Seagate Central - How to move movies, music, and files from my Mac

Seagate Central - How to move movies, music, and files from my Mac

Provides instructions for loading content onto the Seagate Central drive in MacOS.

Please follow this procedure to load content onto your Seagate Central from a Mac computer:

  1. Setup your Seagate Central according to the instructions in Document ID: 005378.
  2. Before you decide to transfer a large amount of files to your Seagate Central, Seagate recommends you make sure you have the most up-to-date firmware. See Document ID: 005384 for instructions.
  3. Open Finder from the Mac desktop.
  4. In the left sidebar under Shared, find your Seagate Central device, listed as Seagate-XXXXXX (where Seagate-XXXXXX is the host name).
    For instructions on finding your host name, please see Document ID: 005247.
  5. The private share (titled according to your username) and the public share display in the left sidebar. Double-click on the desired folder to drag and drop data to it.

    If you would like to view your content while outside of your home through the Seagate Media app, please drag and drop your content to the Public folder.
    Please see Document ID: 005381 for instructions on how to view your content outside of your home using the Seagate Media app.



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