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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual ThinkServer UserGuide MachineTypes:1043,1044,4010,and4011 (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Note Beforeusingthisinformationandtheproductitsupports,besuretoreadandunderstandthefollowing: •TheImportantNoticesthatcomeswithyourproduct •TheSafetyInformationandtheWarrantyandSupportInformationonthedocumentationDVDthatcomes withyourproduct •AppendixC“Notices”onpage105 FifthEdition(March2012) ©CopyrightLenovo2010,2012. LIMITEDANDRESTRICTEDRIGHTSNOTICE:IfdataorsoftwareisdeliveredpursuantaGeneralServicesAdministration “GSA (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Contents Safetyinformation..........iii Chapter1.Generalinformation.....1 Introduction.................1 Serverdocumentation.............1 Chapter2.Serversetuproadmap....5 Chapter3.Featuresand technologies..............7 Whatisincludedwithyourserver........7 Features..................7 Specications................7 Softwareprograms..............9 EasyStartup...............9 EasyManage...............9 Reliability,availability,andservi (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Optional-deviceproblems........92 Powerproblems............93 Serialportproblems...........94 Softwareproblems...........95 UniversalSerialBus(USB)portproblems..95 Solvingpowerproblems...........95 SolvingEthernetcontrollerproblems......96 Solvingundeterminedproblems........96 Eventlogs................97 Viewingeventlogswithoutrestartingthe server................98 Systemeventlog..............98 DiagnosticLEDsonthefrontcontrolpanel...98 (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Safetyinformation Note:Beforeusingtheproduct,besuretoreadandunderstandthemultilingualsafetyinstructionsonthe documentationDVDthatcomeswiththeproduct. Antesdeusaroproduto,leiaeentendaasinstruçõesdesegurançamultilínguesnoDVDdedocumentação queoacompanha. Предидаизползватетозипродукт,задължителнопрочететеивникнетевмногоезичнитеинструкции забезопа (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Przedskorzystaniemzproduktunależyzapoznaćsięzwielojęzycznymiinstrukcjamibezpieczeństwa znajdującymisięnapłycieDVDzdokumentacjądostarczonąwrazzproduktem. Antesdeutilizaroproduto,leiaatentamenteasinstruçõesdesegurançamultilinguesqueconstamno DVDdedocumentaçãofornecidocomoproduto. Înaintedeautilizaprodusul,asiguraţi-văcăaţicititşiînţelesinstrucţiuniledesiguranţăînmaimultelimbide peDVD-ulcudocumentaţiecareînsoţ (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Statement1 DANGER Electricalcurrentfrompower,telephone,andcommunicationcablesishazardous. Toavoidashockhazard: •Donotconnectordisconnectanycablesorperforminstallation,maintenance,orrecongurationofthis productduringanelectricalstorm. •Connectallpowercordstoaproperlywiredandgroundedelectricaloutlet. •Connecttoproperlywiredoutletsanyequipmentthatwillbeattachedtothisproduct. •Whenpossible,useonehandonlytoconnectordisconnectsignal (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Statement3 CAUTION: Whenlaserproducts(suchasCD-ROMs,DVDdrives,beropticdevices,ortransmitters)are installed,notethefollowing: •Donotremovethecovers.Removingthecoversofthelaserproductcouldresultinexposureto hazardouslaserradiation.Therearenoserviceablepartsinsidethedevice. •Useofcontrolsoradjustmentsorperformanceofproceduresotherthanthosespeciedherein mightresultinhazardousradiationexposure. DANGER Somelaserproductscontainanembe (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Statement6 CAUTION: Ifyouinstallastrain-reliefbracketoptionovertheendofthepowercordthatisconnectedtothe device,youmustconnecttheotherendofthepowercordtoapowersourcethatiseasilyaccessible incaseitneedstobedisconnected. Statement7 CAUTION: Ifthedevicehasdoors,ensurethatyouremoveorsecurethedoorsbeforemovingorliftingthe devicetoprotectagainstpersonalinjury.Thedoorswillnotsupporttheweightofthedevice. Statement8 CAUTION: Neverremovethecoveron (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Statement11 CAUTION: Thefollowinglabelindicatesapotentialheathazard. Statement12 DANGER Overloadingabranchcircuitisapotentialrehazardandashockhazardundercertainconditions.To avoidthesehazards,ensurethatyoursystemelectricalrequirementsdonotexceedbranchcurrentratings attheinstallationsite. Statement13 CAUTION: Ensurethattherackissecuredproperlytoavoidtippingwhentheserverunitisextendedontherails. Statement14 CAUTION: Someaccessoryoropti (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Statement16 CAUTION: Toreducetheriskofelectricshockorenergyhazards: •Thisequipmentmustbeinstalledbytrainedservicepersonnelinarestricted-accesslocation,as denedbyyourlocalelectricalcodeandthelatesteditionofIEC60950. •Connecttheequipmenttoareliablyearthedsafetyextralowvoltage(SELV)source.AnSELV sourceisasecondarycircuitthatisdesignedsothatnormalandsinglefaultconditionsdonot causethevoltagestoexceedasafelevel(60Vdirectcurrent). •T (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Statement20 CAUTION: Alithiumionbatteryisprovided.Toavoidpossibleexplosion,donotburnthebattery.Replacethe batteryonlywiththeLenovo-approvedpart.Recycleordiscardthebatteryasinstructedbylocal regulations. xThinkServerUserGuide (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Chapter1.Generalinformation Thischapterprovidessomegeneralinformationaboutyourserver. Thischaptercontainsthefollowingtopics: •“Introduction”onpage1 •“Serverdocumentation”onpage1 Introduction ThisUserGuideisforyourLenovo®ThinkServer®RD230server(machinetypes1043,1044,4010,and 4011).Thisdocumentcontainsthefollowinginformation: •Settingupandcablingtheserver •Startingandconguringtheserver •Installingoptionsandreplacing (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Printeddocuments Thefollowingdocumentsareprintedoutandincludedinyourserverpackage. •ReadMeFirst Thisisamultilingualdocumentyoushouldreadrst.Thisdocumentguidesyoutoreadthecomplete warranty,support,andsafetyinformationonthedocumentationDVDthatcomeswithyourserverbefore usingtheproduct.Thisdocumentalsoprovidesinformationabouthowtondthemostup-to-date informationontheLenovoSupportWebsite. •ImportantNotices Thisdocumentincludessafety (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 •RemoteManagementUserGuide Thisdocumentprovidesinformationaboutserverremotemanagement.ThisdocumentisinEnglishonly. •MegaRAIDSASSoftwareUserGuide ThisdocumentprovidesinformationaboutRedundantArrayofIndependentDisks(RAID)andhowto usetheutilityprogramstocongure,monitor,andmaintainyourserverRAIDandrelateddevices.This documentisinEnglishonly. Documentonlyfortrainedservicepersonnel Thefollowingdocumentisintendedonlyfortrainedserviceper (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Chapter2.Serversetuproadmap Thischapterprovidesageneralroadmaptoguideyouthroughsettingupyourserver. Theserversetupprocedurevariesdependingonthecongurationoftheserverwhenitwasdelivered.In somecases,theserverisfullyconguredandyoujustneedtoconnecttheservertothenetworkandan electricaloutlet,andthenyoucanturnontheserver.Inothercases,theserverneedstohavehardware featuresinstalled,requireshardwareandrmwareconguration,andrequiresthe (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Chapter3.Featuresandtechnologies Whatisincludedwithyourserver TheRD230serverpackageincludestheserver,apowercord,documentation,thedocumentationDVD,and softwaremedia. Features TheRD230serveroffersthefollowingfeaturesandtechnologies: •Microprocessor(s):TheserversupportsuptotwoIntel®Xeon®dual-core,quad-core,orhex-core microprocessors. •BIOS:Theserverrmwaredenesastandardinterfacebetweentheoperatingsystem,platformrmware, andext (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Table2.Featuresandspecications Microprocessor(s):Supportsupto twoIntelXeondual-core,quad-core, orhex-coremicroprocessors.Forthe specictypeandspeedinformation aboutthemicroprocessor,use theSetupUtilityprogram.See “UsingtheSetupUtilityprogram”on page71 .Foralistofthesupported microprocessorsforyourserver,goto http://www.lenovo.com/thinkserver. OntheThinkServersystemspage, clickProducts➙Options➙ ThinkServerProcessors. Memorym (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Table2.Featuresandspecications(continued) sound-powerlevel,inbels,fora randomsampleofsystem. 3.Thereisnokeyboardconnector ormouseconnectoronthe server.YoucanconnectaUSB keyboardandUSBmouseto theserverbyusingtheUSB connectors. Softwareprograms Lenovoprovidessoftwaretohelpgetyourserverupandrunning. EasyStartup TheThinkServerEasyStartupprogramsimpliestheprocessofconguringRAIDandinstallingsupported Microsoft®Windows®andLinuxopera (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual •Power-onself-test(POST) •RedundantEthernetconnectionwithfailovercapability(requiresanoptionalEthernetcard) •Standbyvoltageforsystem-managementfeaturesandmonitoring •System-errorlight-emittingdiode(LED)onthefrontpanel •Vitalproductdata(VPD),includingtheserialnumberinformationandreplacementpartnumbers,storedin thenonvolatilememoryforeasierremotemaintenance 10ThinkServerUserGuide (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Chapter4.Locatingparts,controls,LEDs,andconnectors Thischapterprovidesinformationtohelpyoulocateyourserverparts,controls,light-emittingdiodes (LEDs),andconnectors. Frontview Thefollowingillustrationshowsthedrivesandpartsonthefrontoftheserver. Figure1.Frontviewoftheserver 1Slimopticaldrive 2Frontcontrolpanel(see“Frontcontrolpanel”onpage12) 3Mountingpointfor3.5-inchharddiskdrive Rearview Thefollowingillustrationshowsthelocationsofthec (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual ConnectorDescription PowercordconnectorUsedtoconnectthepowercord. Ethernetconnector UsedtoattachanEthernetcableforalocalareanetwork(LAN). Serialport Usedtoattachadevicethatusesa9-pinserialport. USBconnectorUsedtoattachadevicethatusesaUSBconnector,suchasaUSBkeyboard oraUSBmouse. VGAmonitorconnectorUsedtoattachaVGAmonitororotherdevicesthatuseaVGAmonitorconnector. Frontcontrolpanel Thissectionprovidesinformationaboutthefrontcontrolpaneloft (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Table3.FrontcontrolpanelLEDs(continued) LEDStateColorDescription OnGreen LANislinked. Blinking Green LANisactive. Ethernet2 statusLED OffOff LANisnotlinked. On Red Failure.Overtemperatureorovervoltage. Systemstatus LED OffOff Nofailure. On Blue Systemisidentied. IDLED OffOffSystemisnotidentied. EachharddiskdrivehastwostatusLEDsonthefront.ThegreenLED1(bottom)indicatesactivityand theamberLED2(top)indicatestheRAIDstatus. Notes:Iftheo (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Table6.HarddiskdriveLEDsfortheadd-onSASRAIDadapterconguration(somemodels) Description GreenLED1 (bottom)AmberLED2(top) Harddiskdriveisnotpresent. OffOff Harddiskdriveispresentbutisnotactive. OnOff Harddiskdriveispresentandactive.Blinking Off Serverisintheprocessoflocatingtheharddiskdrive. BlinkingBlinking RAIDhasfailed. OffOn Harddiskdriveisrebuilding.BlinkingBlinking TheEthernet1andEthernet2connectorshavetwostatusLEDsthatindicatethe (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual Locatingservercomponents Thefollowingillustrationshowsthelocationsofthemajorcomponentsinyourserver. Figure4.Servercomponentlocations 1Lefthandleofthechassis 6Heatsinkassemblyandmicroprocessor(s)underneath 2Slimopticaldrive7Systemfans 3PCIcard 8Righthandleofthechassis 4Memorymodules 9Mountingpointsforthe3.5-inchharddiskdrives 5Powersupplyassembly Locatingpartsonthesystemboard Thefollowingillustrationsshowthelocationsofthepartsonthesystem (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Figure5.Locatingmajorpartsonthesystemboard 1Memoryslot(CPU1DIMMCHA1)13SATAconnector1 2Memoryslot(CPU1DIMMCHA0)14SATAconnector2 3Memoryslot(CPU1DIMMCHB0)15SATAconnector3 4Memoryslot(CPU1DIMMCHC0)16SATAconnector5 5Powerconnector2(forCPU0)17SATAconnector4 624-pinpowerconnectorforthesystemboard 18Systemboardbattery 7Microprocessor(CPU0)19PCIExpressx8slot(fortherisercardassembly) 8Memoryslot(CPU0DIMMCHA1)20PCIExpressx8slot(fortherisercardass (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Figure6.Locatingotherconnectorsonthesystemboard 1J47(systemfan1connector)7J35(forfrontcontrolcable) 2J48(systemfan2connector)8JP1(ClearCMOSjumper) 3J50(systemfan3connector)9USB2connector 4J56(systemfan4connector)10J45connector(fortheSGPIOconnectorofthe4–portSATAcable) 5J49(systemfan5connector)11JP8(COM2connector) 6J19(frontUSBconnector) Thefollowingtableintroducesthejumperswitchesonthesystemboard. Table8.Jumpersettings JumperPositionD (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Locatingconnectorsonthebackplane Thefollowingillustrationshowstheconnectorlocationsonthebackplane. Figure7.Backplaneconnectorlocations 1Powerconnector2 3Opticaldrivepowerconnector 2Powerconnector1 4Mini-SASsignalcableconnector 18ThinkServerUserGuide (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual Chapter5.Installing,removing,orreplacinghardware Thischapterprovidesinstructionsonhowtoinstall,remove,orreplacehardwareforyourserver. Thischaptercontainsthefollowingtopics: •“Guidelines”onpage19 •“Removingtheservercover”onpage21 •“Installing,removing,orreplacingoptionalhardwaredevices”onpage22 •“Installing,removing,orreplacinghardwaredevices”onpage41 •“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67 Guidelines Thiss (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual •Youdonothavetoturnofftheservertoinstallorreplacehot-swapfans,redundanthot-swapacpower supplies,orhot-plugUSBdevices.However,youmustturnofftheserverbeforeperforminganystepsthat involveinstalling,removing,orreplacingadaptercablesornon-hot-swapoptionaldevicesorcomponents. •Aftercompletinganyinstallation,removal,orreplacementprocedure,reinstallallsafetyshields,guards, labels,andgroundwires. •Foralistofsupportedoptionaldevicesforthese (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Workinginsidetheserverwiththepoweron Attention: Staticelectricitythatisreleasedtointernalservercomponentswhentheserveristurnedonmightcausetheserverto halt,whichmightresultinthelossofdata.Toavoidthispotentialproblem,alwaysuseanelectrostatic-dischargewrist straporothergroundingsystemwhenyouworkinsidetheserverwiththepoweron. Theserversupportshot-swapdevicesandisdesignedtooperatesafelywhileitisturnedonandthecoveris removed.Followtheseguidel (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual 4.Loosenthethumbscrewintherearoftheservercover1.Then,slidetheservercovertotherearuntil youcanliftituptocompletelyremoveitfromthechassis2. Notes: a.Thethumbscrewissecurelyinstalledandyouneedtouseatool,forexampleascrewdriver,to loosenit. b.Thethumbscrewisanintegratedpartoftheservercoveranditcannotberemovedfromtheserver cover. Figure8.Removingtheservercover Toreinstalltheservercover,see“Installingtheservercover”onpage67. Installing,rem (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Note:Allmemorymoduletypesandcapacitiesmustbeconsistent. Table9.DIMMinstallationruleswhenasinglemicroprocessor(CPU0)isinstalled DIMMslotOneDIMMTwoDIMMsThreeDIMMsFourDIMMs CPU0DIMMCHA1 X,4 CPU0DIMMCHA0 XX,1X,1X,1 CPU0DIMMCHB0 X,2X,2X,2 CPU0DIMMCHC0 X,3X,3 Note:InstallingDIMMsonchannelAandchannelBofCPU0shouldenableChannelMirroringMode.Thismode requiresthatyouinstalltheDIMMsinpair,andtheDIMMinstallationforChannelMirroringModeisoneDIMMon CPU (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual 4.Opentheretainingclipsofthememoryslotintowhichyouwanttoinstallthememorymodule. Figure9.Openingtheretainingclipsofthememoryslot 5.Touchthestatic-protectivepackagethatcontainsthenewmemorymoduletoanyunpaintedmetal surfaceontheoutsideoftheserver.Then,removethenewmemorymodulefromthepackage. 6.Positionthenewmemorymoduleoverthememoryslot.Makesurethatthenotch1onthenewmemory moduleisalignedwiththekey2inthememoryslot.Then,pressthenewmemorymodule (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual 1.Removeallmediafromthedrivesandturnoffallattacheddevicesandtheserver.Then,disconnectall powercordsfromelectricaloutletsanddisconnectallcablesthatareconnectedtotheserver. 2.Removetheservercover.See“Removingtheservercover”onpage21. 3.Locatethememoryslotwiththememorymodulethatyouwanttoremove.See“Locatingpartsonthe systemboard”onpage15forthelocationsofthememoryslots. 4.Carefullyopentheretainingclipsoneachendofthememoryslotandthengr (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Removingtheopticaldrive Attention:Donotopenyourserverorattemptanyrepairbeforereadingandunderstandingthe“Safetyinformation” onpageiiiand“Guidelines”onpage19. Thissectionprovidesinstructionsonhowtoremovetheopticaldrive. Toremovetheopticaldrive,dothefollowing: 1.Removeallmediafromthedrivesandturnoffallattacheddevicesandtheserver.Then,disconnectall powercordsfromelectricaloutletsanddisconnectallcablesthatareconnectedtotheserver. 2.R (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual 7.Removetheopticaldriveretentiontabbyremovingthetwoscrewsthatsecurethetab.Savethe retentiontabtousewhenyouinstallanewopticaldrive. Figure13.Removingtheopticaldriveretentiontab 8.Ifyouareinstructedtoreturntheremovedopticaldrive,followallpackaginginstructionsanduseany packagingmaterialsthataresuppliedtoyouforshipping. Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Tocompletetheremovalprocedure,goto“Compl (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Statement3 CAUTION: Whenlaserproducts(suchasCD-ROMs,DVDdrives,beropticdevices,ortransmitters)are installed,notethefollowing: •Donotremovethecovers.Removingthecoversofthelaserproductcouldresultinexposure tohazardouslaserradiation.Therearenoserviceablepartsinsidethedevice. •Useofcontrolsoradjustmentsorperformanceofproceduresotherthanthosespeciedherein mightresultinhazardousradiationexposure. DANGER Somelaserproductscontainanembe (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual 4.Installthetwoscrewstosecuretheretentiontabtotherearofthenewopticaldrive.Then,connectthe signalcable1andthepowercable2totherearofthenewopticaldrive. Figure14.Installingtheretentiontabandconnectingthecables Chapter5.Installing,removing,orreplacinghardware29 (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual 5.Routethecablesthroughthedrivebayholeinthefrontandthenslidetheopticaldriveintothedrive bayuntilitsnapsintoposition. Figure15.Installingtheopticaldrive 6.Connectthepowercabletotheopticaldrivepowerconnectoronthebackplane.See“Locating connectorsonthebackplane”onpage18. 7.ConnectthesignalcabletotheSATA5connectoronthesystemboard.See“Locatingpartsonthe systemboard”onpage15. Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheapp (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual 1.Rotatethedrivetrayhandle2oftheharddiskdrivetrayassembly1totheopenposition.Then,grasp thehandleandpullthedrivetrayassemblywiththeharddiskdriveoutofthebay. Figure16.Removingtheharddiskdrivetrayassemblywiththeharddiskdrive 2.Removethescrewsthatsecuretheharddiskdriveinthetray.Then,removetheharddiskdrive. Figure17.Removinga3.5-inchharddiskdrive Chapter5.Installing,removing,orreplacinghardware31 (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 3.Ifyouareinstructedtoreturntheremovedharddiskdrive,followallpackaginginstructionsanduseany packagingmaterialsthataresuppliedtoyouforshipping. Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Tocompletetheremovalprocedure,goto“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67. Installingahot-swapharddiskdrive Attention:Donotopenyourserverorattemptanyrepairbeforereadingandunderstandingthe“Safetyinformation” on (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual 2.Removethescrewsthatsecuretheplasticllerandthenremovetheplasticller. Figure19.Removingtheller 3.Touchthestatic-protectivepackagethatcontainsthenewharddiskdrivetoanyunpaintedmetal surfaceontheserver.Then,removetheharddiskdrivefromthepackageandplaceitona static-protectivesurface. 4.Makesurethatthedrivetrayhandleisintheopenposition. Chapter5.Installing,removing,orreplacinghardware33 (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual 5.Alignthescrewholesinbothsidesoftheharddiskdrivewiththecorrespondingholesinthetray.Then, installthescrewstosecuretheharddiskdriveinthetray. Figure20.Installinga3.5-inchharddiskdrive 6.Keepthehandleontheharddiskdrivetrayassemblyfullyopen,slidethetraywiththeharddiskdrive intothecorrespondingmountingpointofthehot-swapharddiskdrivebay1,andthenslightlypress thehandletolockthetrayintoplace2. 7.ChecktheharddiskdrivestatusLEDstomakesurethatthe (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Tocompletetheinstallation,goto“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67. Installingorremovingtherisercardassembly Thissectionprovidesinstructionsonhowtoinstallorremovetherisercardassembly. Installingtherisercardassembly Attention:Donotopenyourserverorattemptanyrepairbeforereadingandunderstandingthe“Safetyinformation” onpageiiiand“Guidelines”onpage1 (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual 5.Presstherisercardassembly(mighthavingaPCIcardinstalled)downintotheappropriatePCIcardslot onthesystemboard.Then,closetheretentiontabtosecurethePCIcard(installedontherisercard assembly)andtheninstallthefasteningscrewtosecuretherisercardassemblyinplace. Note:TherisercardassemblymighthaveaPCIcardalreadyinstalledonit.CarefullytthePCIcard intotheserver. Figure21.Installingtherisercardassembly Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhard (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Note:Useanydocumentationthatcomeswiththerisercardassemblyandfollowthoseinstructionsin additiontotheinstructionsinthissection. 1.Removeallmediafromthedrivesandturnoffallattacheddevicesandtheserver.Then,disconnectall powercordsfromelectricaloutletsanddisconnectallcablesthatareconnectedtotheserver. 2.Removetheservercover.See“Removingtheservercover”onpage21. 3.DisconnectanycablesfromthePCIcardoranycablesthatimpedeaccesstotherisercardass (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual 5.Removethefasteningscrewthatsecurestherisercardassembly1andlifttherisercardassembly straightupbyitsedgestoremoveit2. Figure23.Removingtherisercardassembly(withaPCIcardinstalled) Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Tocompletetheremovalprocedure,goto“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67. InstallingorremovingaPCIcard ThissectionprovidesinstructionsonhowtoinstallorremoveaPCIcard. Installing (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual 2.Removetheservercover.See“Removingtheservercover”onpage21. 3.Removetherisercardassembly.See“Removingtherisercardassembly”onpage36. 4.InstallthePCIcardintotheslotontherisercardassembly. Figure24.InstallingaPCIcardintotheslotontherisercardassembly 5.InstalltherisercardassemblyintoanappropriatePCIcardslotonthesystemboard.See“Installing therisercardassembly”onpage35 . 6.ConnectanycablestothePCIcard. Whattodonext: •Toworkwitha (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual 5.RemovethePCIcardfromthePCIcardslotontherisercardassembly. Figure25.RemovingthePCIcardfromtherisercardassembly IfyouareinstructedtoreturnthePCIcard,followallpackaginginstructionsanduseanypackagingmaterials thataresuppliedtoyouforshipping. Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Tocompletetheremovalprocedure,goto“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67 . RemovingorinstallingtheEthernetcard This (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual •Tocompletetheremovalprocedure,goto“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67. InstallingtheEthernetcard Attention:Donotopenyourserverorattemptanyrepairbeforereadingandunderstandingthe“Safetyinformation” onpageiii and“Guidelines”onpage19. ThissectionprovidesinstructionsonhowtoinstalltheEthernetcardandhowtoinstalltheEthernetcard driveronWindowsoperatingsystems. ToinstalltheEthernetcard,dothefollowing: 1.Removeallmediafromthedr (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Removingthesystemboardbattery Attention:Donotopenyourserverorattemptanyrepairbeforereadingandunderstandingthe“Safetyinformation” onpageiiiand“Guidelines”onpage19. Thissectionprovidesinstructionsonhowtoremovethesystemboardbattery. Toremovethesystemboardbattery,dothefollowing: 1.Removeallmediafromthedrivesandturnoffallattacheddevicesandtheserver.Then,disconnectall powercordsfromelectricaloutletsanddisconnectallcablesthatareconnect (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Statement2 DANGER Dangerofexplosionifbatteryisincorrectlyreplaced. Whenreplacingthelithiumcoincellbattery,useonlythesameoranequivalenttypethatis recommendedbythemanufacturer.Thebatterycontainslithiumandcanexplodeifnotproperly used,handled,ordisposedof. Donot: •Throworimmerseintowater •Heattomorethan100°C(212°F) •Repairordisassemble Disposeofthebatteryasrequiredbylocalordinancesorregulations. Toinstallthesystemboardbattery,dothef (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual Notes: 1.UseanydocumentationthatcomeswiththeRAIDcontrollerandfollowthoseinstructionsinadditionto theinstructionsinthissection. 2.Whenyoudisconnectthepowersourcefromtheserver,youlosetheabilitytoviewtheLEDsbecause theLEDsarenotlitwhenthepowersourceisremoved.Beforeyoudisconnectthepowersource,make anoteofwhichLEDsarelit,includingtheLEDsthatarelitonthefrontcontrolpanel. TheRAIDcontrollerisinstalledontherisercardassembly.ToremovetheRAIDcontro (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Notes: a.ThebatterycardassemblyprotectstheintegrityofthecacheddataontheRAIDcontrollerby providingbackuppowerupto72hoursinthecaseofacompleteacpowerfailureorabriefpower outage.Ithasbuilt-infunctionalitytochargethebatterypackautomaticallyandtocommunicate batterystatusinformationsuchasvoltage,temperature,andcurrenttoyourserver.Italsoprovides aninexpensivealternativetousinganuninterruptiblepowersupply,andasecondleveloffault tolerancewhenused (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual a.Notethetopviewandthebottomviewofthebatterycardassembly.Then,insertthebatterypack harnessconnectorintothe5-pinJ3batterypackharnessconnectoronthebacksideofthebattery cardassembly.Formoreinformation,refertothefollowingillustrations. Figure28.Topviewofthebatterycardassembly 1Batterypackharness Figure29.Bottomviewofthebatterycardassembly 1J3batterypackharnessconnector 2J1connector 3J2board-to-boardconnector b.Withthefrontsideup,placetheRAI (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual c.HoldthebatterycardassemblywiththebatterysideupandtheJ2board-to-boardconnectorlining upwiththeJ7BBUconnector1ontheRAIDcontroller.Carefullypressthebatterycardassembly ontotheRAIDcontrollersothatthetwoconnectorsarermlyjoined.Then,securethebattery cardassemblytotheRAIDcontrollerwiththethreescrewsandthestandoffsthatcomewiththe batterycardassemblyaccessorykit. Figure30.Installingthebatterycardassembly 1J7BBUconnector 5.See“InstallingaP (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual InstallingtheThinkServer8708EM2RAIDAdapter Attention:Donotopenyourserverorattemptanyrepairbeforereadingandunderstandingthe“Safetyinformation” onpageiiiand“Guidelines”onpage19. ThistopicprovidesinstructionsonhowtoinstalltheThinkServer8708EM2RAIDAdapter(hereafterreferred toastheRAIDcontrollerwithinthistopic)andthebatterycardassemblyforthisRAIDcontroller. ToinstalltheRAIDcontroller,dothefollowing: Note:Useanydocumentationthatcomesw (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 ToinstallthebatterycardassemblyontotheRAIDcontroller,dothefollowing: a.Notethetopviewandbottomviewofthebatterycardassembly.Then,insertthebatterypack harnessconnectorintotheJ4batterypackharnessconnectoronthebacksideofthebatterycard assembly.Formoreinformation,refertothefollowingillustrations. Figure32.Topviewofthebatterycardassembly 1Batterypackharness Figure33.Bottomviewofthebatterycardassembly 1J4batterypackharnessconnector 2J5board-to (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 c.HoldthebatterycardassemblywiththebatterysideupandtheJ5board-to-boardconnector liningupwiththeJ10BBUconnector1ontheRAIDcontroller.Carefullypressthebatterycard assemblyontotheRAIDcontrollersothatthetwoconnectorsarermlyjoined.Then,securethe batterycardassemblytotheRAIDcontrollerwiththethreescrewsandthestandoffsthatcome withthebatterycardassemblyaccessorykit. Figure34.InstallingthebatterycardassemblyontotheRAIDcontroller 1J10BBUconnect (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 7.InstalltheRAIDcontrollerintoanappropriatePCIcardslotontherisercardassembly.Then,install thescrewtosecuretheRAIDcontrollerinplace. Figure36.InstallingtheRAIDcontrollerintothePCIcardslotontherisercardassembly 8.InstalltherisercardassemblywiththeRAIDcontrollerintoanappropriatePCIcardslotonthesystem board. 9.Connecttheotherendofthe400mm(15.75inches)miniSASsignalcabletotheminiSASsignalcable connector1onthebackplaneofyourserver. Figure37.Mi (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual ThistopicprovidesinstructionsonhowtoinstalltheThinkServerRAID700Adapter(hereafterreferredtoas theRAIDcontrollerwithinthistopic)andthebatterycardassemblyforthisRAIDcontroller. ToinstalltheRAIDcontroller,dothefollowing: Note:UseanydocumentationthatcomeswiththeRAIDcontrollerandfollowthoseinstructionsinaddition totheinstructionsinthistopic. 1.Removeallmediafromthedrivesandturnoffallattacheddevicesandtheserver.Then,disconnectall powercordsfr (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 a.Notethebottomviewofthebatterycardassembly. Figure38.Bottomviewofthebatterycardassembly 1J1board-to-boardconnector 2J2remoteconnector(reservedforuse) b.Withthefrontsideup,placetheRAIDcontrolleronaat,clean,static-freesurface. c.HoldthebatterycardassemblywiththebatterysideupandtheJ1board-to-boardconnector liningupwiththeJ6B1BBUconnector 1ontheRAIDcontroller.Carefullypressthebatterycard assemblyontotheRAIDcontrollersothatthetwoconnecto (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual 6.ConnecttheminiSASsignalcabletoports0-3ontheRAIDcontroller. Note:Usethe400mm(15.75inches)miniSASsignalcable. Figure40.ConnectingtheminiSASsignalcabletotheRAIDcontroller 1Ports0-3 2Ports4-7(reservedforuse) 7.InstalltheRAIDcontrollerintoanappropriatePCIcardslotontherisercardassembly.Then,install thescrewtosecuretheRAIDcontrollerinplace. Figure41.InstallingtheRAIDcontrollerintothePCIcardslotontherisercardassembly 8.Installtherisercardasse (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 9.Connecttheotherendofthe400mm(15.75inches)miniSASsignalcabletotheminiSASsignalcable connector1onthebackplaneofyourserver. Figure42.MiniSASsignalcableconnectoronthebackplane Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Tocompletetheinstallation,goto“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67. Removingorinstallingtheheatsinkassembly Thissectionprovidesinstructionsonhowtoremoveorinstalltheheatsinkassembl (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual 3.Removetheeightscrewsthatsecuretheheatsinkassembly1-8andgentlyliftouttheheatsink assembly. Figure43.Removingtheheatsinkassembly 1-8Screws 9Airow 10Indicatesthefrontofthechassis 4.Ifyouareinstructedtoreturntheheatsinkassembly,followallpackaginginstructionsanduseany packagingmaterialsthataresuppliedtoyouforshipping. Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Toinstalltheheatsinkassembly,see“Insta (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual CAUTION: Theheatsinkandmicroprocessormightbeveryhot.Turnofftheserverandwaitthreetoveminutes tolettheservercoolbeforeremovingtheservercover. Toinstalltheheatsinkassembly,dothefollowing: 1.Removeallmediafromthedrivesandturnoffallattacheddevicesandtheserver.Then,disconnectall powercordsfromelectricaloutletsanddisconnectallcablesthatareconnectedtotheserver. 2.Removetheservercover.See“Removingtheservercover”onpage21. 3.Positiontheheat (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Tocompletetheinstallation,goto“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67. Removingorinstallingthepowersupply Thissectionprovidesinstructionsonhowtoremoveorinstallthepowersupply. Removingthepowersupply Attention:Donotopenyourserverorattemptanyrepairbeforereadingandunderstandingthe“Safetyinformation” onpageiiiand“Guidelines”onpage19. Thissectionprovid (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual 3.Removethefourscrews1and2thatsecurethepowersupply. Figure45.Removingthescrewsthatsecurethepowersupply Chapter5.Installing,removing,orreplacinghardware59 (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 4.Disconnectthepowercablesfromconnectors3,4,and5onthesystemboard,andfromconnectors 1and2onthebackplane. Figure46.Disconnectingthepowercables 5.Disconnectthepowercablesfromanyothercardsordevices. Note:Thepowercablesarepartofthepowersupply.Donottrytoremoveordisconnectthepower cablesfromthepowersupply. 6.Carefullyliftthepowersupplyoutoftheserver. 7.Ifyouareinstructedtoreturnthepowersupply,followallpackaginginstructionsanduseanypackaging ma (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 DANGER Hazardousmovingparts.Keepngersandotherbodypartsaway. Statement8 CAUTION: Neverremovethecoveronapowersupplyoranypartthathasthefollowinglabelattached. Hazardousvoltage,current,andenergylevelsarepresentinsideanycomponentthathasthislabel attached.Therearenoserviceablepartsinsidethesecomponents.Ifyoususpectaproblemwith oneoftheseparts,contactaservicetechnician. Toinstallthepowersupply,dothefollowing: 1.Removeallmediafromthedrivesan (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 3.Carefullyplacethepowersupplyintotheserverbyaligningthescrewholesinthepowersupplywith thecorrespondingholesinthechassis.Then,installthefourscrews1and2tosecurethepower supplyinplace. Figure47.Installingthescrewstosecurethepowersupply 62ThinkServerUserGuide (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 4.Connectthepowercablestothesystemboardconnectors3,4,and5,andtothebackplane connectors1and2. Figure48.Connectingthepowercables 5.Connectthepowercablestoanyothercardsordevices. Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Tocompletetheinstallation,goto“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67. Removingorinstallingthemicroprocessor Thissectionprovidesinstructionsonhowtoremoveorinstallthemicroprocessor. (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual 2.Removetheservercover.See“Removingtheservercover”onpage21. 3.Removetheheatsinkassembly.See“Removingtheheatsinkassembly”onpage55. 4.Liftthesmallhandleandopentheretainertoaccessthemicroprocessor.Then,carefullyliftthe microprocessorstraightupandoutofthesocket,andplaceitonastatic-protectivesurface. Note:Touchonlytheedgesofthemicroprocessor. Figure49.Removingthemicroprocessor 5.Ifyouareinstructedtoreturnthemicroprocessor,followallpa (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual microprocessoroptionkitanddisposeoftheoldone.Thenewheatsinkhasgreasealreadyappliedforboth therstandsecondmicroprocessors. Foroptimalperformance,followthesemicroprocessorinstallationrules: 1.Whentwomicroprocessorsareinstalled,bothmusthavethesamecorevoltageandcorespeed. 2.Whenonlyonemicroprocessorisinstalled,itmustbeinthesocketlabeledCPU0.Theothersocket mustbekeptempty. 3.AlwaysinstallthemicroprocessorrstintotheCPU0socket,andthenins (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual 6.Removetheprotectivecoverfromthemicroprocessorsocket.Toavoiddamagingthepinsinthe microprocessorsocket,donottouchthepinswhileremovingthecover. Figure52.Removingthemicroprocessorsocketcover 7.Removethenewmicroprocessorfromtheprotectivecoverthatprotectsthegoldcontactsonthe bottomofthenewmicroprocessor. Figure53.Removingthenewmicroprocessorfromtheprotectivecover 8.Holdthenewmicroprocessorbytheedgesandalignthenotches1onitwiththetabs2inthe m (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Figure54.Installingthemicroprocessor Whattodonext: •Toworkwithanotherpieceofhardware,gototheappropriatesection. •Tocompletetheinstallation,goto“Completingthepartsreplacement”onpage67. Completingthepartsreplacement Thissectionprovidesinstructionstohelpyoucompletethepartsreplacementandturnonyourserver. Tocompletethepartsreplacement,youmustreinstalltheservercover,reconnectallthecablesand,for somedevices,runtheSetupUtilityprogramtod (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 endwitharedconnector,andsoon.See“Rearview”onpage11foranillustrationoftheI/Oconnectorson therearoftheserver. Turningontheserver Whentheserverisconnectedtoanacpowersourcebutisnotturnedon,theoperatingsystemdoesnot run,andallcorelogicexceptfortheserviceprocessor(theintegratedmanagementmodule)isshutdown; however,theservercanrespondtorequeststotheserviceprocessor,suchasaremoterequesttoturnon theserver.Thepower-onLEDashestoindicatethatt (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual Theservercanbeturnedoffinanyofthefollowingways: •Youcanturnofftheserverfromtheoperatingsystem,ifyouroperatingsystemsupportsthisfeature.After anorderlyshutdownoftheoperatingsystem,theserverwillturnoffautomatically. •Youcanpressthepowerbuttontostartanorderlyshutdownoftheoperatingsystemandturnoffthe server,ifyouroperatingsystemsupportsthisfeature. •Iftheoperatingsystemstopsfunctioning,youcanpressandholdthepowerbuttonformorethanfour s (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual Chapter6.Conguringtheserver Thefollowingcongurationprogramscomewiththeserver: •SetupUtilityprogram:TheSetupUtilityprogramispartoftheserverrmware.YoucanusetheSetup Utilityprogramtoviewyourserverconguration,changethestartupdevicesequence,setthedate andtime,andsetpasswords.Forinformationaboutusingthisprogram,see“UsingtheSetupUtility program”onpage71 . •Ethernetcontrollerconguration:ForinformationaboutconguringtheE (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual •Resolvecongurationconicts StartingtheSetupUtilityprogram TostarttheSetupUtilityprogram,dothefollowing: 1.Approximatelythreeminutesaftertheserverisconnectedtoaworkingelectricaloutlet,thepower buttonbecomesactive.TurnontheserverandthePOSTrunsautomatically.Youwillthenseethelogo screen.ThePOSTisasetoftestsandproceduresthatareperformedeachtimeyouturnonyourserver. 2.PressDelassoonasyouseethelogoscreen.TheSetupUtilityprogramopens.Ifyo (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Table13.ItemsundertheMainmenu ItemOptionDescription AMIBIOSViewtheBIOSversionandcreation dateinformation. Processor Viewmicroprocessorinformation. SystemMemory Viewmemorycapacityinformation. SystemTimeHH:MM:SSSetsystemtime. SystemDateMM/DD/YYYYSetsystemdate. Table14.ItemsundertheAdvancedmenu ItemDescription CPUCongurationEnterthesubmenutoseealltheoptions.SeeSubmenus undertheCPUConguration. MassStorageControllerCongurationEntert (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Table15.SubmenusundertheCPUConguration(continued) ItemOptionDescription Intel®VirtualizationTechDisabled/[Enabled] EnableordisabletheIntel VirtualizationTech.Thistechnology canprovideadditionalcapacityfor hardwarecomputing.Ifyousetthis featuretoEnabled,youhavetoturn offtheserveranddisconnectthe powercordfromelectricaloutlet,and thenreconnectthepowercordand turnontheservertomakethisfeature takeeffect. Execute-DisableBitCapabilityDisa (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Table16.SubmenusundertheMassStorageControllerConguration ItemOptionDescription SATACongurationDisabled/[Enabled]EnableordisabletheintegratedSATA controller. CongureSATAas[IDE]/RAID Toselecttheharddiskdrivemode. IfthisoptionissettoIDE,allthe SATAconnectorswillbecongured asstand-aloneSATAconnectors. Notes: 1.Thesettingsin[]arethedefaultsettingsintheSetupUtilityprogram. 2.TheSATACongurationitemmightnotapplybecauseyourserverc (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Server Manual Table19.SubmenusundertheHardwareHealthConguration(continued) ItemOptionDescription H/WHealthFunctionDisabled/[Enabled] Enableordisablethehardware monitorfunction. AutoFANControlDisabled/[Enabled] IfthisoptionissettoDisabled,the fanrunsatthefullspeed;ifthisoption issettoEnabled,thefanspeedis controlledbythesystemtemperature. PWMMinimalDutyCycle[60%DutyCycle]/45%DutyCycle /30%DutyCycle SelectthePWMMinimalDutyCycle forthefan:60%-100%,45 (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Table21.SubmenuundertheIntelVT-dConguration ItemOptionDescription IntelVT-d Disabled/[Enabled] Enableordisablethevirtualization technologyforI/Odevices. Note:Thesettingsin[]arethedefaultsettingsintheSetupUtilityprogram. Table22.SubmenusundertheRemoteAccessConguration ItemOptionDescription RemoteAccess [Disabled]/Enabled Enableordisabletheserialport remoteaccess. Note:Thesettingsin[]arethedefaultsettingsintheSetupUtilityprogram. Ta (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Table24.ItemsundertheBootmenu ItemSub-itemOptionDescription QuickBoot[Disabled]/Enabled Enableordisablethequick bootfeature. QuietBoot[Enabled]/Disabled Enableordisablethe featuretoshowOEMLogo duringthePOST. AddOnROM/Display Mode [ForceBIOS]/KeepCurrentSettheAddOnROM DisplayMode. BootSettingsConguration BootupNum-Lock [Off]/OnSettheNum-LockLED state. 1stBootDeviceBootdevicenames BootDevicePriority 2ndBootDeviceBootdevicenames Setthes (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Table26.ItemsundertheChipsetmenu(continued) ItemSub-itemOptionDescription SouthBridgeCongurationRestoreonACPowerLossPowerOff/PowerOn/ [LastState] Ifthepowerisrecovered afteroutage,thesystem willbeatthestatethatyou setunderRestoreonAC PowerLoss. Note:Thesettingsin[]arethedefaultsettingsintheSetupUtilityprogram. ExitingtheSetupUtilityprogram Afteryounishviewingorchangingsettings,pressEsctoreturntotheSetupUtilityprogrammainmenu. Youm (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Note:Apasswordcanbeanycombinationofupto6(1to6)alphabeticandnumericcharacters.For moreinformation,see“Passwordconsiderations”onpage79. RAIDcontrollers ThefollowingtableliststhevariousutilitiesavailabletocongureRAIDcontrollersbeforeanoperating systemisinstalled. Table27.RAIDutilities UtilityDescriptionLocation Wheretondmore information EasyStartupRAID congurationutility •Forusewithall factory-supportedRAID controllers •Au (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual TheEasyStartupprogramhasthefollowingfeatures: •Self-bootingDVD •Easy-to-use,language-selectableinterface •Integratedhelpsystem •Automatichardwaredetection •RAIDcongurationutility •Devicedriversprovidedbasedontheservermodelanddetecteddevices •Selectablepartitionsizeandlesystem •Supportformultipleoperatingsystems •Installstheoperatingsystemanddevicedriversinanunattendedmodetosavetime •Createsareuseableresponse (...)

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ThinkServer RD230 Ifyoucontinuetothemainprograminterface,youwillhavethefollowingselectableoptions: •Compatibilitynotes:ThisselectionprovidesinformationabouttheRAIDcontrollers,operatingsystems, andservercongurationssupportedbythatversionoftheEasyStartupprogram. •UserGuide:Thisselectionprovidesinformationaboutthefeaturesprovidedbythatversionofthe EasyStartupprogram. •Hardwarelist:ThisselectiondisplaysalistofhardwaredevicesdetectedbytheEasyStartupp (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual •Startinstallation:Thistaskstartstheactualinstallationprocess.First,thediskispreparedusingthedisk andpartitioninformationyouspecied.Thenyouarepromptedtoinserttheoperatingsystemdisk,and theoperatingsystemisinstalledusingtheinformationthatyouspecied. ConguringtheonboardSATAsoftwareRAID ThischapterprovidesinstructionsonhowtoconguretheonboardSATAsoftwareRAIDbyusingthe INTELiMSTCongurationUtilityprogram. RAIDinformation Duri (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual 3.Whennishallthesettings,pressEnter.Awarningmessagewillbedisplayed.PressYtoconrm yoursettingsandcreatethevolume. DeletingtheRAIDvolume ThissectionprovidesinstructionsonhowtodeletetheRAIDvolumebyusingtheIntelMatrixStorage Managerprogram. TodeletetheRAIDvolumebyusingtheIntelMatrixStorageManagerprogram,dothefollowing: 1.SelectDeleteRAIDVolumefromtheIntelMatrixStorageManagerprogrammainmenuandpressEnter. TheDELETEVOLUMEMENUopens. 2.Fol (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Manual Toupdateyoursystem,dothefollowing: 1.Gotohttp://www.lenovo.com/support. 2.ClickDownload&Drivers➙ThinkServerandthenfollowtheinstructionsontheWebpageto downloadtheISOimagefortheEasyUpdateFirmwareUpdaterprogram. 3.BurntheISOimagetoadisc. 4.Settheopticaldriveastherstbootdeviceandinsertthediscintotheopticaldrive.Theserverwill proceeddirectlytotheUserInterfaceApplication’sintroductoryscreen. 5.Readthemessagesandinstructionsdisplaye (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual Chapter7.Troubleshooting Thischapterdescribesthediagnostictoolsthatareavailabletohelpyousolveproblemsthatmightoccurin theserver. Ifyoucannotdiagnoseandcorrectaproblembyusingtheinformationinthischapter,seeAppendixB “Gettinginformation,help,andservice”onpage101 formoreinformation. Troubleshootingtables Usethetroubleshootingtablestondsolutionstoproblemsthathaveidentiablesymptoms. Ifyouhavejustaddednewsoftwareoranewoptionaldevicea (...)

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Lenovo ThinkServer RD230 Operation & user’s manual SymptomAction 3.ReplacetheDVDdrive. TheDVDdrivetrayisnot working. 1.Makesurethattheserveristurnedon. 2.Inserttheendofastraightenedpaperclipintothemanualtray-releaseopening. 3.ReseattheDVDdrive. 4.ReplacetheDVDdrive. Generalproblems •FollowthesuggestedactionsintheorderinwhichtheyarelistedintheActioncolumnuntiltheproblemis solved. •SeethepartslistingintheHardwareMaintenanceManualtodeterminewhichcomponentsarecustomer replaceableunits(C (...)

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