Installing WD Sync on Windows

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WD Sync allows files to be synchronized across multiple computers using a My Cloud storage device. To download and install this software, please follow the instructions below:

IMPORTANT Important:

Please be aware that WDSync cannot be used with older MyBookLive or MyBookWorld NAS devices.

IMPORTANT Important:

Please ensure that the My Cloud product firmware is up to date.

For assistance with updating My Cloud firmware, please refer to Answer ID 10440 How to update the firmware on a My Cloud device

  1. Go to the WD Sync Download Site and download the software. Once finished, run the software

  2. The Welcome screen will appear. After reading the EULA, check the I have read and agree to the EULA and WD's Privacy Policy checkbox, and click on Install


  3. WD Sync will start the installation process. This may take a few minutes.


  4. Once installed, the WD Sync will detect the Cloud storage devices in the local network, as well as provide an option to Sign in with a My Cloud remote access account. The software is now ready to be used.


For additional information about using WD Sync please refer to Answer 11395: How to use WD Sync to sync data with a My Cloud storage device.

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