University drives should only be erased by an IT Professional or the IT Support Center.
Parted Magic should only be downloaded and used by an IT Professional, or other qualified University department such as IT Client Support & Services. Incorrectly downloading and storing Parted Magic could result in damage to your device. Learn how to get and use this boot CD/DVD.
If the program tells you the drive is not supported, follow the alternative directions.
Allow approximately 40 to 330 minutes for Disk Eraser to completely erase the drive(s).
If you have tried the above, but got an error saying that Secure Erase is not supported in your drive, then you may use an alternate erasure method. Using this method for Solid State Drives (SSDs) is not recommended as it may decrease their lifespan.