Clearing a Hard Drive for resale.!!

  Chrisann 12:33 04 Oct 2006
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The best way for me to completely make sure that all the info on the Hard Drive on my old Computer is gone..and not to leave any trace (I do Business on it)...and after taking all info to my new comp please. I do not want to pass any info on to any third party.

Do I reinstall Windows etc.? and will any traces be left anywhere.?

Thanks.

Chrisann

  sean-278262 12:40 04 Oct 2006

use eraser (free just google the name its one of the first few links. Then reinstall windows after using eraser and you are ready to go.

  SANTOS7 12:44 04 Oct 2006

click here
free version of this will help.
If you are selling PC you may get a little more for it if you reinstall O/S (would much depend on which it is) and you have genuine disc's for it..

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