Permanent Eraser Alternatives

    Permanent Eraser is described as 'When you normally delete your files in Mac OS X, the operating system is only forgetting where those particular files are placed, while the data still physically remains on the drive. Beginning with Mac OS 10' and is an app in the Security & Privacy category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Permanent Eraser for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Self-Hosted solutions and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Eraser, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Permanent Eraser are DiskGenius (Freemium), Darik's Boot and Nuke (Freemium, Open Source), Permadelete (Free, Open Source) and WipeFile (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 29, 2020

    1. Hard Drive Erasure Software.
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    2. OW Shredder is a powerful security tool, that allows you to completely erase sensitive data from your computer. Individual files, free disk space, and entire volumes get erased securely.
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    3. Over time, many very private or business-critical files accumulate on a computer. What happens to these files when you no longer need them? Moving to the Recycle Bin is far from enough to really protect your privacy.
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    4. Remove useless information from your desktop ,laptop permanently without leaving a little bit part of the file or information .This atom techsoft file eraser software target selected folders and file and erase immediately on single click of mouse .
    5. Because it's been deleted from your hard drive, doesn't mean it's gone forever. As long as the information was not overwritten, anyone can restore it at any time. It gets even more complicated, if a computer has been resold or given away.
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      The working with the computer and the browsing in the internet leave numerous digital traces on the disk. The normal functions of the operating system don’t delete these traces completely.
    6. iShred Express provides a drag and drop interface to the "SRM" or secure delete function. USE AT YOUR OWN RISK. FILES DELETED WITH THIS PROGRAM ARE NOT RECOVERABLE, MAKE SURE YOU KNOW WHAT YOU ARE DOING. Tested with Mac OS X 10.4.2

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