Remove Files Forever Using Kaspersky Total Security

Edited by Lukward Thomason, VisiHow, Anonymous, Dougie

You're watching VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to permanently delete files using Kaspersky Total Security.

Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas3 453843.jpg
Ad

Steps

  1. 1
    For this example, let's create a new file on the desktop.
    To do this, right-click an empty space on your desktop and select "New".
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas12 494908.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  2. 2
    In the expanded menu that appears, click "Text Document".
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas16 23799.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  3. 3
    When the file appears on your desktop, you can rename it.
    Let's call this file "delete me.txt".
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas21 804801.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  4. 4
    Next, open Kaspersky Total Security.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas24 710132.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  5. 5
    When the program opens, click "Additional Tools" at the bottom of the window.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas28 306241.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  6. 6
    In the "Tools" menu, click "Privacy Protection".
    "Privacy Protection" is the first option on the list on the left side of the window.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas33 507393.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  7. 7
    On the right side of the window, click "File Shredder".
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas39 338372.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  8. 8
    Then, click "Browse" and choose the file.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas44 580158.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  9. 9
    Then, locate and click the file in the directory window that appears.
    For this tutorial, "delete me.txt" is located on the "Desktop". If your file is saved in another location, you can click "This PC" or another location listed to expand the menus.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas54 410595.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  10. 10
    When you've selected the file that you want to delete, click "Select".
    It is at the bottom of the window.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas67 002941.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  11. 11
    If you want additional information about a particular deletion method, click the "I" icon when the method is selected.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas77 897637.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  12. 12
    You can close the pop-up information window.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas83 609265.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  13. 13
    After the folder is selected, you can click the "Data deletion method:" drop-down menu.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas84 588023.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  14. 14
    Click a method of data removal under "Data deletion method:".
    "Quick delete (recommended)" is automatically selected.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas88 553762.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  15. 15
    Once you've selected a "Data deletion method", click the "Delete" button at the bottom of the window.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas106 717924.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  16. 16
    Then, confirm the operation by clicking "Delete" one more time in the pop-up window.
    After you have deleted the file, you will not be able to recover it with any unerase and undelete tools.
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas110 090546.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  17. 17
    When you have finished, click "Close".
    Remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security.mp4-canvas121 385501.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

    Advertisement

This has been a VisiHow tutorial on how to remove files forever using Kaspersky Total Security. If you're having trouble removing, or deleting, files permanently in Kaspersky, then simply leave your questions, comments, or suggestions in the area below; and we'll do our best to get back to you. Thanks for choosing VisiHow! Have a great day!

Was this helpful? Yes | No | I need help

Video: Remove Files Forever Using Kaspersky Total Security

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.




Creatura
Featured Author
651 Articles Started
871 Article Edits
40,075 Points
Creatura is a featured author with VisiHow. Creatura has achieved the level of "Captain" with 40,075 points. Creatura has started 651 articles (including this one) and has also made 871 article edits. 281,000 people have read Creatura's article contributions.
Creatura's Message Board
Creatura: Hi, my name is Creatura.
Creatura: Can I help you with your problem about "Remove Files Forever Using Kaspersky Total Security"?
 

Article Info

Categories : Software

Recent edits by: Anonymous, VisiHow, Lukward Thomason

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 115 times.

Do you have a question not answered in this article?
Click here to ask one of the writers of this article
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No