How do I wipe the drive absolutely clear before I throw an old computer away?

Answer Take a sledge hammer to it because even if you do wipe it clean there are programs out there can bring some of the data back.

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How To Throw Away And Old Computer And Clear Everything?

take out the hard drive and damage it badly, recycle the rest including the damaged hard drive

If you can't turn on an old computer, how can you destroy the info on the hard drive before throwing it away"?

If I wipe out my whole computer will my viruses go away?

How do I wipe the hard drive on a PC before taking to the rubbish skip?

actually I disagree with James about donating the rest of the pc to a thrift shop (I've read articles on this). If the pc is basically obsolete and not working a thrift shop doesn't have the time o... Read More »