Oly EM1-M2 format or erase

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Oly EM1-M2 format or erase

I've always been in the habit of formatting a card after each use and download.  But the camera gives a choice of erase or format.  Is there any difference between the two other than the technical reset of the card under 'format' that doesn't take place with 'erase'?

Andrew

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