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  • Wipe Disk is the consummate way to prevent data leak. With an increasing number of users storing information and materials on disk as electronic data, data security is under test though storing data on disk is quite convenient. Considerable quantities of enterprises have suffered catastrophic loss or even gone bankruptcy due to disk data leak. This is very ordinary phenomenon. For individuals, data leak can also be troublesome, which means that avoiding data leak is a necessary task for every computer user. User may adopt Format Partition or Delete Partition when hoping to permanently clear disk data to prevent data leak. Nonetheless, these measures can hardly really stop those wicked from finding your data. The really effective way to resist data leak is Wipe Disk.

    Common ways to resist disk data leak
    Many computer users, including your perhaps, believe deleting all disk files can prevent data leak, which, in fact, is a erroneous conception as deletion can not thoroughly wipe disk and deleted files still exist on disk and can be recovered by professional data recovery software such as MiniTool Power Data Recovery. Knowing this, many users resolutely delete all partitions on disk to realize wiping partition, which, unfortunately, still fails to really prevent data leak as employing partition magic such as MiniTool Partition Wizard can easily recover all deleted partitions. From this perspective, what we should do to avert data leak is employ Wipe Disk, a function also covered by MiniTool Partition Wizard.

    Wipe partition – the most effective way to prevent data leak
    Wipe Disk differs from Delete and Format as the latter two don't really operate data proper but modify or delete relevant settings to disable operating system to display them, which is similar to Hide Files. Though they are invisible but still exist on disk. Wipe Disk, unlike those two, really performs operation on data by fill data of every sector to overwrite original data. In this way, it will become impossible for any data recovery software to successfully recover data. In this regard, Wipe Disk is the most effective way to prevent data leak.

    Wipe disk with MiniTool Partition Wizard
    MiniTool Partition Wizard is a professional partition magic employed even by military organizations to wipe disk.



    The principle of wiping disk on MiniTool Partition Wizard is repeatedly fill sectors. In interface above, we can see this partition magic offers five Wiping methods with each method getting different result and consuming uneven time. User can fill each sector with 1 and 0 or employ the latter two methods to procure best effect though they take comparatively longer time.
    Caution: once disk is wiped, disk data will never be recovered. Please back up data first if there is needed data on disk.

    MiniTool Partition Wizard not only offers Wipe Disk function, but provides Wipe Partition function. For more information on MiniTool Partition Wizard, please log on to the official website https://www.partitionwizard.com/.