Backup Plus for Mac Desktop

Downloads

  • Backup Plus firmware update tool for Mac OS

    This update is for customers using Mac OS and experiencing a disconnect error or Time Machine hangs. See instructions below for applying the update.

  • Windows Driver to Allow Seagate "For Mac" Drives to Work on Windows (HFS4Win.exe)

    Windows software to allow a Seagate external "for Mac" drive to mount as a drive letter in Windows without having to reformat.

  • Backup Plus and GoFlex Desk Thunderbolt Software

    The Seagate Thunderbolt adapter driver is only needed if you are using Backup Plus or GoFlex 3TB or 4TB drives with the Thunderbolt adapter and plan to change drives with other Backup Plus or GoFlex adapters (such as USB or FireWire). If you do not intend to use the drive with other adapters, it can be reformatted and the software is not needed.

  • Seagate Dashboard 3.0 for Mac OS

    Seagate Dashboard is software that originally came on the Seagate Backup Plus, Seagate Slim and Seagate Central drives. This software allows the user to run diagnostics and adjust drive settings, like turning off drive lights. If the software has been deleted, it can be downloaded using the link below.

  • SeaTools for Windows

    SeaTools for Windows tests SATA, USB, 1394, ATA (PATA/IDE) and SCSI drives. It is installed on your system. SeaTools for Windows is completely data safe. If the drive passes SeaTools for Windows, your troubleshooting can move to other areas.

Interface
Package
Capacity
Automatic Backup Software
Warranty
Height
Width
Length
Typical Weight
  • Backup Plus for Mac desktop 2TB USB 3.0 Hard Drive
    STCB2000301
  • Data Sheet
  • Backup Plus for Mac desktop 2TB hard drive
    STCB2000800
  • Data Sheet
  • Backup Plus for Mac desktop 3TB hard drive
    STCB3000800
  • Data Sheet
  • Backup Plus for Mac desktop 3TB USB 3.0 Hard Drive
    STCB3000301
  • Data Sheet
  • Backup Plus for Mac desktop 4TB hard drive
    STCB4000800
  • Data Sheet
  • Backup Plus for Mac desktop 4TB drive
    STCB4000302
  • Data Sheet
USB 3.0 FireWire 800 & USB 2.0 FireWire 800 & USB 2.0 USB 3.0 FireWire 800 & USB 2.0 USB 3.0
Drive Only Drive Only Drive Only Drive Only Drive Only Drive Only
2TB 2TB 3TB 3TB 4TB 4TB
PC & Mac PC & Mac PC & Mac PC & Mac PC & Mac PC & Mac
3 years 3 years 3 years 3 years
44.0mm 44.0mm 44.0mm 44.0mm 44.0mm 44.0mm
124.0mm 124.0mm 124.0mm 124.0mm 124.0mm 124.0mm
158.0mm 158.0mm 158.0mm 158.0mm 158.0mm 158.0mm
1080g 1080g 1080g 1080g
Image description

Model Number:
STAE129

Seagate® Desktop Thunderbolt™ Adaptor

Lightning quick transfers of large files. Connect to your Backup Plus desktop drive and Thunderbolt cable for interface speeds of up to 20 times faster than USB 2.0

  • Dual ports enable daisy-chaining of up to six devices
  • Compatible with Thunderbolt displays and other devices
  • Works with any Backup Plus or GoFlex Desktop drive

* Thunderbolt cable not included.

Learn more