How to "break" my computer without physical damage?

I am an adult. I have my reasons. Just need to ruin the software. Any advice helps

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago
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    Ruin the software you say? Well, there's always the tried and true "delete sys32" trick.

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  • Anonymous
    1 week ago

    Get a bunch of viruses, It'll eventually crash

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  • 1 month ago

    Uninstall the software.

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  • 1 month ago

    Try a microwave oven, those have worked.

    Reformat the HDD low level, that will brick it.

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  • John
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    You can't just "open up a DOS window" because that could mean you are inside Windows. You can't alter Windows files (or any files in use) when it is running because "this file is in use, etc". So you need to BOOT to a DOS prompt. Is it F1?  It's been so long for me I forget. At the prompt type del *.* (all files) or even better, format C: This is essentially irreversable. This is good for 99.9% of everyone, even the paranoid ones. If you truly need to scrub it so the CIA can't crack it then there are other ways still.

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  • 1 month ago

    Not about to tell you what to do because you are not going to do it to yourself.  You are looking for a way to damage someone else's computer.  We will not help you.

    • ShrimpKing1 month agoReport

      hahaha i wish this was that simple. I have bad people in big places looking for me. tryna scrub everything i own

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  • Joe
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    You sure don't sound like an adult.....

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  • 1 month ago

    Remove the hard drive - temporarily, of course. Just until you feel better.

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  • Iam
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    Wipe the hard drive.

    1. Open up a dos window

    2. go to c:\

    3. type "del*.*" and press enter.

    I don't know if this works, I've never done it, but my uncle did. It wiped his hard drive.

    • dewcoons
      Lv 7
      1 month agoReport

      Actually that would NOT damage your computer.  It would delete any files that are in the actual c:\ folder, but would not delete any of the folders that are there.  All your programs and Windows itself are in folders.  So they would not be affected by this.

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  • Dave
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Let your kids play on it.

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