Wd Ultra For Mac

Hi MB, The WD My Passport Ultra for Mac comes pre-formatted for MAC OS. The hard drive will work as a plug-n-play hard drive on the MAC computer. If the drive does not recognized by your computer then you may need to reformat the drive in the compatible file system. WD My Passport Ultra for Mac 5 TB External HDD - NEW OPEN BOX (READ). Item is new in open box. Box has minor damage from handling (see pictures) 5TB capacity. USB/USB 3.0 compatible. AC (RC) Thanks for shopping at our store! If you are happy with your purchase- we would appreciate a 5-star rating and positive feedback! 1 day ago  This e xternal hard drive from the trusted brand WD is $60 off today at Best Buy. With 4TB of storage, that should be plenty of extra space for most Mac and PC users. That brings the price down to $90, which is a fair price to pay for peace of mind that your files are backed up and safe thanks to this highly-rated hard drive.


Wd My Passport Ultra For Mac And Windows

  • Attach the WD My Passport hard drive to your Mac computer.
  • Click the magnifying glass icon (Spotlight) and type Disk Utility. Select the Disk Utility program from the search result list.
  • The Mac Disk Utility window appears.
  • Make sure that the WD My Passport Ultra is selected on the left-hand side panel.
  • Click the Erase tab. Select 'ExFAT' from the drop-down list. (Using this format lets you connect this WD drive to a Windows or Mac computer.)Click Erase.
  • The 'Untitled' drive should appear on the desktop. If not, click the Finder icon on the dock, and the Untitled drive will be displayed in the 'Devices' section. Rename it and use it just like you would use a USB stick.
  • If you need to use this WD My Passport drive on your Mac computer extensively, follow these steps.
  • Go to Disk Utility and click the Erase tab. Choose the 'Mac OS' option from the 'Format' drop-down list. Click the Partition tab and click the + icon to partition the drive. Clicking it multiple times creates many partitions.
  • Click on - to delete a partition. Click a partition and type the size of the partition in the 'Size' field to set the partition size manually. Type a partition name that you can understand easily. (For example, type photos for the partition where you want to store photos.)
  • Set the format type as 'Mac OS(Journaled)' and then, click Apply Partition. Wait until the partition operation is completed. The partitions now appear on the desktop.

Wd My Passport Ultra For Mac Review

  1. How to Setup WD My Passport Ultra 1TB on Mac? Switch on your Mac system and connect the WD My Password 1 TB drive to the system using a cable.; Make sure you have given permission for external devices to be recognized on your system. 'If yes', then the WD icon will be available in the menu bar. The next step of the setup procedure is to double-click on the.dmg file to begin the installation.
  2. Description Access and save data quickly on this Western Digital My Passport Ultra drive for Mac. The hard drive uses USB 3.0 technology and USB-D connectivity to maximize plug-in options. Keep your files safe with the included security software, offering encryption and password protection.