How to install the WD Black² Installation Software on a WD Black² Dual Drive

WD Black2 Dual Drives come with the HDD (Hard Disk Drive) portion of the drive disabled by default. In order for the HDD portion of the drive to become enabled, the WD Black2 Installation Software needs to be installed. To install the Installation Software on the Dual Drive, please follow the instructions below:

  1. Download the WD Black2 Installation Software from the download section of the WD Black².

  2. When the download is complete, run the application. On the first screen, select the desired language.

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  3. The software will load up. This may take a few seconds.

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  4. From the software's main screen, click on Install.

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  5. Read the End User License Agreement. When done, if the terms are acceptable, check the I accept this agreement check-box, and click on Next.

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  6. The software will scan the computer for a compatible Dual Drive. When found, it will display a summary on the following screen. When ready, click on Proceed.

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  7. The WD Black2 Dual Drive will begin to be installed. This process may take several minutes.

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  8. Once the installation is complete, the WD Black2 Dual Drive will be completely installed, the HDD portion of the unit now being accessible. Click on Finish to close the software.

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