: WARNING macOS High Sierra 10.13 and enabling encryption


pm-r
Oct 3rd, 2017, 06:15 PM
Just a heads up WARNING for those who like to use the Mac's Enabling encryption option:

macOS High Sierra Drive Encryption Can Change Formatting

macOS High Sierra continues to support full disk encryption, but Mike Bombich, who created Carbon Copy Cloner, has verified a bug in High Sierra that will cause an external drive to have its format changed from HFS+ to APFS when the drive is encrypted in High Sierra.

For more info and read more check out the piece at:
https://blog.macsales.com/42481-macos-101-what-high-sierra-broke-and-how-to-fix-it

- Patrick
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