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Quick HDD erase question

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Hi,
I wanted to erase my HDD complety to use it as data drive.

I was thinking of using seatools for DOS. Which one though?




EDIT : or use DBAN?

Any input appreciated.

Edited by Cee - 2/6/11 at 12:45pm
    
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Do you really need to secure wipe it? Why not just format it to NTFS using Disk Manager in Windows.
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Aye... if there was nothing "sensitive" on it then just do a standard wipe/format.
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Last time I checked Seatools only worked for Seagate drives (not sure if this is the case still, but it didn't read any of my Western digital drives)

I would use DBAN or Killdisk.
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