Western digital ssd software

Western digital ssd software

The Western Digital SSD software is useful in cloning all the data on your Western Digital hard drive. The compatible Operating systems are Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, and Windows Vista. The advantage of using the Western Digital SSD software is that you can clone the data from a specified partition to another hard drive.

Check western digital ssd compatibility

Follow the steps below to check the Western Digital SSD compatibility.

  • Launch the default web browser of your computer.
  • Visit the official page of Western Digital Compatibility Guide.
  • Choose the category of the product when the Support Compatibility Guide window is displayed on the screen.
  • After selecting the product, the compatibility information of your device will be listed on the screen.
  • To download the compatibility details of the chosen device, click the Download button at the top of the screen.

Western digital ssd data migration

Before you proceed with the steps below to migrate data from the Western Digital hard drive, you need to remove all the unnecessary data from it.

  • Download and install the AOMEI Partition Assistant Pro software on your computer.
  • Select your Western Digital hard drive and then click the Copy Disk option.
  • Choose the Copy Disk Quickly option in the Select Disk Copy Method section and click Next.
  • Select the disk to save the migrated data in the Select Destination Disk section.
  • Click the ‘Copy without re-sizing partitions’ option in the Edit Disk section and click Next.
  • Select the Apply icon at the top-right corner of the screen and then click the Proceed button at the bottom of the screen.

Western digital ssd dashboard

The Western Digital SSD Dashboard is very much helpful in improving the performance of the Western Digital SSD drive. The Western Digital SSD Dashboard contains disk model, capacity, firmware version, firmware updates, and SMART attributes. The Operating Systems which supports Western Digital SSD Dashboard are Windows 10, Windows 8, and Windows 7.

DOWNLOAD WESTERN DIGITAL SSD DASHBOARD

The Western Digital SSD Dashboard is an interface that helps in analyzing information about the disk, such as the disk model, capacity, firmware version, and SMART attributes.To download Western Digital SSD Dashboard from its official site, follow the instructions given below.

  • Launch a web browser on your system.
  • Type the Western Digital SSD Dashboard keyword in the search field and press the Enter button on your system’s keyboard.
  • From the list of websites displayed, select the official one, and wait for the manufacturer’s page to open.
  • Choose the product in the Software by Product drop-down menu and click the Download button.
  • Once the selected software is downloaded successfully on your system, install it, and start utilizing it as per your need.

WESTERN DIGITAL SSD CLONE SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD

The Western Digital SSD Clone software is used to copy any information about the disk, including the operating system, configuration settings, applications, and personal data.

  • To download and set up the Western Digital SSD Clone software on your system, read and proceed with the guided instructions given below.
  • Download the Western Digital SSD Clone software from its official site and install it on your system as per the instructions displayed on the installation screen.
  • After that, set up the WD SSD Clone software. Launch the software on your system and click the Disk Clone option in the Clone section.
  • Choose the Source disk followed by the Destination disk, and click the Start Clone button. That’s it. The WD SSD Clone setup is done.

WESTERN DIGITAL SSD CLONE

The Western Digital SSD Clone software is an interface that is used to create a duplicate of the disk information including the disk operating system, configuration settings, etc. You can download the WD SSD Clone software from its official or trusted web sites. Once you install the Western Digital SSD Clone software on your system, the setup process is easy to perform manually.

WESTERN DIGITAL SSD FIRMWARE

  • The firmware software is used to control the functions of the computer and various hardware devices. To upgrade the Western Digital SSD firmware, read and proceed with the instructions given below.
  • Switch on your system, and double-click the WD software icon available on the desktop.
  • As soon as the WD software opens, it will scan for the SSDs.
  • After that, the WD SSD main screen will appear on the system display.
  • Click the Firmware Update option in the Device Management section.
  • Click the Update SSD Firmware button followed by Proceed.
  • Wait for the upgradation process to complete.
  • Once it is done, reboot your Windows, and start using the WD SSD as per your need.

How to update Western Digital SSD Firmware

Here are the guidelines to update Western Digital firmware on your computer.

  • Download the Western Digital SSD Dashboard software on your computer from the official manufacturer’s site. Ensure that the Western Digital SSD is connected to your computer.
  • Install the Dashboard software and then launch it.
  • When the Western Digital SSD dashboard is launched, you will see menus such as Status, Performance, Tools, Settings, and Help.
  • Click the Tools menu button.
  • Locate the 'Check for Updates' button and click it.
  • The Western Digital SSD dashboard application checks for updates and displays the appropriate response on the screen.
  • You can then install the update on the computer via the WD SSD dashboard application.

Western Digital SSD Not Detected

Here are the guidelines to clear the ‘Western Digital SSD Not Detected’ issue on your computer.

  • Connect the WD SSD to your computer via a compatible USB cable.
  • Download the WD SSD Dashboard application on your computer from the manufacturer’s official site.
  • Launch the WD SSD Dashboard application by double-clicking the file and select the language from the language drop-down list. Click 'Install' and wait until the application is installed.
  • Click Finish after the Dashboard application is installed on your computer. The application scans the computer for WD hard drives and opens it.
  • Click ToolsCheck for Updates, and wait until the WD SSD Dashboard application installs the updates on your computer. Click the S.M.A.R.T option on the left-hand side panel under Diagnostics.
  • Click the Run Short Test button and wait until the test is completed. Click Windows Disk Management on the right-hand side of the screen. Make sure the correct disk is selected on the screen and then click OK.
  • Right-click on the Unallocated region which is marked with a black border, and choose New Simple Volume. Click Next.
  • Ensure that the correct volume size is mentioned in MB and then click Next. Choose the preferred drive letter from the drop-down list and click Next.
  • Check whether the Format radio button is selected and quick format is enabled. Review the file system, leave the allocation unit size as Default, and change the Volume label if required. Click Next followed by Finish.
  • Now, the WD SSD will be detected by the computer.

Western Digital SSD Dashboard Won't Install

If the WD SSD Dashboard doesn’t get installed on your computer, you can follow the guidelines mentioned below to resolve the issue.

  • This WD SSD issue is caused due to entries in the Windows Registry.
  • Navigate to the desktop screen and press Windows key & R key at the same time.
  • Now, the Run window opens. Type ‘regedit’ without quotes and click OK. Click the Yes button if the User Account Control window appears.
  • Locate the following keys on the left-hand side of the screen, export them to a different location, and then delete them from the Windows Registry.
  • ‘[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\WOW6432Node \Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Western Digital SSD Dashboard]’
  • ‘[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\ WOW6432Node\Western Digital\SSD Dashboard]’
  • Now, you can install the WD SSD Dashboard on your computer.
Western Digital SSD Dashboard Won't Install