How to Replace Common Parts in your Small Form Factor (SFF) or Ultra Small Form Factor (USFF) Dell Desktop

Summary: This article will guide you in the replacement of common parts for your Small Form Factor (SFF) or Ultra Small Form Factor (USFF) Dell desktop

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Instructions


Before performing any maintenance procedures, please perform the following steps:

  1. Review the safety information shipped with your Dell product. Visit dell.com/manuals to access digital versions of those documents.
  2. Disconnect all power sources before opening the computer cover or panels. Replace all covers, panels and screws before connecting to the power source.
  3. Avoid damaging components and cards. Handle them by their edges and avoid touching pins and contacts.
  4. When disconnecting a cable, pull on the connector or pull tag. Do not pull on the cable itself.
  5. Review our video on avoiding unintentional damage from electrostatic discharge.

Learn how to Avoid ESD Damage (2:30) - English Only

Remove the Memory

Learn how to Replace the Memory in your Dell Desktop (2:46) - English Only


Remove the Hard Drive

Learn how to Replace the Hard Disk Drive in your Dell Desktop (3:14) - English Only


Replace the Optical Drive on your Ultra Small Form Factor (USFF) Dell Desktop

Learn how to Replace the Optical Drive in your Ultra Small Form Factor (USFF) Dell Desktop (2:58) - English Only


Replace the Optical Drive on your Small Form Factor (SFF) Dell Desktop

Learn how to Replace the Optical Drive in your Small Form Factor (SFF) Dell Desktop (1:55) - English Only

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Affected Product

Fixed Workstations

Last Published Date

22 Apr 2021

Version

4

Article Type

How To

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