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I have the same problem as described here.

I've installed SC2 on two systems, one had this "Insert DVD" problem, the other did not. I deleted all of the files and re-downloaded on the system asking for a DVD and it still asked for the DVD. I tried moving the files out of my home directory as suggested by another user here and it worked. Out of curiosity I tried moving the files to somewhere other than /Applications (I used /Users/Shared) and it still worked. The one thing that comes to mind as a difference between my two systems is that the system where I'm asked for a DVD if the files are in my home directory has Filevault (home directory encryption) turned on. The system where I was not asked for a DVD does not have Filevault enabled. I wonder if the installer is confused by Filevault.

I'm wondering if someone here had the same problem and found a solution to this.

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You may also wish to check Blizzard's SC2 Tech Support knowledge base and/or post this in the Blizzard SC2 Tech Support Forum. –  Wikwocket Oct 6 '10 at 16:43
    
Thanks. You're totally right. I just found it: us.battle.net/sc2/en/forum/topic/166496671#9 –  znq Oct 6 '10 at 16:51
    
Does anyone know why FileVault/FV2 isn't supported? I saw speculation on the link here in the comments, but no confirmation (or why other installers don't seem to have problems with FV2...) –  Bart Silverstrim Jun 19 '13 at 19:21

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I just found the solution here: http://us.battle.net/sc2/en/forum/topic/166496671#9

You have to either disable FileVault (not recommended) or just move the installer folder to another location, which is not encrypted.

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