Prepare the Server for Operation
Use this procedure to return the server to an operational state after performing
Ensure that all external front and rear components are fully installed.
Ensure that all cables are connected to the rear of the server.
Connect all AC power cables to their inlets on the rear of the server and
verify that they are locked.
The retaining clips lock the power cables and prevent accidental
If necessary, connect the other end of the AC power cables to the supply
Ensure that the server is powering into standby power mode.
When AC power is applied to the server power inlets, the server boots into
standby power mode (for information, see Server Boot Process and Normal Operating State Indicators).
Verify that none of the server Service Action Required indicators on
externally facing indicator panels are lit.
Power on the server. See Power On the Server.