DOD Formatting?

Does anyone know of a program that will give you DOD standard formatting for a HD. A dos based program would be good and if it's free it would be even better?
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
DOD as in Department of Defense?  formatting as in erasing?  Have you tried Darik's Boot and Nuke - DBAN -
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Lee W, MVPTechnology and Business Process AdvisorCommented:
Darik's program does - and it's free.  It also has 4 or 5 other methods of erasure.  And if you are not satisfied with his program, the web page lists several other options you can choose from.
You gotta go with that then, nothing better than free if it's good and DBAN is good. Good job Leew
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