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Originally Posted by XSCounter View Post
No need to format the SSD before installing Windows.
It is better to format before because Windows 7 Installation Wizard doesn't align SSDs properly.
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Originally Posted by adridu59 View Post
It is better to format before because Windows 7 Installation Wizard doesn't align SSDs properly.
This thread tells you how to align without the need for formatting.


http://www.overclock.net/ssd/929553-...p-secrets.html
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