Eraser

A newer version of Eraser is available.

Or, Learn More About Eraser
CNET Editors' Rating 4.0 stars

Excellent

Average User Rating stars

out of 324 user reviews

Back to product review

Full user review

  • 2.0 stars

    "I LIKE VERSION 5 BETTER"

    December 8, 2011  |   By Turgilsa

    Pros

    Nicer looking interfface

    Cons

    Harder to use and more difficult to setup

    Summary

    With version 5, you can open it, click on one button and it will start erasing all the free space on your hard drive. With this new version, that is more difficult to do. Also, the new version opens with every reboot, presents a command line screen and you have to manually close it. Pain in the neck.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (1) (0)

2 replies to this review

  • Reply by soupy5657 on December 20, 2011

    is version 5 still available? I'd like to try that on my old W98 for recycling, since 6.09.2343 is not working on it

  • Reply by Raptor2213 on December 16, 2011

    Agreed, 6.x has a very clunky interface, and it's confusing to try to even do the basic advertised tasks. Horid app.

Submit your reply

Submit

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

cancel

Add Your Review

Log in or create an account to post a review.
You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Eraser 6.0.9.2343
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

E-mail this review

Submit cancel

Report offensive content

If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET's Site Terms of Use, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the comment). Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed.

Select type of offense:

Offensive: Sexually explicit or offensive language
Spam: Advertisements or commercial links
Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other users
Illegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal content
Submit cancel

Error

close

ERROR MESSAGE

If you think this is an error, please contact CNET TechTracker Support for further assistance.

Ok

Running Request

close

loading

Smart Install Software

close

CNET TechTracker will now automatically install software without requiring further action by you. (Note: This feature automatically accepts associated EULAs and third party applications on your behalf.)

You have selected the following software to Smart Install:

CNET TechTracker will attempt to install this software without interrupting you again. If an application requires manual installation, CNET TechTracker will download the installer and prompt you to take further action.

Proceed with Smart Install?

Confirm Standard Install Cancel