How To Setup Seagate Ironwolf 6tb Nas Hard Drive?

Seagate Ironwolf 6tb Nas Hard Drive Setup

Seagate IronWolf 6TB NAS is an internal Network Attached Storage hard drive. This drive is compact, easy to install, and comes with high storage capacity. For detailed instructions about the Seagate Ironwolf 6TB Nas hard drive setup on Windows 10, keep reading the instructions given below.

  1. On your Windows 10 computer, click the Start menu and select Power Shutdown.
  2. After shutting down your computer, remove the previously installed hard drive after removing the mounting case.
  3. Unpack the new Seagate IronWolf 6TB NAS hard drive and mount it into the mounting case.
  4. Screw the mounting case after attaching it to your computer.
  5. Make sure to connect the cables to the hard drive ports.
  6. After installing the hard drive, restart your computer.
  7. Launch the Run command box by pressing Windows + R shortcut keys simultaneously.
  8. Type ‘diskmgmt.msc’ in the Run command box and click OK to open the Disk Management window.
  9. When you are asked for the administrator password, type it in the required field.
  10. Alternatively, you can open the Disk Management window by right-clicking the Start menu and selecting Disk Management from the pop-up menu.
  11. Right-click the disk in the Disk Management window and select the Initialize Disk option.
  12. Select GPT as the partition style and click OK.
  13. Make sure the drive is unallocated.
  14. Right-click the Unallocated box and select the New Simple Volume option.
  15. Click Next to open the New Volume Wizard.
  16. Specify the drive volume in the installation wizard and assign a new drive letter for the Seagate IronWolf 6TB NAS hard drive.
  17. Select a File system and use your desired format.
  18. Name your hard drive in the Volume Label field and click Next.
  19. Finally, click Finish to complete the Seagate Ironwolf 6TB Nas hard drive setup.