Best way to wipe all data

gelie

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Mar 7, 2010
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From my PowerBook g4. Looking to give it away and want to erase all data except operating system. Thanks.
 

RubbishBBspeed

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Aug 1, 2009
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Take out the hard drive, burn it, replace with new hard drive.

Kid you not. (that is the actual government "instructions" within the uk).
 

gelie

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Mar 7, 2010
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once i erase from disk utility, how do i go about reinstalling the operating system? Do i reinstall my upgraded Leopard? I bought Leopard and its registered to me.
 
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