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Hey guys,

Is there a program I can use to completely erase partitions and any other file on another hard drive? Or something I can boot to erase?

I cannot find my Windows CD so I can't format my other hard drive on which I want to put Ubuntu...
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Which one do you recommend?
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what u trying to hide, huh
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what u trying to hide, huh
porn, wat else can it be
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porn, wat else can it be
Or he wants to start from stratch......thought of that?
    
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Or he wants to start from stratch......thought of that?
lol Ding ding ding!!

Yeah, I was trying to install Linux on my second hard drive but it was going painfully slow and I did have traces of Windows on there so I figured I would just do a total wipe and start from scratch, see if maybe those traces of Windows was messing up my Linux performance... time to install hope it works.
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post #9 of 9
Either
GParted (Bootable CD ISO)
http://gparted.sourceforge.net/

Killdisk (Bootable CD ISO)
http://www.killdisk.com

GParted allows partitioning
Killdisk is a straightforward eraser and will remove EVERYTHING from the disk
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