how to disable filevault?

animatedude

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Feb 27, 2010
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i don't even know what's file vault and why it's taking all this time encrypt on my Macbook Air.

I try yo turn if off and it says i need to wait until it's done...

any idea how to stop it? i'm really tired of it....it's been days.
 

Watabou

macrumors 68040
Feb 10, 2008
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It doesn't need Wifi. How big is your SSD? It should only take a couple of hours.

Try this, open a new Terminal window and then type:

Code:
diskutil cs list
It will show you the progress of the encryption process.