Reverse Engineer – WD External Storage Driver Setup (x64/x86)

  • The WD External Storage Driver suitable for the entire line of myPassport USB Hard-Drives.
  • This article allows you to download both the original Windows Installer MSI file, and its content, (drivers only) and install them yourself.
    You may also embed the drivers to prepare a Windows setup through slipstream (just an idea).
  • The drivers are not modified in any way, and are digitally signed by WD certificate, so you may install them with no particular issue.
    Since it’s signed, there is No need to run those two commands:

    • bcdedit.exe -set loadoptions DDISABLE_INTEGRITY_CHECKS
    • bcdedit.exe -set TESTSIGNING ON

Driver’s version

  • from INF: 1.0.0009.0
  • from files: 1.0.7.2 (actual)

Driver’s created

  • INF reports: Jan 19th 2011
  • from files: February 16th 2011 (actual)

x86
Original.
wd_installer_x86
WD SES Driver Setup (x86).msi [678KB]

Drivers only.
wd_ses_driver_only_x86
WD SES Drivers Only (x86).zip [17KB]

Extract anywhere, installed by right click, install.
Or run C:\System32\InfDefaultInstall.exe "wdcsam.inf".


x64
Driver’s version: 1.0.0009.0, Actual version (from files) 1.0.7.2
Driver Created: Jan 19th 2011, Actual date (from files) February 16th 2011

Original.
wd_installer_x86
WD SES Driver Setup (x64).msi [1.03MB]

Drivers only.
wd_ses_driver_only_x64
WD SES Drivers Only (x64).zip [17KB]

Extract anywhere, installed by right click, install.
Or run C:\System32\InfDefaultInstall.exe "wdcsam.inf".

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