eraser 6.0.10 extremely slow


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I am trying to erase about 122 gb on a 1.5tb external hard drive and after running about 28 hours it is only showing about 10% done on the status bar. Is this normal?
Sorry for the late reply, but I'm sure by now it would have completed. :)

External drives are limited by the connection between it and the computer. If it's USB 2, I'd expect it to take approximately 6-10 times longer than if the drive were connected to your computer.

If it were USB 3, however, then...