There are some occasions when sending things to the Recycling Bin just isn't enough since files deleted in Windows aren't actually deleted. Securely File Shredder is a tool which can permanently delete data from your system.
The usage of Securely File Shredder is pretty simple: Just drag-and-drop the items into the main interface window of the application. The program doesn't have any complicated features to speak of and really works well.
There are some options inside of the application which may be accessed from the settings icon; you can choose between 4 different delete algorithms include "Schneider's Method" and a method used by the United States Department of Defense.
Other buttons in the program include self-explanatory Delete Folder and Delete File options.
Overall, Securely File Shredder is a free and safe solution to wipe data from a hard drive.
Securely File Shredder is software which can permanently erase files.Securely File Shredder features and highlights:
Securely File Shredder is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from secure cleaning software without restrictions. Securely File Shredder 2.0 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this file shredder software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version of Securely File Shredder may be available from Reason Software Company.
We have tested Securely File Shredder 2.0 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]