Removing a DIMM - BladeCenter HX5

Use this information to remove a dual inline memory module (DIMM) from the blade server.

The following illustration shows how to remove a DIMM from the blade server.

Graphic illustrating the removal of DIMMs in the blade server

To remove a DIMM, complete the following steps:

  1. Before you begin, read Safety and Installation guidelines.
  2. Locate the DIMM connectors (see Blade server connectors - BladeCenter HX5). Determine which DIMM you want to remove from the blade server.
    Attention: To avoid breaking the retaining clips or damaging the DIMM connectors, handle the clips gently.
  3. Make sure that both retaining clips on DIMM connector into which you will be removing the DIMM are in the open position.
  4. Using your fingers, pull the DIMM out of the connector.