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Windows 7: regarding SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation

24 Oct 2012   #1
GRB70

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 
regarding SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation

When using diskpart, I'm noticing it never wants you to format when I go back in to the installer. Am I correct in assuming diskpart will format the drives with NTFS?

Do I need to realign the SSD on the reinstall?


Thank you


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24 Oct 2012   #2
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Diskpart will format to the file system you tell it to. The w7 installer will take care of all formatting and correct alignment. If you did format to NTFS the installer won't need to do that.
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24 Oct 2012   #3
GRB70

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

wow, that was a fast response.

TYVM
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24 Oct 2012   #4
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

You're welcome.
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