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Completely Erasing the Hard Drive


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sarahd711

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I have a friend who is getting rid of an old computer but doesn't want the next person who takes it to be able to get all of their personal information. How would they go about clearing the hard drive or doing whatever it would take to erase all of their personal info? Thanks!!!
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To completely erase all data on the drive(s)

Download Boot and Nuke

Using Boot and Nuke
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