How do I erase a Mac computer hard drive?

Answer Open Disk UtilityDouble-click on "Macintosh HD" and open the Applications folder. Double-click on "Utilities" and open the "Disk Utility" application. If you are formatting the hard drive from whic... Read More »

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How do you erase the hard drive of a computer?

Formatting the computer can leave some data that can be recovered. To remove everything use Darik's Boot and Nuke (DBAN). It's free. It overwrites everything making it unrecoverable.Darik's Boot an... Read More »

How to Erase Your Hard Drive Before Getting Rid of Your Computer?

Before you go ahead and sell your computer to someone or give it to charity, even if you want to dump it in the garbage, you should clear out all your hard drives. Even if you just delete data, som... Read More »

How do i erase the hard drive in a computer?

EraseStart your computer and insert your Windows Operating System disk before your start-up screen appears. Windows will ask if you want to boot from the disk, follow the directions to boot from th... Read More »

How to Erase a Computer Hard Drive?

Knowing how to erase data on your hard drive is an important skill to have, whether you are planning to recycle, sell or give away your old computer or just wipe the drive clean. This will keep you... Read More »