The CCleaner has a Drive Wiper which enables you to wipe the empty areas of a hard drive. Once you wipe off these empty spaces, the actual data of all the deleted files on the driver will be erased permanently, and these files can never be recovered. However, if the files are overwritten or created while running CCleaner, the software cannot delete it. You have options to choose which part of the drive you want to wipe, either only free space or the entire drive. The instructions for running CCleaner wiper are given below.
Drive wiper in CCleaner removes the deleted files without a trace from a chosen drive. You can either wipe automatically or manually with the Drive wiper. Follow the steps below to run CCleaner Drive Wiper.
Perform the following steps to use CCleaner Drive Wiper.
To manually run the Drive wiper,
The following steps can help you to download the CCleaner Drive Wiper.
CCleaner does not feature a wiper for SSDs as the drive may get damaged.