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  1. #1

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    Apr 03, 2012
    encryption software
    Does anyone know of good encryption software to run on a macbook air?
    I work in healthcare, and may get some PHI on my laptop, so need to encrypt as least part of the drive.

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    chscag's Avatar
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    Jan 23, 2008
    Keller, Texas
    2017 27" iMac, 10.5" iPad Pro, iPhone 6s+, iPhone 7+, Numerous iPods, High Sierra
    You didn't mention which version of OS X you're running nor what MacBook Air you have, however, why not use "FileVault" since it's built in and free?

    How to use FileVault

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    V6Pony's Avatar
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    Oct 30, 2010
    Southern Illinois
    MBP 15" I7 first one and loving it.
    Thanks chscag for sharing the file vault info. Did not know any of that.

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    Member Since
    Apr 03, 2012
    A thanks from me as well. I didn't know about filevault, and hadn't found the how-to.

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    Be VERY AWARE that if you forget the master password to FileVault, you are up a creek well known for its brownish colour without means of return.

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