How To Setup Seagate Central On Mac?

How To Setup Seagate Central On Mac

Got your new Seagate Central device? Proceed with the steps that are given below how to setup Seagate central on Mac computer.

  1. Make sure your network router is configured. Keep the router turned on throughout the setup.
  2. First, connect the Seagate Central device to your network router using an Ethernet cable.
  3. Now, plug in the power cable to the Seagate Central device and connect the other end to an electrical outlet.
  4. Turn on your Mac computer and connect it to the same network. You can either connect your Mac computer to the router using an Ethernet cable, or connect it wirelessly.
  5. Go to the official Seagate website from your web browser.
  6. Select the Seagate Central option and navigate to the Setup page.
  7. Click on the Start Here button represented by an Apple icon.
  8. Open Finder and locate the Seagate device under the Shared tab on the left panel.
  9. Now, select the Seagate drive and open the Public folder.
  10. Double-click on the Seagate Central shortcut link to launch the Seagate wizard.
  11. Click the Accept option to agree with the terms and conditions of the Seagate’s License Agreement.
  12. When the Personalize page appears, enter a username and email address.
  13. You have to create a new password and reenter it to confirm.
  14. Choose the time zone from the drop-down list and click on the Done button.
  15. Open your email account and click on the verification link you received from Seagate.
  16. You have to verify your email address to activate remote access.
  17. When the Getting Started page appears, you can view the confirmation message intimating that the Seagate device is connected.
  18. Click Skip getting started to open the Seagate Central Assistant main page.
  19. Now, set the required settings on the device from the Settings section.
  20. You can also view the contents on the Seagate drive from another computer connected to the same network.
  21. The setup of your Seagate Central device on Mac is now successful.
  22. Use this above procedure how to setup Seagate central on Mac computer.