By Ailsa / Last Updated June 24, 2020

Seagate DiscWizard 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. A user asked me for help: I bought a new 1TB Seagate hard drive. I want to clone my old hard drive to the new Seagate hard drive. I started Seagate DiscWizard and follow the prompts to clone my old HDD, then it ask me to restart the computer. A message shows that Starting Seagate tools when restarting. However, the loading bar didn’t move forward before the computer suddenly reboots. After it restarts, it’s going to desktop, no error messages. And I am pretty sure Seagate DiskWizard didn’t clone my hard drive. For now, we could not figure out why Seagate DiscWizard failed to clone.

How to Fix Seagate DiscWizard Not Cloning Issue in Windows 7/8/10?

Seagate DiscWizard clone failed will have an influence on your cloning process. On other respects, Seagate DiscWizard will object to cloning individual partition when you trying to clone a partition from HDD to another one. Because the Seagate DiscWizard only allows you to clone entire hard drive. How to solve Seagate DiscWizard clone not working problem? Maybe you have to turn to another disk cloning software for help.

It’s worth to mention that AOMEI Backupper Standard is regarded as the best free disk cloning tool for Windows users. It has the ability to clone entire hard drive, individual partition. In addition, AOMEI backupper Professional covers all the features of standard edition and offers more advanced functions like clone operating system (OS), backup/restore dynamic disk volume, real time sync to a network path, etc.

Clone Hard Disk with AOMEI Backupper Standard Safely

Free download the free Seagate cloning software - AOMEI Backupper Standard and launch it.

1. In order to clone data to Seagate hard drive, select Clone on the home window, then choose Disk Clone option.

Disk Clone

2. Choose your old hard drive to clone, maybe includes operating system, personal documents, etc.

Select Source Disk

3. Select Seagate hard drive as destination to save all the information from your old hard drive.

Select Destination Disk

4. Press Start Clone to clone hard drive to Seagate HDD.

Start Clone


  • You can tick Sector by sector clone to clone all the sectors from source disk to the destination if your Seagate hard drive is larger than your old hard drive.

  • Check the SSD Alignment option if your destination is a Seagate SSD drive.

  • Edit Partitions: If you would like to edit the partition size while cloning to fully use the storage space of the destination disk. Please upgrade to AOMEI Backupper Professional or other advanced editions to enjoy.

The time will depends on the data size on your old hard drive. Besides, you could also clone Seagate HDD/SSD to another hard drive easily, clone multiple partitions, clone larger SSD to smaller SSD, etc.