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DBAN nuke not working

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#1 raxor30


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Posted 12 May 2013 - 08:54 AM

Morning everyone. I have a problem going on with this laptop im working on. I'm doing a DBAN nuke from a usb drive and it said it finished with non-fatal errors. But it also says *ERROR* /dev/sdb (process crash) *ERROR* /dev/sda (process crash) what do I do?


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#2 dc3


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Posted 12 May 2013 - 09:24 AM

Is the BIOS in this computer be enabled to boot from a flash drive?


If it is you need to make the flash drive in the boot order.


I would also unplug and external storage devices.


For further information you can read this tutorial.

Edited by dc3, 12 May 2013 - 09:25 AM.

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