Allows complete application uninstall so that no leftover data remains on the disk. Searches for all files related to the application and lists them so the user can also delete these manually. AppCleaner can also protect important applications against unintentional removal. The older version 1.2.2 for Mac OS X 10.4 or later is still available.
Simple tool for irretrievably deleting entire hard disks and data. According to the developer it works independent of the partition layout, file and operating system and deals with otherwise inaccessible proprietary formats. Also available as advanced versions (basic, standard and professional).
Removes files from your hard disk once and for all. In addition to overwriting multiple times with random values the files you want to delete, this program supports secure data deletion standards such as US DoD 5220.22-M E and the German standard. Extended Professional version also available.
Generates TrueCrypt-compatible container files (UDF 1.02) from any selection of files. These are exactly sized to suit the amount of data content and can be opened in TrueCrypt. They can also be directly extracted or invalidated again with TruPax. Neither administrator rights nor TrueCrypt are necessary to do so. Fast and secure download from The H
Securely deletes files and whole directories from a hard drive using 14 different methods to overwrite files before their removal. The developer recommends the program for anyone wanting to delete whole partitions or data storage devices.
Tool to securely and irretrievably delete files on the hard drive or USB drives. Comes with a useful shell extension so that files can be deleted directly from the context menu in Explorer. Fast and secure download from The H
Encrypts files using 128-bit key length AES encryption, and includes an integrated shredder for secure deletion of unencrypted files. Integrates into Windows Explorer. Fast and secure download from The H
Removes data permanently from the hard drive or from external media; available in various versions for desktop and server applications, demo available to download of the Pro version. Fast and secure download from The H
For permanently deleting data that you want to prevent being restored, even with professional tools. To do this it uses several extended deletion methods and supports almost all storage media, such as USB sticks, SD memory cards and other removeable devices, as well as hard disks.
Deletes data safely and irretrievably by various mechanisms on Mac computers. Overwrites the data up to 35 times, scrambles the original file name and truncates the file length so data becomes untraceable. Available in different languages.
Overwrites free memory on one or more hard disks with random data and settable repetitions so the deleted data can’t be recovered or viewed with help tools such as hex editors. In addition to an extremely complex routine that has an unpredictable pattern, you can select one of three faster but less secure routines. Program can be installed in English.
Use this widget to reliably delete data from your local hard disk. According to the manufacturer, it doesn’t leave any traces and can operate at variable shred levels depending on how securely you want to delete the data. Its functions can be activated by hotkeys.