- Seagate DriveTrust drives
- Seagate OPAL and OPAL 2 drives
Description: Checks that the Machine has SED hardware compatibility
- Open a command prompt.
- Go to the directory where tmfdeinstall.exe is located.
Example:If the installer package is under the c:\installation\TMEE folder, run the following command:cd c:\installation\TMEE
- Run the following command:
tmfdeinstall.exe forcesoftwareThe “forcesoftware” command allows you to install the software in Software Encryption mode. The supported Seagate SED drive follows the prompt to finish the FDE installation and it is installed in hardware encryption mode.When you use the “forcesoftware” command, it ignores any SED configuration and forces Software Encryption regardless of the hardware type.