Reputation
363
Next privilege 500 Rep.
Access review queues
Badges
1 3 12
Newest
 Curious
Impact
~59k people reached

Jul
2
awarded  Curious
Sep
27
awarded  Nice Question
Aug
1
awarded  Notable Question
Jul
23
awarded  Popular Question
Apr
23
awarded  Famous Question
Sep
13
awarded  Notable Question
Jun
29
awarded  Popular Question
May
28
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
26
comment Securely erasing all data from a hard drive
As mentioned in a comment to the article, and in the documentation of cipher, the tool itself does not delete anything. You have to delete all data first, and then cipher will overwrite all available space with zeros and ones.
Aug
4
accepted How can I export a directory structure?
Jul
23
awarded  Autobiographer
Mar
31
awarded  Yearling
Mar
25
awarded  Nice Question
Mar
25
comment What does “preparing for copy” do?
If it is necessary because of the way that NTFS works, then why can xcopy do it's job without it?
Mar
25
revised What does “preparing for copy” do?
grammar
Mar
25
asked What does “preparing for copy” do?
Mar
16
revised How can I export a directory structure?
added clarification
Mar
16
asked How can I export a directory structure?
Oct
7
accepted Override global Python with local one on linux
Aug
10
answered Override global Python with local one on linux