Config files

In the ISO there is a CFG file which you can modify to get extrqa features the GUI settings will not show.

How to change the .cfg files?
In the ISO you can find various config files, the CFG files. Those files can be modified to change the behavior of the software. The file wd-options.cfg...
Tue, 22 Jun, 2021 at 3:40 PM
Auto start erasure
If you want to have the erasure started on bootup of the software you need to change the (sample-)wd-options.cfg file, those settings are not in the GUI.  ...
Mon, 6 Jul, 2020 at 9:08 AM
How to setup WiFi connection
In the ISO you can find a config file sample-network.cfg. Change this name to network.cfg (remove sample- from the file name) and change below part in this ...
Mon, 6 Jul, 2020 at 9:17 AM
How to change the file name
WipeDrive allows you to change the filename of the logs / reports while saving them. You can even sort them out per customer, project and /or type. For this...
Thu, 26 Nov, 2020 at 10:49 AM
Sort out reports / logs || Change Filename
WipeDrive offers the option to sort out the reports while saving them on a folder location like FTP, Windows Share or USB device. And/or you can change the ...
Thu, 26 Nov, 2020 at 10:47 AM
Create Dropdown menu
WipeDrive does support dropdown menu's in the software.  With a dropdown menu you are able to add a value to the report / log w/o the need to type ...
Mon, 6 Jul, 2020 at 9:26 AM
Remove wipe patterns from the list
In some cases the operators are not allowed to change the wipe pattern to just any one we do support, or can only choose between a couple of them and not th...
Mon, 6 Jul, 2020 at 9:27 AM
Can I change the ID for VNC server
By default the IP address of the client is shown in  the PXE server. For normal purpose this should do it. But in case you need a reference that can be chec...
Fri, 18 Sep, 2020 at 2:41 PM
How to wipe USB drives
To have USB drives detected and be able to be wiped please make sure below settings are set as in this example. It would be easier to boot from a USB. ...
Wed, 7 Oct, 2020 at 12:08 PM
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