DPWipe – Portable Secure File Deletion

DPWipe is a small portable file shredder utility that allows a user to delete or “Wipe” both files and folder securely via Drag & Drop. With DPWipe, a user can delete files normally (not secure), utilize a Single overwrite by performing a DoD Wipe (US Department of Defense of Defense 5220.22 compliant wipe) or use the Gutmann’s Maximum Security 35 pass wiping method. Available in both English and German Languages and is only 88.1KB extracted.

DPWipe – Portable File Shredder Screenshot:

DPWipe Screenshot

Authors Website: paehl.de

License: Freeware

How to make DPWipe Portable:

  1. Download DPWipe.exe and extract setup.exe from the zip
  2. Click setup.exe and proceed to install DPWipe on your PC
  3. Copy the C:\Program Files\DPWIPER folder to your USB device
  4. Click DPWiper.exe from the DPWIPER folder to launch the program

Note: You can uninstall DPWiper from your computer after completing this process.