Reinstall controller canister

You reinstall the controller canister into the controller shelf after installing the new HIC.


  1. Turn the controller canister over, so that the removable cover faces down.
  2. With the cam handle in the open position, slide the controller canister all the way into the controller shelf.

    The following figure is an example of an E2824 controller shelf or EF280 flash array:

    Controller canister Cam handle

    The following figure is an example of an E2860 controller shelf:

    Controller canister Cam handle

  3. Move the cam handle to the left to lock the controller canister in place.
  4. Reconnect all the cables you removed.
    Attention: Do not connect data cables to the new HIC ports at this time.
  5. (Optional) If you are adding HICs to a duplex configuration, repeat all steps to remove the second controller canister, install the second HIC, and reinstall the second controller canister.

After you finish

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