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Nuke your hard drive before getting rid of an old PC

Nuke your hard drive before getting rid of an old PC
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Are you getting ready to sell or give away your old PC? Hang on for just a moment. You might be giving away your sensitive personal information.

Deleting files and using the Recycle Bin is just not good enough. That deleted data can still be hanging around on your hard drive.

That means that almost anyone with a little know-how can recover it with a free program. The only way to completely secure your computer is to wipe the hard drive. That's where Darik's Boot And Nuke (DBAN) comes in handy.

DBAN will wipe and overwrite your drive several times so nothing is recoverable. It secures your personal information by making it impossible for anyone to recover the deleted information from your old computer.

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