This guide walks you through simple instructions on how to wipe a Mac device and connected hard drives by using BitRaser Drive Eraser software in Standalone deployment mode. Instructions in this manual are broken down into 3 stages to get you an easy and practical way of erasing macOS® device & attached hard drives with minimal efforts.
Stage 1 (One-time) 5 Minutes
Provides the steps to download the software ISO image file from BitRaser Cloud
Stage 2 (one-time) 5 Minutes
Provides instructions to create a bootable USB for wiping.
Shares steps to wipe a Mac hard drive using BitRaser software through bootable USB.
These instructions help you get started with drive erasure in less than 10 minutes.
Note: Total wiping time will vary as per type, size of drive & erasure standard chosen.
After successful completion of the process, eject the USB media which is now ready to wipe your Mac and connected drives. Now, proceed to the erasure steps listed in Stage 3.
Start wiping your MacBook or other Mac devices along with the connected storage drives, as follows:
At this stage, you would need to connect the host machine to Internet and login to BitRaser cloud for acquiring licenses to allow wiping of the Mac device & connected drives, as follows:
For Ethernet, follow these steps:
For Wi-Fi, follow these steps: