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Deleting documents I'm looking to get rid of my computer. How do i delete documents so they can't be retrieved without having to format the computer?

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Are you trying to perform a secure delete?
In the Finder under 10.5 at least you can go to the advance tab and click empty trash securely.
I would strongly recomend though that you reformat the drive and reinstall the OS. You password and keychain passwords should be deleted first. If you still don't want to do that, at least make a new account, give it administrator privileges and delete your old account.

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