Apple CoreStorage/File Vault/Fusion Drive Volumes

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The macOS operating system has the following disk management systems:

File Vault, is a disk encrypted utility;

Fusion Drive is an Apple's hybrid drive technology;

CoreStorage is a logical volume management system.


R-Studio supports all these technologies and can unlock their encrypted volumes (hard drives and images).

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Locked CoreStorage Volume in R-Studio

To unlock the volume

1.Right-click the encrypted volume and select Unlock encrypted drive on the context menu.
2.Enter the password on the Unlock encrypted drive dialog box
>R-Studio will unlock the volume
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Unlocked CoreStorage Volume in R-Studio