RVL File Shredder Publisher's description
from RVL SOFT
RVL File Shredder gives you the opportunity to permanently remove files from your system in the easiest possible way.
Using the most powerful standard wiping methods RVL File Shredder will let NO chance for data recovery.
Windows operating system does not delete a file permanently when a file is deleted using shift+del key combination or files from emptied recycle bin of Windows. The allocation area or the index of the file system (FAT or NTFS) marks the area used by the deleted file as empty.
The actual raw contents of the files are always present even if the file has been deleted and waits overwriting by the operating system. Deleted file, which is not overwritten, can be recovered.
The question arises ???how we can delete a file beyond recovery also remove a deleted file permanently from the hard drive when Windows is not deleting the files permanently????
RVL File Shredder helps you to shred files and folders from your Windows drive, it shreds the deleted data leaving no traces of sensitive critical data.
Selling or disposing off a PC creates a serious threat. The hard drives, which are given along with the PC, are mostly formatted with a view that they can be used further without any one knowing what it was used for. Unfortunately, almost all sensitive data can be recovered using specialized recovery labs or software, shredding the sensitive data consisting of files and folders and mostly deleted can remove all traces of sensitive data, without making drive useless, the shredded drive remains working.
RVL File Shredder is an advanced file shredding application, which allows various easy to options to shred files, folders, and unused space from a logical drive.
The software presents a hierarchical explorer view to select file and folders to shred, to shred files simply add the files to ???shredding zone??? and select the shredding patterns and the software would start destructing the data beyond recovery.
Shredding patterns offered by RVL File Shredder exceeds the standards of DOD US and offers 12 Shredding standards.
System Requirements:Operating System: Microsoft Windows XP or Windows Vista
CPU: Pentium processor minimum
Memory: 128Mb or more
Free hard drive space: 15Mb
Program Release Status: New Release
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall