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#1 chevymn34

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Posted 21 September 2009 - 05:09 PM

I was wondering if I could use my hard drive out of my old computer with the Hard drive I ordered. My old hard drive might be infected with spyware or viruses. How would I get rid of that? The Hard drive I have is Seagate Barracuda 7200.7 160 Gb. I am building a new PC with this hard drive Western Digital 500GB 7200RPM 16MB SATA II HARD DRIVE.

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#2 garmanma

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Posted 21 September 2009 - 05:33 PM

Nuke it first with something like Killdisk (Free version)
http://www.killdisk.com/
Then reformat
I'm sure others will offer their favorite eraser programs
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#3 chevymn34

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Posted 21 September 2009 - 09:08 PM

Sorry for the pm Garmanma




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