Before you add the FileVaultMaster keychain to the Keychain Access Utility, open the Keychain Access application through Terminal window using the following command.

open /Applications/Utilities/Keychain\ Access.app/

Follow the steps to add the FileVaultMaster keychain to the Keychain Access Utility:

keychain access utility

  1. Selct File.
  2. Select Add Keychain....
  3. Browse to the Library folder.
  4. Select Keychains.
  5. Select FileVaultMaster.keychain.
  6. Select Add.
Note:

If you unlocked the keychain correctly, the keychain should show with the "unlocked" icon in Keychain Access Utility. If it does not, you need to re-issue the unlock and re-add the keychain.