Software to erase Hard Drive

  monkiheed 16:30 26 Jan 2006
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Hi All

I have an old PC which I am getting rid of. However I first need to erase ALL data from the hard drive.

Do you have any suggestions of good, free software which can achieve this for me?

Help would be much appreciated.

Thanks

  GANDALF <|:-)> 16:38 26 Jan 2006

Just format it. This will be more than enough. click here

There is no need for 'special' software.

G

  PC Bilbo 16:39 26 Jan 2006

Fee software available for low level HDD erase (fits on floppy )

click here

  PC Bilbo 16:40 26 Jan 2006

Fee software available for low level HDD erase (fits on floppy )

click here

  Totally-braindead 19:02 26 Jan 2006

Depending on the make of the hard drive many manufacturers provide the software as a download and in many cases it can do what you want. Check the hard drive manufacturers website.

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