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Formatting WD Passport For Mac

WD Passport is a 1 TB hard drive that you can use on Windows and Mac computers. It is compact and easy to use. The drive has a USB 3.0 port and also supports USB 2.0 cable. You can also auto backup with the help of the WD Backup software. You can easily protect the WD Passport drive with password and hardware encryption.If you want to use your WD Passport with your Mac, you have to format it. If you don’t have any idea about how to format WD Passport for Mac, consider the detailed procedure that is given below.

Format WD Passport For Mac
  • Ensure that you have saved your data to another disk before starting the formatting process to avoid data loss.
  • If you had lost your data due to corruption or drive formatting, you can use a data recovery software to restore the data from your hard disk drive.
  • You can now proceed to format the WD Passport for Mac.
  • First, connect your WD Passport to your computer.
  • Go to the Disk Utility window and select Applications/Utilities.
  • Select the WD Passport device on the left. Click on the Erase button.
  • Choose theMac OS Extended option and click Erase.
  • Now, connect your WD Passport drive to your Mac device.
  • You have now successfully formatted the WD Passport for Mac.
  • After formatting the drive, you can set a password for your WD Passport drive.
  • When you connect your WD Passport to your Mac, you must enter the password to use it.
  • You can now store data from your Mac to your WD Passport.
  • If you want to connect to a Windows computer, you have to perform a format again.

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