As I understand it, when the disc is formatted during the reinstall of the operating system, all the data on it is lost; so wiping it is not required (unless you perhaps wanted to sell the ssd
or pass it on; a wipe would make the data really
Is anybody out there "aligning the partition" on the ssds? This supposedly increases its life span and speed. And is it really worth the trouble? I would try it if I had a guide that walked me thru it. As a beginner, I find the online guides (OCZ forum) too vague, complicated, and not specific for my mini. Maybe someone would put together a walkthru for us.