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    Steps to partition the Mac OS X Lion internal drive?

    I need to partition the mac os x lion internal drive which contain data, but am unable to proceed since I do not have an backup of the data and also I do not have an external disk, so tell me the way to partition it without affecting to the data which is already present in it.

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    lekha207@sasi.ac.in Array
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    Re: Steps to partition the Mac OS X Lion internal drive?

    Hi friend,

    steps to partition the mac os x lion internal drive:

    1.ensure your disk has the recovery hd partition

    2.click the apple menu in the upper left corner followed by the system preferences from the context menu

    3.double click the security & privacy icon

    4.click the file vault tab

    5.click the padlock in the bottom left corner of security & privacy pane.

    6.click on the turn on file vault button

    7.click continue when you are finished

    8.click the generated recovery key

    9.click continue when you are finished

    hope the information will be helpful for you

    all the best

    regards srilekha

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