Quote: Originally Posted by ssmith
mjf, were you able to remove everything installed by the wd drive when you first plugging it in? Or does it?
I don't recall that WD automatically installed anything. Windows installed the driver.
My understanding was that WD had moved to self installed "Smartware". The HDDs came with the following on them
I never used the software.
I bought the WDs because they were $79 for 1TB USB 2/3 and quite well vented for cooling. The USB 3 speeds were just great for imaging.