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I'm looking for a descent file shredder for my mac that would run on leopard. Also, is there an option for something that overwrites/deletes the files you deleted without shredding?

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Delete button maybe?

im not sure since I dont have a Mac
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trash does both.

not sure what else you need really?

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If you chose Secure Delete Trash from the Finder menu on the menu bar, you "shred" the contents of the Trash can very effectively.

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I have a widget that will get rid of files.
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