CCleaner for Mac Data Erasure and A More Powerful Alternative

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Ava

updated on 2020-06-29 to Mac Data Erasure

CCleaner for Mac is a comprehensive Mac disk cleaner which offers several tools to help Mac users optimize and speed up slow Mac. This tool also offers data erasure solution for permanently erasing data on Mac to prevent data recovery. We know that data recovery applications are able to recover deleted files on Mac even the trash bin has been securely emptied. To prevent data recovery, Mac users need special data erasure tool. CCleaner for Mac is able to help Mac users securely and permanently remove already deleted data on Mac computer.

How to use CCleaner for Mac to wipe deleted data on Mac?

CCleaner for Mac is a free disk cleaner for Mac OS. Just free download and install it on your Mac computer. Then follow the steps below to erase deleted data with CCleaner for Mac.

Step 1. Run CCleaner for Mac from Launchpad, just click Tools > choose Erase Free Space tool > select the hard drive you want to erase > choose the data erasure standards.

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Step 2. Then just click on “Erase Free Space” button.

CCleaner data erasure for Mac

CCleaner for Mac will erase free disk space of the selected hard drive and permanently erase all deleted data on the hard drive to prevent data recovery.

CCleaner data erasure for Mac

CCleaner for Mac data erasure solution is easy and useful. However, it only erases the deleted files. If you want to shred a existing file or wipe an entire hard drive, you need a more powerful Mac data erasure tool. TS DataWiper for Mac is one of the most powerful Mac data erasure tools. It offers military-government level data erasure algorithms including HMG Infosec Standard 5, Baseline; DOD 5220.22-M; U.S. Army AR380-19; Peter Gutmann's algorithm. It is the best CCleaner for Mac data erasure alternative. Download TS DataWiper for Mac here:

Three modes to erase data on Mac permanently

TS DataWiper for Mac is much more powerful than CCleaner for Mac data erasure. It offers three modes to help you permanently erase data on Mac.

Mode 1. Shred files/folders under Mac OS.

Permanently erase files, folders from Mac computer or external storage device. Just add files/folders to the erasure list, then click on Erase Now button to permanently erase the selected files/folders.

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Mode 2. Wipe an entire hard drive on Mac.

Before you sell or donate a Mac, digital device, you’d better wipe all data on it. This mode will wipe all data information on a hard drive. Just select the hard drive and click on Erase Now button.

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Mode 3. Erase free disk space on Mac.

This data erasure method is the same as CCleaner data erasure method. It will securely wipe free disk space of a hard drive and permanently erase all deleted data. It will not affect the existing data on your hard drive.

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Please note that whether your data is erased by CCleaner for Mac or TS DataWiper for Mac, the data can’t be recovered by any data recovery method. TS DataWiper for Mac also offers tools to help you optimize Mac disk drive such as: Disk formatter, disk manager, uninstaller, etc. It even can help you fix damaged hard drive on your Mac.

TS DataWiper for Mac is a 100% safe data erasure tool. It will not cause any physical damage to your Mac SSD. It is a much more powerful data erasure tool than CCleaner for Mac data erasure. Before you sell, donate, giveaway or trade in your Mac device, you can use this software to completely wipe your sensitive data. It also supports to erase data from USB flash drive, portable hard drive, memory card, digital camera, RAID, Server, etc.