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Posted: 1/13/2006 7:42:07 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 1/13/2006 7:43:03 AM EDT by runs-with-scissors]
i need to wipe the free space or slack space whatever its called on my hard drives - i travel a good bit on my job and sometime have to have "detailed" information on the computer. i am looking for a program that can wipe the free space as well as drag and drop old files for wipe. what do i need????
Link Posted: 1/13/2006 8:18:28 AM EDT
Sysinternals Freeware - SDelete
SDelete works on Windows 95, 98, NT 4.0 and Win2K. ... Download SDelete (x86- 20KB) Download SDelete Plus Source (x86- 54KB) Back to Top. Home.
www.sysinternals.com/ntw2k/source/sdelete.shtml

scrubs indivvidual files, folders or slack space on an entire drive

It's not a GUI, (at least the older version I run)

SDelete - Secure Delete v1.2
Copyright (C) 1999-2003 Mark Russinovich
Systems Internals - www.sysinternals.com

usage: sdelete [-p passes] [-s] [-q] <file or directory>
sdelete [-p passes] -z [drive letter]
-p passes Specifies number of overwrite passes (default is 1)
-s Recurse subdirectories
-q Don't print errors (Quiet)
-z Clean free space
Link Posted: 1/13/2006 8:26:34 AM EDT

Originally Posted By dablues:
Sysinternals Freeware - SDelete
SDelete works on Windows 95, 98, NT 4.0 and Win2K. ... Download SDelete (x86- 20KB) Download SDelete Plus Source (x86- 54KB) Back to Top. Home.
www.sysinternals.com/ntw2k/source/sdelete.shtml

scrubs indivvidual files, folders or slack space on an entire drive

It's not a GUI, (at least the older version I run)

SDelete - Secure Delete v1.2
Copyright (C) 1999-2003 Mark Russinovich
Systems Internals - www.sysinternals.com

usage: sdelete [-p passes] [-s] [-q] <file or directory>
sdelete [-p passes] -z [drive letter]
-p passes Specifies number of overwrite passes (default is 1)
-s Recurse subdirectories
-q Don't print errors (Quiet)
-z Clean free space




i really appreciate the info, i am in the process of my monthly computer cleanup - defrag - deleting old s#@t, etc -- so i will soon partake of the knowledge above
Link Posted: 1/13/2006 8:29:21 AM EDT
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Link Posted: 1/13/2006 8:43:13 AM EDT
"dablues - from MO" hummmmm ........... the name Ft Lost in the woods .. im sorry Ft Leonard Wood.. seems to come to mind....hug.gif
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