Figure 22 Removing the filler panel over an interface card slot
Hold the captive screws on the front panel of the interface card, and gently push the interface card
in along the slot guide rail until the interface card is in close contact with the switch chassis (see
callout 1 in
Tighten the captive screws with a Phillips screwdriver to attach the interface card in the slot (see
callout 2 in
Figure 23 Installing an interface card
Put away the removed filler panel for future use.
When you tighten the captive screws, the torque must not be higher than 0.4 N-m.
Removing an interface card
Do not touch the surface-mounted components directly with your hands.
Do not use too much force during the operation.
If no new card is to be installed, install the filler panel to prevent dust and ensure good ventilation in the
To remove an interface card: