Removing or Replacing a V300 Virtual Port Extender

About this task

For instructions on installing a V300 Virtual Port Extender, refer to Installing a V300 Virtual Port Extender.

To replace a V300 Virtual Port Extender or remove it from service, follow these steps:

Procedure

  1. Disconnect the port extender from its power source and, if applicable, from its redundant power supply.
  2. Support the port extender while you remove the rack-mounting screws that hold the front mounting brackets in place against the rack posts.
  3. Carefully slide the port extender out of the rack.
  4. Place the port extender on a secure, flat surface.
    Optionally, remove the mounting brackets from the sides.
  5. Install a new port extender using the instructions in Installing a V300 Virtual Port Extender.