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Western Digital My Passport For Mac

  • You can connect your Western Digital My Passport hard drive to your Mac system also. 
  • After connecting them, install the necessary drivers to operate the drive through your system. 
  • Make use of the instructions specified below to download and install the driver.
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Western Digital My Passport For Mac 1TB

  • First, visit the manufacturer's site and key in the OS version of your Mac system. 
  • When the results are displayed, tap the WD Driver Download button and wait until the download process completes. 
  • Proceed with the installation procedure after the file is downloaded. 
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Western Digital My Passport For Mac 4TB

  • Make sure your Mac system is turned on and then connect the drive to the computer. 
  • Go to the Devices menu and check if the drive has been recognized. 
  • Now, install the WD Apps Setup on your system to make use of the drive efficiently. 
  • Double-click on the WD_Apps.dmg file and click the Next button on the initial screen. 
  • Go with the Recommended Install or the Custom Install option in the next step. 
  • Comply with the license agreement and then proceed to the next step. 
  • Specify the credentials of the administrator on the Install screen that appears on your screen. 
  • Wait till the installation is over. You can now use your WD My Passport drive. 

How To Format Western Digital My Passport For Mac

To format the WD My Passport drive, follow the instructions specified here.

  • Select the Applications option from the Finder menu. 
  • Access the Utilities folder and then select the Disk Utility option. 
  • Now, select the WD drive to be formatted and then click the Erase option. 
  • Select the FAT32 option and enter the name of the hard drive. Tap the Erase option and wait till the information is erased. 
  • Next, download the WD FAT32 formatting utility on your system and install it on your system. 
  • Open the utility after the installation and then select the WD driver to be formatted. 
  • Check if the Restore Factory Original FAT32 Partition is selected. 
  • Tap the Start button and then select the OK option in the Confirmation window. 
  • Your Western Digital My Passport is now formatted.

How To Reformat Western Digital My Passport For Mac

  • Launch the Disk Utility on your Mac system in the first step. 
  • Choose the External Drive option in the left panel. Now, select the My Passport option. 
  • Select the Erase option from the top part of the window.
  • Select the Mac OS Extended (Journaled) option in the next step. 
  • Click the Erase button and wait until the drive is reformatted.

Western Digital My Passport Ultra For Mac

  • You can use the WD My Passport drive with the Mac system. 
  • Connect the drive to the system using a cable and download the WD Utilities software. 
  • Install it on your system using the prompts displayed on your screen. 
  • You can now operate your drive using the software installed.

Western Digital My Passport Ultra Format For Mac

  • To format the WD drive on your Mac system, open Disk Utility.
  • Check if your drive is connected to the system and is recognized.
  • On the left panel of the screen, select the Eject button available near the drive.
  • Once the drive grays out, choose the Erase option.
  • Set the format as Mac OS Extended (Journaled) and the Scheme as GUID Partition Map.
  • Tap the Erase button to begin the formatting process.

Western Digital My Passport Rreformat For Mac

  • Make sure you have connected the WD My Passport drive to the Mac system. 
  • Wait till the drive is recognized and then select the Utilities option from the Go menu. 
  • Once the Utilities open, you have to select the Disk Utility.app option. 
  • Choose the drive to be formatted and click the Erase button. 
  • In the next step, give a name for the drive and choose a suitable Format option from the drop-down list. 
  • Now, choose the Erase option and wait till the WD My Passport drive is formatted.

Western Digital 2TB My Passport Drive For Mac

  • Use a cable to attach the WD My Passport 2TB drive to the computer. 
  • Go to the manufacturer’s site and specify the version of your OS. 
  • On the Results page, tap the WD Utilities Download button and wait till the download process is over. 
  • Proceed to the installation procedure once the download is complete. 
  • Open the WD Utilities software after successful installation. Now you can backup, secure, and perform more functions using it.
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