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    Re: Wipe windows machine from USB

    I ended up buying a new hard drive and replacing it, which seems to have worked well. Thanks everybody for the help!
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    Re: Wipe windows machine from USB

    Thanks for the tip aljames2

    However, I'm unable to run the smartmontools tests:


    I should note that I did also try running a diagnostic from the BIOS boot menu, which said everything was fine
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    Re: Wipe windows machine from USB

    Thanks for the info oldfred. I'll spend some time looking through the links.

    I'm running on an XPS13 9350, and booting the Flash Disk with ubuntu on it from UEFI boot. Secure boot is off.

    I'm...
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    Re: Wipe windows machine from USB

    Thanks for the response yancek.

    I have tried dd with /dev/sda as well, with no different effects.

    When I open up GParted, I immediately get a "Libparted warning" that reads "Error...
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    Wipe windows machine from USB

    Hi all. I have a Windows machine (Dell XPS13) that got corrupted during an update. I cannot access the windows startup menu, but from the BIOS startup menu I can boot Ubuntu on a connected USB stick...
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