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BitRaser File Eraser Software is based on which Erasure Algorithm?

 Modified on: October 14, 2021 |    6433 views

BitRaser File Eraser is one of the best file erasure software, which permanently erases files, folders, application traces, internet history, etc. from your PC or Mac. The software performs the erasure by overwriting multiple times over the existing data. This renders the original data unrecoverable even if you use a specialized data recovery software to recover such data.  

BitRaser File Eraser meets all data sanitization standards and requirements. The software hosts 3 types of international data erasure algorithms. 

Read on to see the steps below on how to use a specific “Erasure algorithm” in BitRaser File Eraser software for Windows and then apply the selected algorithm.

Follow the below steps:

  • Install & Run BitRaser File Eraser.
  • Explore the BitRaser File Eraser screen on your PC [Image 1]. You can view the list of items you can delete using the software in the main menu

Image 1: BitRaser File Eraser interface

  • Click on the Settings button on the top menu pane.
  • A window will open like the one below [See Image 2]

setting window of bitraser file eraser

Image 2: Settings window of BitRaser File Eraser

  • The first option under “Erasure Options” is “Algorithms”. Click on the dropdown. You will see the list of algorithms supported by the software

list of algorithm supported by software

Image 3: List of algorithms supported by the software

  • Select the Erasure algorithm and click the Ok button. The software will now perform erasure according to the selected algorithm.


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BitRaser File Eraser BitRaser File Eraser is a certified data eraser software that helps you to wipe file, folders, internet activities, application traces, system traces as well as hard disk drives from Windows operating systems without leaving any scope for recovery. This file wipe tool will permanently erase all the crucial information stored in any type of storage devices.

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