Any info on free HD wipers that also do partitions

  Ive 18:05 05 Sep 2004
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Does anyone no of any free HD wipe programs that include wiping partitions etc. so that drive is blank as when purchaseing new HD.

  GANDALF <|:-)> 18:16 05 Sep 2004

Fdisk, Format:C always works well.


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  Steve N 20:48 05 Sep 2004

If you have Windows XP then there are some tools already available.

These can be accessed by right clicking on My Computer clicking Manage and selecting Disk Management.

Be careful how you use them though.

You can also download tools from HD manufacturers websites that often completely low level format a hard disk and also test it for errors.

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