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Old Mar 28, 2013, 12:51 PM   #1
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Permissions repair safe on Fusion Drive?

I have a new (5 week old) 27" Core i7 iMac with Fusion Drive. I'm just curious if a permissions repair is safe on the Fusion Drive or could it cause problems? I recall reading a post where someone said they bricked their machine by doing a permissions repair, but I feel like there was something else going on there. Anybody have experience with this?
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Old Mar 28, 2013, 12:53 PM   #2
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No, repairing permissions won't do the Fusion Drive any harm. As you said, there must have been something else going on with the guy who bricked his computer.
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Old Mar 28, 2013, 05:14 PM   #3
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wont do any harm i have done this myself when i couldnt delete stuff from the trash
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