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    3 Excel Password Unlockers

    Check out Erasers blog on Excel Password Unlocker Software Programmes, at:
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    Eraser needs administrative privileges to use?

    you will need admin rights to access the disk. Try setting this in the file properties to run as administrator
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    Eraser won't run.

    Do you get any error messages? What happens if you turn off TrendMicro? Try whitelisting eraser. Did you install the official version of Eraser i.e this
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    Eraser Released

    This version now recognises exFAT drives
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    erase files from hard drive

    you can do a freespace erase. Backup the machine first incase of mistakes
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    you cannot wipe the drive you are logged into best option would be to reinstall windows and then do a freespace erase
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    Install via SCCM w/ secure auto delete on log off/restart

    extract the MSI file for the desired architecture X86 or x64 and try that its a standard MSI file
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    Importing Task List not working

    can you upload the file here or PM me?
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    Windows login as Standarduser and eraser do nothing

    This is a permissions issue - i assume logged in as administrator it works? Eraser needs low level access to the drives.
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    Build with .NET 4

    It installs and works perfectly here - what is the sequence of events you are using to cause it to fail? Have you tried running as administrator?
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    Error running on Windows Server 2008

    Shutdown eraser and then right click on the exe and run as administrator - what happens?
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    Unwanted Tasks Added to Schedule

    Do you stiull have this issue? Eraser creates a task for each job and should delete any ad-hoc tasks once completed.
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    Eraser updates via SCCM?

    1 - install as normal 2 - no 3 - we would release a new version
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    Install via SCCM w/ secure auto delete on log off/restart

    Eraser has standard installer - you could capture the install or do a /Q and deploy Wiping the Recyclebin can be done via a script
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    Does eraser really wipe free space on SSD drives?

    I'll include USB keys in this answer. In a freespace erase eraser will first fill the drive and then erase the space, you would only need to use a 1 pass erase on a USB or SSD drive For SSD Read this article and this - You need to consider the age of the drive and whether you need to wipe...
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    Crash during Erase

    Hi David, have you turned off your anti virus? Also, run chkdsk to see if there are any drive issues and delete the temp directory created by eraser.
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    Can't Get Eraser to Erase

    The actual issue is that you are trying to erase directories locked by the OS. Probably DLL's in use in that directory. To wipe the C drive you really need to boot up with something like DBAN and wipe at the OS level.
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    Notification Icon Persists

    the only way to do this currently is to use the commandline version and not have it in the tray i.e not loaded all the time
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    Erase Programs

    Eraser won't uninstall applications if that is what you mean. It can wipe the directories of those applications which is not a good idea as you now have an improperly uninstalled version of Office etc
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    How to erase/overwrite files that have already been deleted

    Erase the recycle bin and then run a freespace erase