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I need a free program to wipe a hard drive I have can anyone give me some help with it ill rep you
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do u have a windows disk
    
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Yea thats what chozrt was saying! i couldnt remember and I deleted the message will the windows CD work?
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can I use the windows CD?
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yep. u gotta boot from cd then click install windows then follow on screen option then it will give u a chance to fully formatt
    
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post #7 of 12
Also, try http://www.ultimatebootcd.com/

It has a bunch of utilities, there is a program on there that will fill your drive with 0's so you can start over with a clean drive.
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post #8 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by Just a N00B View Post
can I use the windows CD?
You can use windows cd to format, not securely format.

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Originally Posted by AKAeric
Also, try http://www.ultimatebootcd.com/

It has a bunch of utilities, there is a program on there that will fill your drive with 0's so you can start over with a clean drive.
Nice utilities REP+
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post #9 of 12
I'm always using killdisk. Leaves no files behind, don't have any experience with the microsoft program. The ultimatebootcd doesn't contain any programs that will completely wipe out your harddrive. Meaning if you would let a program run for data thats still on your drive it would find it, and with killdisk it wouldn't.
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Now if i could get some linux help!

http://www.overclock.net/linux-unix-...inux-help.html
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