How do you clear a harddrive of a second hand computer?

Answer Make sure that you have an operating system to install, then format the disk completely and re-install. If the PC already has an operating system and you DON'T want to delete it, then it's a longer... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How do you clear a harddrive of a second hand c...

When i touch my hand to the radio antina the voice becomes clear n when i remove my hand its a bit unclear ..?

That's normal. Your body is acting as an antenna making the signal stronger.

Why my usb harddrive isnt showing up in my computer?

Delete the USB drivers and reinstall them. However, you could just install the drive, into the computer case. Then check it there, if it doesn't show up, open the BIOS and see if it is detected. If... Read More »

How to delete data on harddrive before giving away computer?

Darik's Boot and Nuke will give you DoD standard hard drive wipes on varying degees of severity, from a simple wipe to rewriting the drive over and over to make sure no data is recoverable. It's pe... Read More »

Computer harddrive making loud busy noises?

Sounds like the fan is going. If so, you should get it fixed. If the fan goes, the computer overheats and then it becomes a paperweight.Something that you can try first is to open it up and clean o... Read More »