- Boot off of something other than the hard drive you want to erase.
- Type “format” and press ENTER.
- You will get a choice of devices, select the one you want to erase.
- Type “analyze” and press ENTER.
- Type “purge” and press ENTER.
Other Unix Workstations
Contact the hardware vendor for secure data removal options.
For additional help, contact the Help Desk at 515-4357 or firstname.lastname@example.org