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How can I remove a file so that it no longer can be recovered

284 Views 6 Replies Latest reply: May 16, 2013 10:34 AM by ds store RSS
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May 16, 2013 7:15 AM

When I remove a file from my iMac, it is in fact still present.

Computer specialists would still be able to open such a file again.
I would like to be able to remove a file in such a way that it is absolutely no longer possible to recover it.

iMac 27" i7, Mac OS X (10.6.6)


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