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Surface Pro Resetting

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  • Mobile Computing
  • Tablets
  • Microsoft
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Last response: in Windows Tablets
June 3, 2013 7:59:51 AM

I have a Microsoft Surface Pro that I would like to do a 'reset' on so I can re-sell it. After reading the manual, I determined I better do the thorough reset as opposed to the quick reset. What I am wondering, is will my personal data be securely UN-recoverable after doing a thorough reset?

I realize that unlike HDDs, SSDs don't store their data using magnetic media, so I assume the SSD is 'wiped' during the thorough rest. Hopefully someone can put my mind at ease.

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June 6, 2013 2:37:00 PM

I believe you are good to go. It should be wiped sufficiently to avoid trouble.
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