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Connect Your Wd My Cloud To Mac

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how to connect Wd my cloud to Mac
Step 1
  • Plug the WD My Cloud drive’s power adapter into a wall outlet.
  • Take an Ethernet cable and connect it between the WD My Cloud drive and the LAN port of your wireless router.
  • Wait until the LED on the drive turns blue.
Step 2
  • On your Mac computer/laptop, open the Safari web browser and access the Learning Center page of WD.
  • Select the WD My Cloud drive and click the Download Setup Software button.
Step 3
  • After the download, click the Download icon at the upper-right corner of the Safari web browser.
  • Select the downloaded WD setup file.
Step 4
  • Double-click the WD My Cloud Setup file to begin the installation.
  • If you see any prompt dialog box on the screen, select the Open option.
  • Minimize the Safari web browser as well as the Downloads window.
Step 5
  • When you see the installation wizard on the screen, click the Get Started option.
  • Read and review the Western Digital End User License Agreement.
  • Select the checkbox next to the ‘I accept the terms of the License Agreement’ option and click the Next button.
Step 6
  • Select the Next option in the Connect window.
  • Click WDMyCloud -> Next.
Step 7
  • This will open the ‘Set up your personal cloud’ window on the screen.
  • Enter your name in the First Name and Last Name fields.
  • Provide a valid email address in the Email Address field.
  • If needed, select the ‘Also register WD My Cloud with this information’ option and click Next twice.
  • Once you see the ‘Congratulations! Your WD My Cloud is set up’ message, click Finish.
Step 8
  • Now, the Install WD My Cloud wizard will start.
  • Click the Continue option to proceed.
Step 9
  • Click Continue -> Agree.
  • Select the ‘Install for all users of this computer’ option and click Continue -> Install.
Step 10
  • Enter the Mac administrator password in the Password field and click Install Software.
  • Wait until you see the ‘Installation was successful’ message.
  • Click the Close button.
Step 11
  • When the WD My Cloud wizard opens, select the WD My Cloud drive and sign in to your account.
Step 12
  • Click Start in the Getting Started window.
  • You can now access the WD My Cloud drive from Mac.
  • Finally, know how to connect Wd my cloud to Mac.