How to Wipe LaCie Mobile Drive?

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Anna

updated on 2020-05-19 to Data Erasure

Through this guide, we will show you an easy way to wipe data on LaCie Mobile Drive. First of all, let us describe this device a little bit. It is an external storage device people often use in order to back up important files. It offers a beautiful design and good storage capacity from 1TB to 5TB. If you are planning to sell, get rid of or give your LaCie Mobile Drive to another person, it is advisable to delete data permanently and so prevent any future data recovery. It is not a secret that there a lot of data recovery programs people can use to get lost, deleted and even formatted files back, so it is better to make sure it will not happen.

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Three Modes to permanently delete data on LaCie Mobile Drive

There are diverse programs you can use to wipe data on LaCie Mobile Drive or any other devices, so you can compare them and then make your choice. Some of them offer better features than others, such as better performance, speed, reliability, durability, affordability, ease, compatibility, among others. One of these data erasure is AweEraser, which is considered as one of the best programs to carry out permanent deletion.

AweEraser is very easy to use. People just need to download, install and run it on the computer. If you need to delete files from external drives, it is necessary to connect them to the computer and then choose one of the three modes this software offers. You can erase some specific files, the entire drive or simply all already files if you only want to get more space on hard drive. Depending on what you really need, you can select the most appropriate mode:

Mode 1: Selectively erase data on LaCie Mobile Drive.

You can use this option if you only need to permanently delete some particular files on LaCie Mobile Drive. First, you need to get the software and then connect LaCie Mobile Drive to the computer. Once it is shown on the computer, you can choose this mode. Just select the files from LaCie Mobile Drive to the erasure list and then click on Erase button to permanently erase these files.

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Mode 2: Wipe all data on LaCie Mobile Drive.

Before using this mode, you should make a data backup in case you need some of these files in the future. This option will wipe the entire drive, so all files will go permanently without any possibility to be recovered. Just select this mode and click on Erase button to wipe the LaCie Mobile Drive.

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Mode 3: Permanently erase already deleted data on LaCie Mobile Drive.

This last mode will wipe all already deleted files on LaCie Mobile Drive. It will not erase the existing files on the LaCie Mobile Drive.

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AweEraser is highly recommended by users because it offers a secure and quick way to delete data permanently and you can select the most convenient mode depending on what you really need. It will not cause any damage to your LaCie Mobile Drive. Once the data is erased by AweEraser, the data will be lost forever, can’t be recovered by any data recovery software.

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