How To Articles
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.
Paragon Driver for Windows
This driver provides read and write access for Seagate “for Mac” drives 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 3TB or 4TB drives with the Thunderbolt adapter and plan to change drives with other GoFlex adapters (such as USB or FireWire). If you don’t intend to use the drive with other adapters it can be reformatted and the software is not needed.
Seagate Dashboard for Mac OS
This software allows the user to run diagnostics and adjust drive settings, like turning off drive lights.
SeaTools for Windows
SeaTools for Windows is completely data safe. It installs on your system. If the drive passes SeaTools for Windows, your troubleshooting can move to other areas.