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Old 05-01-2006, 07:57 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hi, I am trying to make an external hard drive with a Western Digital 120 GB EIDE hard drive. Is there any sort of free software I can use to erase my hard drive and also if a regular IDE to Usb connection will work with EIDE?

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Old 05-01-2006, 08:59 PM   #2 (permalink)
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You can reformat it with windows but you need to make a dummy file on the entire drive to totally erase it. Yes, IDE to USB will work.
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