Removing a 3 drawer file cabinet sounds easy, right? Unfortunately, that’s not always the case. Opening mechanisms vary widely, has developed its own devices release, because to differentiate competitors by their patents. Since the drawers are kept in place by rail instead of hinges.
Instructions to remove a 3 drawer file cabinet: open the drawer it is fully extended. Use a flashlight to better see the inside of the drawer. Search the plastic tabs. Several manufacturers install file release mechanisms plastic tab to be pushed up or down to release the drawer.
Push up or down the plastic tabs with the drawer open. Doing so can release the drawer. Pull the drawer while pushing up or down the tabs. If no visible tabs, pulls up the drawer. This may require several attempts. Finally, to remove a 3 drawer file cabinet, move the box up and down each side while pulling the drawer. Do not pull too hard, or twist the rails.