Introduction

Replace the Optical Drive in the computer tower to allow the Optiplex to read CD's and DVD's

Parts

No parts required.

Position the tower with the Optical Drive facing upward.
  • Position the tower with the Optical Drive facing upward.

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Remove the small black screw connecting the Optical Drive to the computer. Remove the small black screw connecting the Optical Drive to the computer.
  • Remove the small black screw connecting the Optical Drive to the computer.

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There is a little blue tab you have to disengage, inside of the case, to be able to pull the DVD drive out. Simply pull it up to release the DVD.
  • There is a little blue tab you have to disengage, inside of the case, to be able to pull the DVD drive out. Simply pull it up to release the DVD.

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Press on the drive release button. Press on the drive release button.
  • Press on the drive release button.

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Pull Optical Drive out of the computer.
  • Pull Optical Drive out of the computer.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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