when you delete files from your computer’s hard disk, they do not get totally removed but still occupy the space inside. Despite the fact that the space occupied by these deleted files is considered as free space, the contents remain intact on the hard disk.
Why is Disk Scrubber tool used for?
Disk Scrubber a powerful tool that removes data from your hard disk securely, so that it cannot be recovered in future. Disk Scrubber comes with a user-friendly GUI design which makes the tool pretty simple to use. Using Disk Scrubber, you may delete an entire disk drive and be sure that the deleted data is actually removed.
However, you need to note that, once you delete any data using Disk Scrubber, it cannot be recovered using any kind of disk recovery software. Therefore to be on a safer side, it is always good to double check and confirm that the data which you have deleted using this tools no more required.
You need to have MS Framework 2.0 installed on your PC in order to use Disk Scrubber. You may download Disk Scrubber free of charge. This tool supports most Windows operating systems such as Windows XP, Vista, 2000 and 2003.