Dell Return Policy (U.S. Only)
Dell values our relationship with you and offers a return policy for most products that you purchase directly from Dell. Under this
policy, you may return to Dell, within the applicable return policy period, products that you purchased directly from Dell for a
credit or a refund of the purchase price paid, less shipping and handling and applicable restocking fees.
Hardware Products and Accessories: Unless you have a separate agreement with Dell or except as provided in the section below, all
hardware, accessories, peripherals, parts and software that is unopened and still in its/their sealed package or, if delivered
electronically, software you have not accepted by clicking the "I agree to these Terms and Conditions" button, may be returned
within twenty-one (21) days from the date on the packing slip or invoice for a credit or a refund of the purchase price paid, less
shipping and handling and applicable restocking fees.
Exceptions to Dell's 21-day return policy:
PowerEdge™, PowerConnect™ and PowerVault™ products may be returned within thirty (30) days from the date on the
packing slip or invoice, except that new PowerEdge™ SC servers and n series products purchased from the Small and
Medium Business Sales Division may only be returned within fourteen (14) days from the date on the packing slip or
Application software or an operating system that has been installed by Dell may not be returned unless you return the entire
computer under the 21-day return policy, if applicable to your purchase (if not applicable to your purchase, you may not
return application software or an operating system).
Dell/EMC storage products, EMC-branded products, Unisys-branded products, PowerVault™ 160T tape libraries, enterprise
software, non-Dell branded enterprise products, software and/or software licenses purchased under any type of volume
purchase agreement or any non-Dell customized hardware and/or software product(s) may not be returned at any time.
Restocking Fees: Unless the product is defective or the return is a direct result of a Dell error, a restocking fee of 15% may be
charged on hardware, accessories, peripherals, parts and unopened software still in its/their sealed package.
How to Return: To return products, you must contact Dell customer service (www.dell.com/us/en/gen/contact.htm) and receive a
Credit Return Authorization Number within the return policy period applicable to the product you want to return. You must
obtain a Credit Return Authorization Number in order to return the product. See "Contacting Dell" or "Getting Help" in your
customer documentation or the above website to find the appropriate contact information for obtaining customer assistance.
You must ship the products to Dell within five (5) days of the date that Dell issues the Credit Return Authorization Number. You
Ship back all products you are seeking to return to Dell. At Dell's discretion, credit for partial returns may be less than
invoice or individual component prices due to bundled or promotional pricing and any unadvertised discounts or
Return the products in their original packaging, in as-new condition along with any media, documentation, and all other
items that were included in the original shipment.
Ship the product(s) at your expense, and insure the shipment or accept the risk of loss or damage during shipment.
Upon receipt of the complete returned purchase, Dell will issue a credit or a refund of the purchase price paid, less shipping and
handling and applicable restocking fees.
NOTE: Before you ship the product(s) to us, make sure to back up the data on the hard drive(s) and any other storage device(s)
in the product(s). Remove any confidential, proprietary or personal information, removable media, such as floppy disks, CDs, or
PC Cards. We are not responsible for any of your confidential, proprietary or personal information; lost or corrupted data; or
damaged or lost removable media.