O&O SafeErase 16 is the solution for securely deleting sensitive data from your hard disk and offers you the ultimate protection of your privacy. Thanks to this protection against data misuse, you see a return on your investment with every securely deleted file. In this way you can be sure that no data gets into the wrong hands.
This O&O Software offers a reliable solution for safe erasure of security sensitive files and gives you the ultimate in data protection. With O&O SafeErase even hackers and data spies cannot restore your safely erased files.
With just one click of the mouse, you can securely and permanently delete files, folders and partitions. The motives for deleting files are many.
Old e-mail files, internet histories, file cache, financial records, company information, and private files ought to be protected from unauthorized access.
O&O SafeErase Features:
- “Instant Erase”: Selecting files over the context menu prompts a mini-dialog from where deletion can immediately take place
- Permanent deletion of files, folders, Memory cards and USB sticks
- Delete an entire computer, no boot medium necessary
- Delete internet traces and temporary program files
- Six methods to permanently delete confidential data
- Detailed reports as proof of deletion
- Analysis tool to search for unsafe deleted files
- Adapted deletion method for SSDs (Solid State Disks) with SolidErase (link to paragraph with further infos)
- Enhanced report and activity management
- .Net Framework 4.7.1
Delete all files, settings, applications and operating system so that a recovery is impossible. It is possible to delete the entire computer including the system partition without boot media. After restarting the system the deletion process begins automatically.
New and enhanced functions
In addition to many minor enhancements, the program now includes an analytical tool. It scans your computer for temporary and unsafely deleted files. With just a few clicks, you can clean your computer so that data thieves never have a chance to recover old files for possible misuse. Advanced and improved management of reports and deletion lists make using this program even more convenient.
Deleting your entire computer
Deleting the entire computer allows you to permanently delete all confidential files before you dispose of, sell, or give your computer away. You can delete all files, settings, applications and the operating system so that file recovery is impossible. You can be sure that nobody will ever restore your confidential information and misuse it, protecting yourself against identity theft. With O&O SafeErase you can even delete your entire computer without a start medium (e.g. a Boot CD).
Six deletion methods for maximum security
This software allows you to choose from among six different deletion methods. The methods of deletion differ in the number of runs and the type of overwriting process. These methods ensure maximum security, whatever your requirements.
In addition to standardized deletion methods of the U. S. Department of Defense (DoD) and the German Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) you can also select a complex mathematical method (the Gutmann method), which complies with the highest security levels.
O&O SafeErase includes the feature SolidErase, which was developed especially for the deletion of SSDs. SolidErase uses resources sparingly and thoroughly so that the data is not recoverable and the SSD is exposed to the least possible strain.
What’s New in O&O SafeErase 16:
- NEW: “ClusterView” graphically displaying the progress of deletions
- NEW: Support for the new Browser versions
- REVAMPED: Improved performance
- REVAMPED: The UI has been improved
What’s New in O&O SafeErase 15:
- Support for Windows 10 Build 1909
- New: The UI has been redesigned, with drag and drop functionality
- New: Support for the new Microsoft Edge Browser based on Chromium
What’s New in O&O SafeErase 14:
- NEW: The TotalErase algorithm has been completely redesigned to make wiping an entire machine easier and faster
- NEW: The UI has been redesigned, with drag and drop functionality
- NEW: Support for all popular current browser versions
- IMPROVED: High DPI support
Homepage – https://www.oo-software.com
Supported Operating Systems:
- Windows 8, 8.1, 10 (32 Bit, 64 Bit).
- Server 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019
Size: 25.1 MB