Seagate Ironwolf Pro 16tb Nas Hard Drive Setup

Seagate Ironwolf Pro 16tb Nas Hard Drive Setup

Seagate IronWolf Pro 16TB NAS hard drive is a storage device used to store and back up the system data. The Seagate ironwolf Pro 16tb nas hard drive setup is quite simple if you follow these steps.

  1. Turn off your PC if it is already turned on.
  2. Access the hard drive unit and unmount the tool-less trays.
  3. Unscrew the mounting screws and insert the hard drive into the mounting case.
  4. Secure the hard drive with the screws and close the mounting case.
  5. Turn on your PC and log in to your Windows account as the administrator.
  6. Right-click the Start menu and select the Disk Management option from the pop-up menu.
  7. Alternatively, open the Run dialog box by pressing the Windows + R shortcut keys.
  8. Type ‘diskmgmt,msc’ in the Run dialog box and hit the Enter key to launch the Disk Management.
  9. If prompted, enter your administrator password in the required field for confirmation.
  10. Give a right-click on the Seagate hard disk and select the Initialize option.
  11. Select GPT as your partition type and click the OK button.
  12. You can now see that your drive is saying unallocated.
  13. Right-click the Unallocated box and select the New Simple Volume option.
  14. In the Welcome Wizard window, click Next and specify the volume size.
  15. Assign a new drive letter that was not taken for your Seagate IronWolf Pro 16TB NAS hard drive.
  16. Next, choose a partition format from the File system from the drop-down menu.
  17. Provide a name for your hard drive in the Volume label field and click the Next button.
  18. Now, click the Finish button and check if you can access your Seagate IronWolf Pro 16TB NAS hard drive.
  19. If you have any difficulties during the Seagate ironwolf Pro 16tb nas hard drive setup, you can contact our technical support team for remote assistance.