Select the file or folder, right click and choose Shred to securely shred the item. (Note: If you selected a folder, all the files and subfolders within that folder will also be shredded.)
Figure 1: Identity Finder context menu
Double check if this is the file or folder you want to Shred. Click on Yes.
Figure 2: Shred file confirmation dialog box
- A confirmation window will populate once the file or folder has been securely shredded.
Figure 3: Shred success dialog box
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