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Guidance To Fix Wd Smartware Files Not Backed Up

Wd Smartware Files Not Backed Up
  • First, restart your computer and set your back up again.
  • The computer should resume the backup process.

If it takes more time for this process and slows down the computer performance, you have to uninstall and install the WD Smartware software again by performing the easy instructions provided on this web page.

Uninstalling the WD Smartware software

Step 1

Windows 7/Vista

Click the Start menu, type uninstall a program, and select the same from the displayed search results.

Windows 8, 8.1, and 10

Hold the Win and X keys simultaneously and select the Programs and Features option.

Step 2

  • Find the WD Smartware software from the Programs list and click the Uninstall button.
  • Note: You can also uninstall this software using its uninstaller.

On Mac:

  • Launch the Applications window and search for the WD Smartware software.
  • Select and drag this software to the Trash folder.
  • Instead of dragging the WD Smartware, hold the Cmd and Del key at the same time on the keyboard.
  • This will move the selected software to Trash.
  • Once done with uninstalling the WD Smartware software from the computer, you have to reinstall it as per the following instructions.
  • Follow these steps to fix the Wd Smartware files not backed up.

Installing the WD Smartware software

  • Navigate to the location where the installer file of the Wd Smartware software is saved.
  • If the installer file is not available, download it from the manufacturer web page (official WD website).
  • Double-click the WD Smartware installer file and proceed with the instructions that prompt on the screen.
  • After installing it, restart the computer.
  • Open the WD Smartware software, navigate to the Backup tab, and check if the status is active in the Start Backup field.
  • Select your backup data and then click the Start Backup button.
  • This will resume the backup process.
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