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Unable to restore computer using restore disc. Once the steps below have been completed, you will not be able to reverse the steps if you want to recover possible lost data. Important safety tip: Backup the files or data you want before you wipe or destroy the drive! Once that data is gone, it's gone, and it'd suck to wipe out your only copy Or do you want to wipe a drive in a computer that you are selling or giving away? weblink

Select the Recovery option in the left navigation pane. The next two ways to erase a hard drive will make the drive unusable. Be sure to select your operating system when you downloading the utility. How to install Microsoft Windows XP How to install Microsoft Windows 2000. http://www.bestbuy.com/site/tech-tips/wipe-hard-drive/pcmcat748301880905.c?id=pcmcat748301880905

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It's an expensive solution for sure -- the eRazer Ultra starts at $200 -- but if you have a lot of drives to wipe, it's well worth it.The hands-on method Tech We'll identify the best secure-erasing utility for every job, no matter what type of drive you're using—even USB flash drives. Similarly, it’s important to erase your personal information from computers (desktop, laptop, or tablet) and other devices (smartphone, gaming console) before you dispose of them.If your device was provided to you About Us Contact Us Digital Edition Customer Service Gift Subscription Ad Choices Newsletters Privacy Policy RSS Terms of Service Agreement E-commerce Affiliate Relationships PCWorld CATEGORIES Business Laptops Mobile PC Hardware Printers

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