How to Wipe Toshiba Portable Hard Drive?

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Anna

updated on 2020-07-14 to Data Erasure

“Hi, I will lend my Toshiba Canvio portable hard drive to my classmate. Is there any way to permanently wipe all data on it. After I format it, the documents still can be recovered by data recovery program. Any suggestion?” - Moli

how to wipe Toshiba portable hard drive

Data recovery software is very powerful. When you delete the files from Toshiba portable hard drive or format it, the lost files still can be found by data recovery software. Before you sell, donate or trade in your Toshiba portable hard drive, you’d better permanently wipe all your sensitive data to avoid data recovery. To permanently wipe all data on Toshiba portable hard drive, you need special data erasure tool.

AweEraser is the safe, powerful and easy-to-use data erasure tool. It can help you securely and permanently erase data from Toshiba portable hard drive. The advanced data erasure technology is able to permanently erase the data, leaving no trace for data recovery. Now, download it here:

Why choose AweEraser to erase data from Toshiba portable hard drive:

  • Very easy to use.
  • Advanced data erasure algorithms: HMG Infosec Standard 5, Baseline; DOD 5220.22-M; U.S. Army AR380-19; Peter Gutmann's algorithm.
  • Flexible data erasure modes.
  • 100% safe, no physical damage.

Once you wipe all data, you will get a brand new Toshiba portable hard drive. All data is gone forever, can’t be recovered by any data recovery method.

Easy steps to wipe Toshiba portable hard drive on Windows/Mac OS

1. Just connect your Toshiba portable hard drive to your computer. Run AweEraser on your computer, it will automatically recognize your Toshiba portable hard drive.

2. Choose data erasure mode - Erase Hard Drive. This mode will help you format the Toshiba portable hard drive and permanently wipe all data on it.

how to wipe Toshiba portable hard drive

3. Just select the Toshiba portable hard drive and click on Erase Now button to permanently wipe all data on the Toshiba portable hard drive.

how to wipe Toshiba portable hard drive

4. Once the process gets finished, all data on the Toshiba portable hard drive will be permanently erased.

how to wipe Toshiba portable hard drive

Other modes to shred data on Toshiba portable hard drive

AweEraser also offers other erasure modes.

1. Shred files from Toshiba portable hard drive.

This mode will help you securely and permanently shred files/folders from Toshiba portable hard drive. Just add files/folders to the erasure list, then permanently erase them.

how to wipe Toshiba portable hard drive

2. Wipe free disk space of Toshiba portable hard drive.

This mode will help you permanently erase deleted data on Toshiba portable hard drive without affecting the existing files on the Toshiba portable hard drive. If you only want to wipe already deleted data on Toshiba portable hard drive, just choose this mode.

how to wipe Toshiba portable hard drive

AweEraser is 100% safe data erasure tool - it will never cause any damage to your Toshiba portable hard drive/SSD. This software also offers tools to help you repair crashed Toshiba portable hard drive or format the Toshiba portable hard drive. It is the best Toshiba data erasure tool which can erase data from Toshiba hard drive, memory card, USB flash drive, digital camera, laptop, etc. Actually, it supports to erase data from any type of hard disk drive or digital device.

Before you sell, donate, trade in or lend your Toshiba portable hard drive to other people, you’d better permanently erase all your sensitive data. AweEraser is very easy-to-use. Just download it to wipe all data on your Toshiba portable hard drive to prevent potential data recovery.

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