Using the BCWipe Total WipeOut


BCWipe Total WipeOut is distributed as a self-extracted installation program that can be run on a computer with Windows operating system.

The installation program installs BCWipeTWO Configuration Wizard for creating bootable USB drive and/or preparing ISO image (in Wizard Enterprise edition). The image is used to burn bootable CD disk with BCWipe Total WipeOut wiping utility.

BCWipe Total WipeOut bootable device allows booting computer with any operating system or without any OS. BCWipe Total WipeOut wiping functions can be run automatically or manually, for all the disks connected to the computer and detected by the program.

In general the way of using BCWipe Total WipeOut is following:

  1. After installation, run BCWipeTWO Configuration Wizard from the BCWipe Total WipeOut program group. The Wizard will guide you through the process of creating BCWipeTWO bootable device.
  2. If you are going to boot your computer from CD-ROM drive - burn BCWipe Total WipeOut bootable CD using your favorite CD Burning software.
  3. Insert the BCWipeTWO bootable device (CD disk to CD-ROM, USB stick to USB port) and configure the computer to boot from CD-ROM or USB drive.
  4. Reboot the computer and BCWipe Total WipeOut will run wiping using the options selected in BCWipeTWO Configuration Wizard.

Note that you can configure to start BCWipe Total WipeOut wipe operations either in automatic or in manual mode. In automatic mode no user intervention after boot-up is required.

BCWipe Total WipeOut user interface

BCWipe Total WipeOut main screen contains four areas, top-to-bottom:

BCWipe Total WipeOut bootable disk user interface

BCWipe Total WipeOut bootable disk user interface BCWipe Total WipeOut bootable disk user interface

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