Veritas Appliance Safety and Maintenance Guide

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Product(s): Appliances (Version Not Specified)
Platform: Veritas 3340,Veritas 5340,Veritas 5230,Veritas 5150,Veritas 5240,Veritas 5250,Veritas 5350

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Warning icons remind you of safety precautions to be followed during installation and maintenance operations.

Table: Warning icons



Indicates a hazard with a high level of risk that may result in death or serious injury.

Indicates a hazard with a medium or a low level of risk, that can result in minor or moderate injury.

Indicates a potentially hazardous situation, which if not avoided, could result in equipment damage, data loss, performance degradation, or unexpected results.

Electrostatic discharge (ESD) prevention identifier.

Wear ESD-preventive gloves or an ESD-preventive wrist strap to avoid electrostatic injuries or damage.

Weight warning identifier.

Be aware of the weight of a device before moving it.

Warning identifier against inserting and removing system disks.

Do not insert or remove system disks without following proper procedures. The Appliance operating system may be damaged and data may get lost due to the wrong operation .

Power warning identifier.

Shut off all power sources when turning off a device.

Identifier for reading the manual.

Read the manual before operating a device.

Example: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11

Drive identifier.

Indicates the ID number of the slot where a disk drive resides.