January 3rd, 2012, 09:35 AM
Yep, there was an option in DOS to wipe the drive, then it disappeared until Vista was released. I use DBAN (Darrick's Boot And Nuke) on older systems.
Change dump file size:
<Advanced><Startup and Recovery>
<Write Debugging Information>
The options are:
Small Memory Dump (64KB)
Kernel Memory Dump
Complete Memory Dump
Last edited by nihil; January 3rd, 2012 at 09:43 AM.
January 3rd, 2012, 02:09 PM
Correct. Not only during the install though. The format option when Windows XP is booted does the same thing, it does NOT wipe the drive.
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