Installing a Hood Lock (Smart Cover Lock)
and Hood Sensor on HP Workstations
The installation location for the hood lock on some HP workstations, such as the xw6200, is located under
the top panel of the unit. If this is the case with your workstation, use this document and the Smart Cover
Lock and Hood Sensor Installation Guide, included in this kit, to install the hood lock and hood sensor.
NOTE: For detailed instructions on installing and removing components on your HP Workstation, refer to
the Service and Technical Reference Guide for your unit. For HP Workstation support information, visit
Removing the Top Panel
To remove the top panel:
1. Disconnect power from the system, remove the hood cover, and remove the front bezel.
2. Insert a flat-blade screw driver into the slot 1 as shown.
3. Gently pull down on the screw driver to disengage the cover from the unit.
4. Slide the cover back about an inch and then lift it off the unit.