1. 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
  2. Double check if this is the file or folder you want to Shred. Click on Yes.

     Figure 2: Shred file confirmation dialog box
  3. A confirmation window will populate once the file or folder has been securely shredded.


Figure 3: Shred success dialog box

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