Removal of personal data from laptop

  hstudent 12:31 15 Jul 2008
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I've removed the hard drive from my old laptop. Will that mean that if I take it to an approved waste disposal site (without the hard drive) that no-one will be able to access any personal information?

  Ditch999 12:46 15 Jul 2008

Correct. No hard drive, no data.
Can you not send the laptop to a charity for recycling?

  ronalddonald 16:07 15 Jul 2008

thats correct no one will acces your perosnal files and data, however if you choose to reuse the old hd then make sure its compatible with machine.

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