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I was planning to use a disc that boots before windows like HIRENS to erase the NETBOOK HD .

LISTEN I DONT CARE THE INFO I JUST WANT TO REMOVE ALL THE DATA but which process is the fastest, format, wipe, or another option?


thanks in advanced
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post #2 of 13
Just format it, reinstall windows.
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I'm using ACTIVE KILLDISK to erase all the data from the HD "1 pass ZEROS" It will be enough?
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Hi.

You can use Hirens to format the drive, or boot using an XP installation disk, format it and turn off the rig as soon as the process finish.
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That would be great but I dont have the USB with windows to use the format option, is there a program in hirens that only FORMAT the disk cuz It will be about 1 houre and half to erase using KILLDISK....
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What Hirens version do you have?
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post #7 of 13
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UltimateBOOT 5.1 I think it was not hirens but its almost the same, If the disk is written FULL OF ZEROS the data can be recover?
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A professional can do it, but not software. You can delete the table partitions and format using low level format.
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post #9 of 13
Depends upon your definition of "erase"...
post #10 of 13
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If the disk is written FULL OF ZEROS
Definition of erase...

Netbooks are slow and I dont have time cuz the successor of the netbook will come soon.

But its enough for me if just only a professional can recover the data, just want to delete it and that it can't be recovered
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