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Toolkit helps you get the most out of your storage solution with easy-to-use tools for backing up your files, managing security, and much more. Toolkit activities and features include:
|Protecting your data with automated backups. Create folders on your drive that mirror folders on your computer, so your files are always available in both places.|
|Optimizing your drive’s performance with just a few simple clicks. Let Toolkit format the drive in the native file system for your operating system.|
|Managing security for Seagate and LaCie self-encrypting drives. Use Toolkit to enable security, create a password, and rest easy knowing your data is protected with Seagate Secure AES 256-bit encryption technology.|
|Setting up RAID. Toolkit helps you easily configure the initial RAID level and formatting for compatible Seagate and LaCie dual-drive devices.|
|Quickly importing files from memory cards. Simply insert a memory card into the drive’s integrated card reader and Toolkit automatically copies your files to the drive—no need to open folders and drag files.|
Toolkit runs on Windows and Mac computers that meet the following requirements:
|Windows® 7 Service Pack 1 or higher
1 GB RAM
|macOS® 10.10 or higher
The Sync Plus activity requires macOS® 10.11 or higher
Use the Start Here app on your storage drive to quickly download and install Toolkit.
|Click on the SeagateToolkit.exe file to launch the application.|
|Open the SeagateToolkit.zip file. Click on the Seagate Toolkit Installer to launch the application.|
Open Toolkit using any of the following methods:
When you open Toolkit, the Main Menu appears.