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Installing the SSD on the cRIO-9803

    Last Modified: May 15, 2018

    If the cRIO-9803 does not come with the solid-state drive (SSD) installed, refer to the following steps for installation procedures.

    What to Use

    • cRIO-9803 empty drive, 785921-01
    • Thermal pad, included with the 785921-01
    • Screwdriver, Torx T10
    • Screwdriver, Phillips #1
    • mSATA full-size SSD, user-provided

    What to Do


    The performance of this product can be disrupted if subjected to Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) during operation. To prevent damage, industry-standard ESD prevention measures must be employed during installation, maintenance, and operation.

    1. Use the Torx screwdriver to remove the four side screws from the module.
    2. Remove the module cover and locate the drive socket.
    3. Remove the liner from the thermal pad and affix it to the bottom of the drive with the pink side facing away from the drive.
      Figure 1. Affixing the Thermal Pad
    4. Use the Phillips screwdriver to remove the two SSD mounting screws.
    5. Insert the drive into the drive socket.
      Figure 2. Inserting the SSD into the Drive Socket
    6. Secure the drive using the two SSD mounting screws, gently compressing the thermal pad.
      Figure 3. Securing the Drive
    7. Replace the module cover and secure it using the four side screws.

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