Certificate Options

These preferences allow the user to customize the erasure certificates with company specific information, technician information, and additional certificate options.

Figure: Certificate options window

Save PDF certificate
Use this option to save erase certificate as file in PDF format to selected location.
File name template

Here you may specify the name template for the erase certificate. To see additional file name tags available, see the File name tags section in the Appendix.

Include detailed information about chassis hardware

Ensures that the system-specific information is saved in the XML report, such as:

  • Operating system
  • Kernel version
  • Platform name
  • Device attributes
  • Disk geometry
  • Partitioning information
  • Active partitions
Show default logo on certificate
Uses the logo "Erased by Active@ KillDisk" in the certificate
Use Computer ID on certificate
This option includes the Hardware ID of the machine being erased on the certificate. It may be taken from the BIOS or the Motherboard (these values may differ from each other).

Company information

This section allows for the user to customize company features like:

Additionally, custom logos can be added by clicking Set and selecting an logo through the file explorer. The logo will be previewed in the Company logo space above.

Tip: It is recommended for better results to use company logo with resolution suitable for printing (300dpi) with a side not exceeding 300px.

Technician Information

This section allows for the user to customize company features like: