Connect to a Power Source

About this task

The power source is located in the back panel of the appliance and the power button is located in the front control panel. To connect the appliance to a power source:


  1. Locate the power cord retention strap from the AC power cord bracket and cable clamp kit:
    1. Insert the locking tab end of the retention strap into the receiver hole located to the right of power supply.
    2. Adjust the slider of the Retention Strap to a desired position while pushing up the locking tab on the bottom of the slider.
  2. Connect the two AC power cables to power supplies 1 and 2.
    These two power supplies combine to create an optional redundant power supply.
  3. Optionally, wrap the slider strap over the power cord and lock it securely in place.
  4. Plug the other end of the cables into grounded electrical outlets or to separate power sources such as an uninterrupted power supply (UPS) or a power distribution unit (PDU).
  5. Power on the appliance. The power button is on the front control panel.