N/APosted on - 08/18/2016
One of my friends need a hard drive. I am planning to give him mine. Before giving, I want to make sure that I remove all the data. How to clean a computer hard drive before donating?
How to clean a computer hard drive before donating through different methods?
Cleaning of a computer hard drive before donating is an intelligent idea of you don't want your information to go to someone else or from getting steal. It helps us to protect our data and other files.
Method 1- With the help of PC.
Step 1: Backup everything that you think is important.
Step 2: For removing the essential and important information you can use DBAN.
Step 3: Boot your computer and enter dodshort.
Step 4: Press Enter.
Method 2- Low security PC method.
Step 1: Before erasing, backup everything that you think is important for you.
Step 2: Using installation disk reformat th hard drive.
Step 3: Select the option of Reformat hard drive.
Step 4: Choose the option of NTFS.