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WD Universal Firmware Updater for Windows

File Size: 3.30 MB
Release Date: 03/05/2019


This Universal Firmware Updater automatically detects and installs the latest firmware update available for your hard drive.
Supported Operating Systems
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10
  1. Disconnect all other external drives from the computer except one My Book or My Passport.
  2. Download to your desktop.
  3. Extract the file using an extraction utility.
  4. Once extracted, double-click on the file named
  5. Click "Continue."
  6. Click "Accept" on EULA.
  7. Please wait a few minutes until the required update modules are downloaded.
  8. If the drive displayed is the correct drive, click "Continue."
  9. Please wait a few minutes while your drive’s firmware is updated.
  10. Click "Exit."
  11. Please remove the USB and power cable. Wait 10 seconds and then connect the power cable and USB cable.
  12. Reboot your computer.

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