what is a zero-fill/low-level format?

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by stacked, Jun 20, 2005.

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  1. stacked

    stacked Guest

    Hello

    Can anyone please explain to me what a zero-fill/low-level format is, and how I can do it (with Win xp home)?

    Also how does it compare to a regular format of the hard drive? What's the difference? Much thanks.
     
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