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I want to take advantage of the expanded Staples program for PC disposal. My concern if for personal data left on the HD. I plan to reformat the HD. Is this enough to protect any data that may be on the PC ?
If you want to keep the drive.. Do a Low level format or complete format this will write zero's to the drive.. If your getting rid of it and you wan't to be sure.. Drill 4 holes through the HDD.. Though why you would wan't to destroy a good hard drive. you can always use it in something else..