Thoroughly erasing/deleting the hardrive.

  haricot 11:59 25 Feb 08

Hi Guys

Yep tis me again and wanting to know from you
pro's what you have used ie based on experience, to completely eradicate what is on your hard drive.
Having had my new computer now for about 4 months I need to off load my old gear and obviously wish to clean off the hardrive.

all tips and info on how to do it would be much appreciated.


  rawprawn 12:04 25 Feb 08
  recap 12:53 25 Feb 08

click here a free download link is at the bottom of the page.

  interzone55 13:00 25 Feb 08

Use a hammer - it's the only way to guarantee the data won't come back to bite you on the bum...

  brundle 13:03 25 Feb 08

dban click here

  Demora 13:08 25 Feb 08

dban is how I got rid of Vista and back to xp pro. and for frew


  Totally-braindead 13:17 25 Feb 08

You could also use Killdisk I believe or if you check the make of your hard drive you can download utilities from them that can write to every sector on your hard drive.

  haricot 13:51 25 Feb 08

Thanks chaps. Very swift and I appreciate it.


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