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Wipe Partition to destroy partition data

Overview

The proven solution to securely obliterate partition data.

Getting rid of an old PC, upgrading to a new hard drive, returning a leased computer, or redeploying a PC within your company? It is truly imperative to completely destroy all data from the old partitions.

Why to Wipe Partition?

Your sensitive data is too easily recovered if you rely on the standard delete function, formatting or even repartitioning your hard disk. Unidentified copies of those files could exist in "unused" parts of your hard drive, or in your Swap file, among other possible locations. Your discarded hard disk contains your personal information. Identity thieves know most people don't know how to correctly erase hard drive data before giving their hard disks away. So the thieves can target personal information on discarded hard disks and use it to steal your identity. EaseUS Partition Master can cover the data with zeroes patterns, making it unreadable by data recovery software.

Ways to Try to Erase Hard Drive Data Is the Data Truly Gone?
Simply Delete the File No
Empty the Recycle Bin No
Format the Hard Drive No
Repartition the Hard Drive No
Use EaseUS Partition Master Yes!

How to Wipe Partition?

Wipe partition can erase the data on the partition completely and ensure that the data cannot be recovered by any data recovery solution. This function can prevent undesired recovery of your deleted data. You can execute this function by Wipe Partition of EaseUS Partition Master.

EaseUS Partition Master provides Wipe Partition feature to erase all partition data permanently. It is used to completely wipe out all the data on your partition by replacing or overwriting the existing data with a new data. Once the wipe operation is carried out, the data will not be recovered by any data recovery software. If the number of times to wipe the partition is set to 10, the data will never be recovered by any data recovery solution. Following is the step-by-step instructions of wiping partition with EaseUS Partition Master.

1. Download EaseUS Partition Master and install it. After that, launch EaseUS Partition Master.

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2. Select the partition you want to wipe.

3. Select "Partitions" -> "Wipe partition" on the main menu or right click the partition and select "Wipe partition".

Select wipe partition

4. Set the number of times to wipe the partition. You can set to 10 at most.

Set the number of times

Click "OK".

5.Click Apply to execute the operations.

Tips:

  • The boot and system partition cannot be wiped.
  • The wipe operation cannot be undone. Even if you cancel while starting the wipe operation, the partition also will be destroyed. So please be careful!

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