Does Seagate have cloning software?
Like Dell Alienware Respawn, Seagate also released a data protection software named Seagate DiscWizard to ensure the security of all the content on your PC. Seagate DiscWizard is capable of backing up operating system (OS), applications, configuration and all user data, as well as backup entire hard drive or partitions, etc.
Besides, it allows you to clone hard disk to another one. With this software, you can protect your data on your Windows XP/7/8/8.1/10/server 2011.
The Problem: Seagate DiscWizard Not Cloning
However, you probably stuck in Seagate DiscWizard not cloning problem when you trying to clone your hard drive to Seagate SSD/HDD like this:
How to Fix Seagate DiscWizard Not Cloning in Windows 7/8/10?
If you meet the Seagate DiscWizard clone failed or Seagate DiscWizard does not detect drive problem, don’t worry, here are the causes and solutions for it.
DiscWizard does not clone dynamic disk. Thus, please check if your hard disk is dynamic disk or not. If it’s a dynamic disk, please convert dynamic disk to basic disk without losing data first.
It's suggested to clone from the DiscWizard Boot CD or create image backup. And be sure both disk are attached directly to the SATA/PATA motherboard.
DiscWizard does not clone a single partition. Thus, you can choose to clone entire disk or use a third party software to clone individual partitions(if necessary).
Discwizard does not clone the hard drive with Ext2, Ext3, Ext4, ReiserFS, and Linux SWAP file system. Please convert file system with Disk Management or other disk partition manager.
According to the above words, DiscWizard has some limitations. Then, how to solve Seagate DiscWizard clone not working problem? You have two choices, follow the tips given above or use a professional Seagate cloning software like AOMEI Backupper Professional.
Best Seagate cloning software - AOMEI Backupper Professional
It’s worth to mention that AOMEI Backupper Professional is regarded as the best Seagate cloning software for Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP (all editions, 32-bit and 64-bit).
Support 3 cloning methods, including Disk Clone, System Clone and Partition Clone. The previous two options is able to clone system partition.
Support 2 cloning types, namely Intelligent Clone and Sector by Sector Clone. Thus, you cannot only clone disk to larger disk without leaving unallocated space, but also clone large HDD to smaller in simple steps.
Boost performance of SSD disk and prolong its life span.
Support all-branded HDD, SSD, Dynamic disk, RAID, Virtual Machine, etc.
Support all the file system, including FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, ReFS, Ext2, Ext3, Ext4, ExFAT, for ReFS, Ext2, Ext3, Ext4, ExFAT and other known file system.
Please download the Seagate migration software - AOMEI Backupper Professional 30-day free trial to have a try: (The Clone features in free trial can be demonstrated only, please upgrade to unlock.)
Safely clone hard disk with best Seagate cloning software
To prevent Seagate DiscWizard not cloning problem, please try the following steps to clone hard disk to another one with Seagate SSD clone software - AOMEI Backupper Professional, take clone disk to Seagate hard drive for example.
1. Select Clone tab, and then choose Disk Clone option after launching AOMEI Backupper.
2. Choose the old hard drive as source disk to clone, and hit Next.
3. Select Seagate hard drive as destination to save everything from the old hard drive.
4. Press Start Clone to clone hard drive to Seagate hard drive to avoid Seagate DiscAWizard not cloning problem.
The time will depends on the data size on your old hard drive.
Seagate DiscWizard not cloning has been fixed in this article, just find the solutions to solve. To clone data from one hard drive to another more flexible, it’s highly recommended to use the Seagate cloning software - AOMEI Backupper, which allows you to clone larger SSD to smaller SSD with intelligent clone, migrate Windows 10 to SSD without reinstalling, command line clone/backup/restore, sync files in real time, etc.