Have you not properly erased the disk before disposing off and want to sell your computer? If yes, don�t be panic as wipe my drive software will efficiently wipe external drive completely with ease. There can be lot more reasons for wiping external hard drive clean on your computer. Some of these reasons can be if computer will have too many viruses, you want to get rid of your computer as it contains sensitive data and you don�t want anyone to see it, and you might sell your computer and not sure if they will clean it up so you are making sure it gets done.
Anything personal such as contains credit card numbers, account numbers etc is on your drive. When you dispose off your hard drive anyone can pick it up and misuse it. There is a possibility that anyone can go through and retrieve all your personal information which in turn can eventually steal your identity. To overcome all these unwanted instances you need to use wipe my drive software to wipe hard drive in a safest way. To make sure the hard drive is wiped clean,you can see the results by trying the demo version of the application and there you can see that the software has ability to wipe your hard drive data beyond the recovery level.
Wipe my drive software will help you wipe out all the data from your external hard drive by overwriting it several times with cautiously selecting data shredding patterns and several international disk sanitization standards. For securely wiping your external hard drive, Data sanitizer uses 9 types of sanitization standards for complete wiping of the hard drive such as fast zero overwrite, random overwrite, US Navy, NAVSO P-5239-26_RLL, US dept of defense (DoD 5220.22-M)_DOD Standard 5220.28 STD, North Atlantic Treaty Organization_NATO standard, Peter Guttmann secure deletion, German: VSTIR-US Department of Defense (DoD 5220.22-M) and Guttmann method. This software provides instinctive design and simple user interface, which helps in safely and easily erase private data from your external hard drive such as memory card of different types such as SD card, CF card, MMC, Memory Stick, etc, iPod, etc. This software will also erases data completely from hard drive of different types such as SATA, IDE, SCSI, etc of any size.
Wipe My Drive tool overwrites the drive again and again to make sure that data on the drive should not be recovered. It consists an in-built scheduler to erase the files depends on scheduled time. It also allows you to completely wipe formatted partitions such as FAT16, FAT32, NTFS, and NTFS5 partitions. The speed of shredding is so fast that helps the user to save their time and resources. With the help of Wipe My Drive software, user can wipe hard drive booting Windows XP, Vista, 2000, 2003, 2007, etc. To see the overall working procedure of the utility, how it will erase HDD having Windows XP, please follow the link: http://www.wipemydrive.net/how-do-i-wipe-my-old-pc-booting-windows-xp-hard-drive.html
Step (i): Download and Install this software on your computer or laptop and connect your external hard drive. After software is installed you need to launch and select external hard drive and click on �Next� as shown in Fig A.
Fig A: Main Screen
Step (ii): Select wiping method from next screen and click on �Proceed� as shown in Fig B.
Fig B: Select Sanitization Method
Step (iii): The software starts wiping selected drive as shown in Fig C.
Fig C: Wiping Process