Want to get rid of your external hard drive data forever? Are you willing to lose the most critical data that you have saved on your external hard drive? It is possible to erase external hard drive completely with the help of Remo Drive Wipe software. You will be unsuccessful in annihilating your external hard drive if you go for formatting your drive.
It is true that after formatting an external hard drive one loses crucial data such as pictures, videos and many other media files. But data lost due to formatting is recoverable. Data is not lost permanently when one performs formatting action on the external hard drive. If that data is overwritten more and more times by some new data then the result would be permanent deletion of that data. But it is impossible to overwrite the data many times manually. One cannot keep overwriting the data on external Hard disk drive many times. So the need for an external drive data wiper arises.
This software is capable of overwriting your external hard drive data many times. It uses nine different data sanitizing standards which overwrite your drive data with some random and fixed values. These data destructing patterns are recommended by different law enforcement and governmental agencies. Let us go through each one of these data erasing standards,
Among these 9 patterns, Fast Zero Overwrite, Random Overwrite and US Department of Defense (DOD 5220.22 - M) provide low security to the data in your external hard drive. Where as US Department of Defense (DOD 5220.22 – M) + Gutmann Method, Peter Gutmann Secure Deletion and DOD standard 5220.28 STD patterns provide high security to your crucial data. The remaining data shredding patterns which are US Navy, NAVSO P- 5239-26 – RLL, North Atlantic Treaty Organization – NATO standard and German : VSITR provide medium security to the data.
This tool employs these nine patterns to erase folders completely from external hard drives in very short time. With the help of this tool you can destroy files and folders that are stored on hard drives of different manufacturing brands such as Kingston, Toshiba and Transcend.
Steps that you need to follow to erase external hard drive completely:
Install and run this product on your Windows computer. Choose the external drive to be wiped or erased. Select the data shredding pattern to wipe your external hard disk. Click on the "Proceed" button to begin the wiping process. After the completion of this process your external hard drive will be found as empty.