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Installing the NM-CUE 256-MB SDRAM DIMM Memory Card
Product Number: MEMCUE-256D=
This document describes how to install a 256-MB SDRAM DIMM memory card in the NM-CUE network module .
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Installing a 256-MB SDRAM DIMM Memory Card in the NM-CUE Network Module
NM-CUE network modules have 256 MB of SDRAM installed on the system board. You can install an additional SDRAM DIMM in the SDRAM DIMM connector to expand system memory to a maximum of 512 MB.
Caution When you remove or install DIMMs, always wear an ESD-preventive wrist strap, and ensure that it makes good contact with your skin. Connect the equipment end of the wrist strap to the metal part of the chassis.
Caution Handle SDRAM DIMMs by the edges only. DIMMs are ESD-sensitive components and can be damaged by mishandling.
SDRAM DIMMs have a polarization notch on the mating edge to prevent incorrect insertion. Figure 2 shows the polarization notch on an SDRAM DIMM.
To install a 256-MB SDRAM DIMM memory card in the NM-CUE network module, follow these steps:
Step 1 Remove the daughter card from the NM-CUE system board. (See Figure 1.)
Figure 1 NM-CUE System Board with Daughter Card
Step 2 Locate the existing 256-MB SDRAM DIMM memory card socket on the NM-CUE. (See Figure 1.)
Step 3 Make sure that both latches on the SDRAM DIMM connector are in the open position.
Step 4 Orient the SDRAM DIMM so that the polarization notch lines up with the polarization key on the connector. (See Figure 2.)
Figure 2 SDRAM DIMM Showing Polarization Notch
Step 5 Carefully and firmly press the 256-MB SDRAM DIMM into the connector until the latches close onto the SDRAM DIMM. Make sure that both latches rotate to the closed position against the SDRAM DIMM. (See Figure 3.)
Figure 3 SDRAM DIMM Latches
Step 6 Reinstall the NM-CUE daughter board on the NM-CUE firmly seating the daughter card on the system board connector pins. (See Figure 4.)
Figure 4 Connector Pins
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