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Wd Smartware Software Update Windows 10

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.

WD Smartware Windows 10 Update
  • Connect the WD drive to your Windows 10 computer and continue with the below steps to update the Smartware.
  • Open the default browser on your computer and visit the official WD support website.
  • Go to the Software & Downloads page and find the latest Smartware version that supports your WD drive and the Windows 10 operating system.
  • Click the Download button to start downloading the software. Once the download is complete, save the file to the hard drive.
  • Next, navigate to the storage location where you saved the software update file.
  • Double-click the software updater to run it. Now the WD Smartware Windows 10 update will open.
  • Follow the guided instructions to complete the update and then close the window.
  • Now, restart your Windows computer and open the WD Smartware, which is found under WD Utilities.
  • In the WD Smartware window, click the Backup tab and select the Set Backup frequency button if you have not scheduled a backup plan. Otherwise, verify the backup plan.
  • If you have stopped automatic backup before the update, click Start Backup to continue the automatic backup. 
  • Close the window once the backup settings are done. If you need a remote assistance for WD Smartware Windows 10 update, contact our technical experts.