When confidential files or private data stored on hard disk are useless, how do you deal with these data? Directly delete or format them? Actually, simple deletion or formatting can not thoroughly clear data away. With the appearance of professional data recovery software like MiniTool Power Data Recovery, simply deleted or formatted data can be recovered easily and completely. Therefore, in today's world where data recovery technology develops rapidly, it is impossible to avoid privacy leakage through simply deleting or formatting private data. Well then, how to thoroughly delete disk data? There is more than one answer, but the most commonly seen method is to erase disk.
Erasing disk is the most widely used data wiping method, and it is also the method adopted by many government departments, military organizations, and large-scale enterprises. The principle of erasing disk is not complex, namely overwriting original data with new data. Then, overwritten data can not be recovered. To erase disk thoroughly, I suggest using the powerful and professional drive wipe software MiniTool Drive Wipe.
Why use MiniTool Drive Wipe to erase disk?
After seeing the above content, some users may raise the question why they need to use MiniTool Drive Wipe to erase disk since they can realize overwriting by themselves. Indeed, it is very easy to write data in computer, but it is difficult to overwrite data thoroughly through writing in data manually, and the data which are not overwritten completely can be recovered by professional device. After analysis and restoration, your confidential files or private data may emerge before competitors or malicious persons. If you use the professional drive wipe software MiniTool Drive Wipe to erase disk, privacy leakage can be avoided well, because this drive wipe software fills in data in the unit of "Sector", which makes it easy to put new data to the whole disk, thereby erasing disk thoroughly.
How to use MiniTool Drive Wipe to erase disk?
For the powerful drive wipe software MiniTool Drive Wipe, some users may fear for its operability. They think such a powerful and professional drive wipe software must have pretty professional operations, so how do common users use it to erase disk? Actually, there is no need to worry about this problem. MiniTool Drive Wipe is the professional drive wipe software for public. Its developer MiniTool Solution Ltd. optimizes operation, and users only need to click mouse several times according to prompts.
1. Run MiniTool Drive Wipe and select "Wipe Disk" button from its main interface.
2. Select the disk which needs erasing and click "Next>" to enter the next interface.
3. Select desired wiping method and click "Finish" to end erasing disk, like the following interface shows:
After you perform all operations of easing disk according to prompts, all data stored on the selected disk will be wiped thoroughly.
Through the above demonstration, I believe you will never doubt the operability of the drive wipe software MiniTool Drive Wipe. But it is worth noting that erasing disk will lead all data to be lost. So, please use this function cautiously. Besides, if your secret data are centralized, you are suggested to select the functional module "Wipe Partition" to erase a single partition. If you want to get detailed information about the functional module "Wipe Partition", please visit the official website http://www.minitool-drivewipe.com/.