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Dell PowerEdge R720 and R720xd Owner's Manual

Installing The Top Cover Lock Latch

  • CAUTION: Many repairs may only be done by a certified service technician. You should only perform troubleshooting and simple repairs as authorized in your product documentation, or as directed by the online or telephone service and support team. Damage due to servicing that is not authorized by Dell is not covered by your warranty. Read and follow the safety instructions that came with the product.
  1. Turn off the system, including any attached peripherals, and disconnect the system from its electrical outlet.
  2. Open the system.
  3. Remove the cover.
  4. If applicable, remove the PCIe card holder.
  5. Orient the top cover lock latch in a direction such that the screw hole on the top cover lock latch is aligned with the screw hole on the latch.
  6. Slide the top cover lock latch until the screw holes are completely aligned.
  7. Attach the top cover lock latch to the latch using the Torx screw.
    Figure 1. Installing the Top Cover Lock Latch This figure shows installing the top cover lock latch.
    1. screw

    2. top cover lock latch

    3. latch

  8. If applicable, install the PCIe card holder.
  9. Close the system.
  10. Reconnect the system to its electrical outlet and turn the system on, including any attached peripherals.

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