Permanently Delete Files That Have Been Deleted

  1. kumara_faith

    kumara_faith New Member Bronze Member

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    Hi there,

    I am wondering is there a way to permanently delete files from your system for files that already been deleted ? I have many files that has been deleted ( or so I thought). But using a free download utility pointed out that these files can still be retrieved. I tried downloading utilities from the Internet to permanently delete deleted files but the utility only has facility to permanently delete files that has not been deleted yet.

    Appreciate help.
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    The_Napster New Member Bronze Member

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    use a file shredder, if u use the right one, it makes the files un-recoverable
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    kumara_faith New Member Bronze Member

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    Hi,

    The file shredder you have provided states "erase hard drive".

    Does this mean when I use this utility, it will wipe out the whole hard drive ?

    Is there any free utility that you can suggest that will identify all the files that I have deleted in my laptop and permanently delete those without erasing the whole hard drive ?

    Thank you in advance for your time and patience.
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    Oh, sorry for late reply.
    I been busy going College and doing homeworks.
    So, the program that i suggested has the is Demo Version and it is free.
    And I'm not sure its whole feature.
    Here is the link that you can try read about it: Clean Hard Drive: Use SecureClean to Clean Hard Drive Data
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    Oh, I just found which one does which:


    WipeDrive PRO - Completely eliminates hard drive data

    SecureClean - Cleans up unwanted files and Internet clutter
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