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GoFlex Home: How to upgrade your firmware

GoFlex Home firmware updates are implemented via the website.


1. Go to and log in to your GoFlex Home.
2. Click on Preferences.
3. Scroll down the screen to Software Updates, then
click on the arrow and select

Note: If the firmware upgrade installation instructions are not followed properly, the firmware upgrade could be data destructive and/or render your hard drive inoperable. As Seagate does not warrant the data on your drive, in addition to regular back-ups, your data should be backed up, if possible, before upgrading the drive firmware.