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Thread: [RESOLVED] Wiping HD

  1. #1
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    Jul 2002
    NYC Metro area

    Resolved [RESOLVED] Wiping HD

    I'm wiping a spare HD, not the one I'm on. It's a long time since I last did this, and the brain cells aren't what they once were. Working with hardware brings some anxiety with it.


    I used clean all.

    I didn't get the last line saying it succeeded, but when I check my Disk Management, the 74 GB HD is indeed listed as unallocated. Can I move on now?
    Last edited by foxy; September 20th, 2017 at 09:14 PM.

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    Mar 2009
    Arkham Asylum, Cell 13
    At this point, you'd need to create a partition before you can write data to the drive.

    You could just use Disk Management to create the partition, but you could use Easeus.

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