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Windows 7: SSD Alignment

27 Jan 2016   #1

Windows Ultimate x64
SSD Alignment

I'm reinstalling Windows 7 Operating system on my SSD drive. If I perform a clean installation of Windows 7 and wiping the entire drive. Do I need to perform a SSD alignment in the diskpart command before or after a clean reinstall of Windows? Or when is a SSD alignment needed?

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27 Jan 2016   #2

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

Not really the install will alien the ssd
The only times you might need to alien the ssd is if you make a partition to install on.
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27 Jan 2016   #3
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

TZ is right. In your case the installer will take care of it.
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