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Powering Off the ACX6160

Powering Off the ACX6160

Before you power off an ACX6160:

  • Ensure that you have taken the necessary precautions to prevent electrostatic discharge (ESD) damage. See Prevention of Electrostatic Discharge Damage.

  • Ensure that you do not need to route traffic through the ACX6160.

  • Ensure that you have the following parts and tools available to power off the ACX6160:

    • An ESD grounding strap

    • An external management device such as a PC

    • An RJ-45 to DB-9 rollover cable to connect the external management device to the console port

To power off an ACX6160:

  1. Remove the power source cable from the power supply faceplate. Remove the screws securing the ring lugs attached to the power source cables to the power supply using the screwdriver and remove the power source cables from the power supply. Replace the screws on the terminals and tighten them.
  2. Remove all the cables from the device before removing it from the rack or cabinet.