How to Permanently Delete A Folder?

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Ava

updated on 2020-01-06 to Data Erasure

How to permanently delete a folder? If you just delete the folder and empty the recycle bin, the folder is not ‘Permanently’ deleted. With data recovery software, it is easy to recover deleted fold after erasing the recycle bin. If you want to permanently delete a folder and make sure nobody has the chance to restore the deleted folder, you need special data erasure software.

TS DataWiper is an easy-to-use and powerful data erasure program. It can help you securely and permanently delete a folder, beyond the scope of data recovery. Just download it here:

TS DataWiper is able to permanently delete a folder from PC/Mac, HDD/SSD, memory card, USB flash drive, digital device, etc. It offers government & military data erasure standards to destroy targeted folder data on your computer or external device. Once the folder is deleted by TS DataWiper, the folder is gone forever, can’t be recovered by any data recovery software.

Easy steps to delete a folder permanently with TS DataWiper

Here are the steps to permanently delete a folder with TS DataWiper.

Step 1: Choose data erasure tool “Erase Files”.

This tool can help you permanently erase files and folders. Then add the folder to the erasure list.

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Step 2: Permanently delete the folder.

Just click on “Erase Now” button to permanently erase the selected folder. Once the process gets finished, the folder is erased permanently.

permanently delete a folder

With the 2 simple steps, you can securely delete a folder from any hard drive or external device. TS DataWiper will securely and permanently erase the selected folder. Of course, it can help you erase unlimited files/folders by only 1-click.

Erase already deleted folder to prevent deleted file recovery

If the folder is already deleted, you can choose another tool “Erase Free Space” to help you permanently erase it.

Step 1: Empty recycle bin.

Empty your recycle bin on your PC or Mac.

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Step 2: Choose mode “Erase Free Space”.

Choose the data erasure mode “Erase Free Space”. Then select the hard drive where you delete the folder.

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Step 3: Erase deleted data on your hard drive.

Click on “Erase Now” button, all the deleted/lost data including the deleted folder on your hard drive will be permanently erased.

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This is how to permanently delete a folder with TS DataWiper. It also can help you erase hard disk drive, format hard drive, etc. Once your folder is deleted by TS DataWiper, there is no way to recover your folder. So, please think carefully before you erase the folder with TS DataWiper. It is recommended to backup your data before you use TS DataWiper to erase your data.

Don’t let your sensitive data fall into the wrong hands, if the folder is private for you. You’d better to permanently erase it before you sell or donate your hard drive or device. TS DataWiper can help you permanently delete a folder by only 1 click. Download it here: