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Toolkit helps you get the most out of your storage solution with easy-to-use tools for backing up your files, managing security, and much more. Toolkit activities and features include:
|Protecting your data with automated backups. Create folders on your drive that mirror folders on your computer, so your files are always available in both places.|
|Managing security for Seagate and LaCie self-encrypting drives. Use Toolkit to enable security, create a password, and rest easy knowing your data is protected with Seagate Secure AES 256-bit encryption technology.|
|Setting up RAID. Toolkit helps you easily configure the initial RAID level and formatting for compatible Seagate and LaCie dual-drive devices.|
|Quickly importing files from memory cards. Simply insert a memory card into the drive’s integrated card reader and Toolkit automatically copies your files to the drive—no need to open folders and drag files.|
Open Toolkit using any of the following methods:
When you open Toolkit, the Main Menu appears.
Your Seagate or LaCie model determines which activities appear in Toolkit. Depending on your drive, you may see the following activities (as shown in the image above):
Some Seagate and LaCie models support Sync Plus instead of Backup/Restore/Mirror:
Seagate and LaCie self-encrypting drives (SED) also include the Seagate Secure activity:
Drives with customizable LEDs include the RGB activity: