Windows 10: wipe of hard drive

Discus and support wipe of hard drive in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; I am trying to wipe my hard drive so I can donate my HP desktop to charity I tried the recovery option but after a long long while it failed to make... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by trev 36, Aug 11, 2020.

  1. trev 36 Win User

    wipe of hard drive


    I am trying to wipe my hard drive so I can donate my HP desktop to charity

    I tried the recovery option but after a long long while it failed to make any changes. I have tried DBAN but for whatever reason it also would not work and just gave me the option of altering the dvd drive.

    The computer was originally windows 7 and I upgraded it to windows 10 in March

    :)
     
    trev 36, Aug 11, 2020
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  2. How to wipe a hard drive

    modder I already used kill-disk. The deletion is done, I need to reinstall everything.
     
    floridajerseyguy, Aug 11, 2020
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  3. 2wicked Win User
    2wicked, Aug 11, 2020
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  4. Shadin Win User

    wipe of hard drive

    How to wipe a hard drive

    The best utility to use to wipe a hard drive is definitely DBAN. You can do an all-out wipe, or simply write all zeroes to the drive.

    Darik’s Boot and Nuke – DBAN
     
    Shadin, Aug 11, 2020
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