format hard drive before sale

  manrow 20:15 19 Apr 2008

Is there any way I can ensure all information on hard drive is removed before I sell a spare laptop?

I gather that formatting alone is not enough?

  brundle 20:18 19 Apr 2008

DBAN click here

  Clapton is God 20:19 19 Apr 2008

This click here has an option to 'shred' or permanently erase files.

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