Permanently Erase Data after Reinstalling Windows Operating System

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Ava

updated on 2020-04-29 to Data Erasure

When you want to get rid some of data on system hard drive, you may reinstall the Windows operating system. However, after reinstalling the operating system, the overwritten or lost data on the system hard drive still can be recovered by data recovery software. In a previous article, we have provided a solution to recover lost data after reinstalling Windows OS. In this article, we will show a solution to permanently erase deleted or existing data, beyond the scope of data recovery.

Permanently erase data after reinstalling Windows OS

First of, just download the best data erasure software - TS DataWiper. This powerful data erasure software offers military level data erasure standards to help both Windows users and Mac users permanently erase data in safe and easy way.

Of course, it offers a method to help you permanently erase data in a re-installed Windows system without destroy the operating system. You can follow these steps to quickly erase data after reinstalling Windows OS:

Step 1: Run TS DataWiper on your computer, then you will see 4 tools. Just choose “Erase Free Space”. Then select the system hard drive.

how to erase data after reinstalling Windows system

Step 2: Click on Erase Now button to help you permanently erase deleted and overwritten data on the system hard drive.

how to erase data after reinstalling Windows system

Once the process gets finished, all deleted/lost data on the system hard drive will be permanently erased, can’t be recovered by any data recovery software. If you want to shred existing files, just choose mode Erase Files to help you permanently erase files/folders on your computer.

Permanently erase all data on a hard drive with TS DataWiper

When you want to permanently wipe all data away from a hard drive, just try Erase Hard Drive mode. Just select the hard drive and click on Erase Now button. All data on the hard drive will be permanently erased. But, this mode can help you wipe system hard drive because it will destroy the entire OS.

how to erase data after reinstalling Windows system

After reinstalling your Windows OS, you can try TS DataWiper to help you securely and permanently erase sensitive data. Before you sell or donate your computer, you’d better permanently erase all your private documents on your computer. TS DataWiper is 100% safe, it will never cause any damage to your hard drive. This powerful data erasure software also can help you erase data from a memory card, USB flash drive, portable hard drive, digital camera, etc. Download it here: