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anybody know a good free overwriting tool?

Posted on 2007-11-15
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or similar, also need one for windows 98, dumping a few old machines so better safe than sorry....
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Hya,

This is a good one:

http://www.tolvanen.com/eraser/

Regards,

M
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LOL same product
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Yup,

Your reply was not there when i typed. Someone here distracted for 2 mins.

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LOL happened to me before : no worries
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http://www.hgst.com/hdd/support/download.htm    
the Utility should include a drive wipe option that will work on most drives.

also

UBCD bootable CD
http://www.ubcd4win.com

should ahve one.

I hope this helps !
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