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Dell OptiPlex FX170 RAM Replacement

This guide will demonstrate how to replace the RAM for the Dell Optiplex FX170.

  • Author: Ashley Hansen
  • Time estimate: 5 - 10 minutes
  • Difficulty: Easy

This guide was created for people who may need to replace the RAM for the Dell Optiplex FX 170. Someone may need to replace this component if it isn't working properly or has failed. This is an easy fix with no hazards. One should be familiar with electro-static discharge.

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Step 1 RAM  ¶ 

Using fingers, push the clips on either side of the RAM. The RAM will pop up at a 45 degree angle when both clips are disengaged. Using fingers, push the clips on either side of the RAM. The RAM will pop up at a 45 degree angle when both clips are disengaged.

Step 1 RAM  ¶ 

  • Using fingers, push the clips on either side of the RAM. The RAM will pop up at a 45 degree angle when both clips are disengaged.

Step 2  ¶ 

Lift and pull out the RAM.

Step 2  ¶ 

  • Lift and pull out the RAM.