WD Smartware is a software application that you have to install on the WD hard drive. It helps you to manage the data backup and also enables you to have multiple copies of the backup. You can restore the data easily from any restore point and administer the drive configurations using Smartware. The Wd Smartware application is provided with the drive itself and when you install the WD setup file, you can configure the backup settings. You need to update the WD Smartware periodically for better performance. Use the following steps for the WD Smartware Windows 10 update.