Just upgraded to Yosemite. Going through the process it asked about file vault. I said yes to encrypt it, so it started to optimize hard drive it seems to be stuck on 2 hours left....probably been 3 hours since it started. What do I do? Thank you in advance (I am new to Apple products btw.)


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Encrypting can take hours depending on the size of the information on your disk.

Run following in terminal to see the status of encryption diskutil cs list

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