ok to interrupt filevault2 encryption process?

Discussion in 'Mac OS X Lion (10.7)' started by G0meZ, Oct 3, 2011.

  1. G0meZ macrumors regular

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    is it ok to interrupt filevault2 encryption process, i need to move now and don't want to wait another hour till its done... will it just resume without any problems?
     
  2. maflynn Moderator

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    No its not. You'll most likely end up with a corrupted volume
     
  3. G0meZ thread starter macrumors regular

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    ouch. sure?
    interruption has already happened, although it resumed encryption when i restarted the machine again as if all was well?

    what do you recommend to do now?
     

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