How to Shred Mac Files?



updated on 2017-07-12 to Mac Optimization Solutions

When you are going to throw a very important paper document to your trash, you may tear the paper to pieces to avoid information leakage. Similarly, when you want to delete digital data, you also should shred it to avoid data recovery & data leakage. Especially, when you delete Mac files, the deleted Mac files can be recovered by Mac data recovery software. If you want to permanently delete the files on Mac, here is an easy solution.

Mac file shredder - AweCleaner for Mac

Mac file shredder can help you easily and securely shred files under OS X or macOS. It is the best way to shred Mac files. AweCleaner offers secure Mac file shredder. It can help Mac users permanently shred files including photos, folders, videos, audio, email, archives, etc. Just run AweCleaner on your Mac, then click "File Shredder". You can add or drop files/folders for shredding. After you click on "Shred" button, AweCleaner will help you permanently shred all selected data. Download AweCleaner for Mac >>

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Please note that the shredded files can't be recovered by any data recovery software. So, please make sure you want to permanently shred the files you add to the shredding list. It is recommended to back up your files before you shred them.

Another Powerful Mac File Shredder - AweEraser for Mac

AweEraser for Mac is one of the most powerful data erasure software in the world. It offers safe and certified data erasure methods to help you permanently erase files from Mac hard drive, memory card, USB flash drive, external hard drive, etc. It offers three data erasure modes.

  • Erase files - permanently erase files/folders.
  • Wipe hard drive - wipe entire hard drive to permanently erase all data.
  • Wipe free disk space - erase already deleted/lost data without affecting the existing data.

shred mac files

Most of Mac users choose AweEraser for Mac for data erasure on Mac because it is safe, powerful and easy-to-use. Once the data is erased by AweEraser for Mac, there is no way to recover the erased data because the erased data is gone forever.

Download AweEraser for Mac

Powerful, safe and fast Mac data erasure software to help you securely and permanently shred data on Mac or external device.