2. Include a copy of the invoice and a letter describing the reason for the return.
3. Include a copy of the
reported by the Dell Diagnostics.
4. Include any accessories that belong with the item(s) being returned (power cables, software diskettes,
guides, and so on) if the return is for credit.
5. Pack the equipment to be returned in the original (or equivalent) packing materials.
You are responsible for paying shipping expenses. You are also responsible for insuring any product
returned, and you assume the risk of loss during shipment to Dell. Collect On Delivery (C.O.D.) packages are
Returns that are missing any of the preceding requirements will be refused at our receiving dock and
returned to you.
Before You Call
NOTE: Have your Express Service Code ready when you call. The code helps Dell's automated-
support telephone system direct your call more efficiently.
Remember to fill out the
technical assistance and call from a telephone at or near the computer. You may be asked to type some
commands at the keyboard, relay detailed information during operations, or try other troubleshooting steps
possible only at the computer system itself. Make sure the system documentation is available.
CAUTION: If you need to remove the computer covers, be sure to first disconnect
the computer system's power and modem cables from all electrical outlets.
Service tag (bar code on the back of the computer):
Express Service Code:
Return Material Authorization Number (if provided by Dell support technician):
Operating system and version:
Checklist. If possible, turn on your system before you call Dell for
indicating the tests you have run and any error messages