Cleaning h/d

  ordep 08:41 25 Apr 2010
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My daughter is selling on her computer. Whats the best way to clean up the h/d prior to passing it on.

  onthelimit 09:00 25 Apr 2010

The safest way is to reformat the hard drive then reinstall windows (if you have the disk). If not, there are numerous free programmes to delete data while leaving the operating system intact.

  sunnystaines 09:00 25 Apr 2010

sell without the hdd.

smash the hdd with a hammer and throw in the bin.

  ordep 09:20 25 Apr 2010

Thanks chaps.
The free programs option will suit me better. Can you recommend one.

  Pineman100 09:21 25 Apr 2010
  ordep 09:48 25 Apr 2010

Thanks Pineman

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