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Is it possible to take an Apple factory-created Fusion Drive and downgrade it into two separate volumes? I understand this would also necessitate reinstalling the OS and Recovery Partition etc.

The reason to do so is that the company-mandated Sophos SafeGuard disk encryption software won't work on a Fusion Drive (unsurprisingly), and FileVault 2 is prohibited (for now).

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Yes, you can split up a Fusion drive:

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Had missed that article, thanks. – da4 Jan 18 '13 at 17:39

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