How do I claim WD warranty?

How long is WD HDD warranty?

Unless otherwise required by law, the term of your limited hardware warranty is ONE (1) YEAR from the date of original purchase by the end-user purchaser (“Warranty Period”).

How much is WD hard drive warranty?

WD Red hard drive covered by the 3 year warranty.

How do I find my WD serial number?

Look on the side and bottom of the device for a sticker with a barcode. This sticker has a number labeled either “MDL” or “P/N.” This is your drive’s model number. There should also be another copy of this sticker on the box the drive was sold in.

How do I register my WD Passport?

Always register your My Passport Go drive to get the latest updates and special offers. You can easily register your drive using the WD Discovery software. Another way is to register online at http://register.wdc.com.

How do I check my WD HDD warranty?

Western Digital Product warranties last for different periods of time. To determine the warranty period for your specific Product, please visit www.westerndigital.com/legal/warranty. A valid proof of purchase may be required to prove eligibility.

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Does WD have a warranty?

WD’s warranty applies to repaired or replaced Products for the balance of the applicable period of the original warranty or ninety days from the date of shipment of a repaired or replaced Product, whichever is longer.

Are hard drives covered under warranty?

Most of the hard drive manufacturer offers 2 to 5 years of warranty period. For consumer drives (PC, Laptop, Desktop, External Hard Drives) most of the brands provide 2 years warranty; and for corporate drives like server drives, NAS drives most of the manufacturer offers 3 to 5 years warranty period.

How do I know if my WD hard drive is genuine?

Check the date of import and mfg date if they show difference of 6 months or more check R/N is same on sticker and pcb. Fake ones have no same r/n numbers. So if you got drive without WD logo don’t say straight away it’s fake as WD uses different prints from different region.

How do I find the manufacture date of my WD hard drive?

Find out what the serial number of the drive inside the enclosure is and then go to the manufacturer’s website to check warranty status. When you enter the serial number it will tell you all the details for the drive—including manufacture date—as well as the warranty status.

How do I find my Seagate serial number?

All Seagate devices have the serial numbers printed on the external case itself. The USB Drive List utility may be helpful displaying the drive information for non-Seagate devices.

Should I register my WD Passport?

Always register your My Passport drive to get the latest updates and special offers. You can easily register your drive using the WD Discovery software. … WD products are precision instruments and must be handled with care during unpacking and installation. Rough handling, shock, or vibration can damage drives.

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How do I activate my WD Passport warranty?

All you have to do is:

  1. Go to WD support portal and sign in or register an account if you don’t have one.
  2. Next, register your product if you haven’t done so when you first purchased it.
  3. Once your product is registered, go to WD Product Support and under RMA click “create”.

How do I use WD Backup?

Click “My Own Backup Items,” and then select the libraries and folders you want to back up on the Smart Picks tab. If you want to back up all of the libraries and folders suggested by the program, click “Select All.” Click the “Select” button after choosing the data sources you want to back up on the WD Passport drive.