bitlocker

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    Solved Bitlocker problem

    I am running the latest version of Windows 10 Enterprise and I had facial recognition set for my login. I turned on BitLocker and followed the prompts. At no time was I asked to set up a password. The application completed and now shows as "Bitlocker On". When I restart the computer, it starts...
  2. J

    Solved Surface Pro 3 Bitlocker

    My husband got a new surface so I got the old one .We factory reset it and now it's asking me for the bitlocker code, even when it says skip this drive and I go to reset the computer again it's still locked. It's no where to be found. It's not on his OneDrive account for microsoft. I know I can...
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    Cant Access drive in dual boot

    I've Dell Inspiron 15 7000 and it came with all my drives encrypted with bitlocker. I dual booted it with ubuntu 18.04. However i'm unable to access windows drive from it. I tried disabling bitlocker on one of those drives yet it did not show up in ubuntu. Moreover it asks me recovery key every...
  4. gerrydog

    in-place install and "you require permission from authorized

    in-place install and "you require permission from authorized users to make changes to this file " I have 4 fixed drives that I suspended BitLocker before an in-place install win 10 Ver1709 build 16299-431. One of the 4 drives that was suspended shows file names, properties, and file...
  5. J

    The system cannot find the file specified.

    Hi all, I have a hard drive which I pulled from my previous Dell Thinkcentre M93P desktop, because it's probably broken and not able to start the operating system, and I wanted to retrieve all the important files in there. However, after I hook it up to another computer, and I put in the...
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    Reformatting a Bitlocker drive NO PASSWORD.

    I recently bought an HP laptop at an estate sale. The previous owner is deceased. There is a windows password and the previous owners son also said it had Bitlocker installed. I am not interested in saving any of the data that is on there but rather I simply want to wipe or format the hard drive...
  7. Saturable

    Use BitLocker to encrypt another laptop's boot drive?

    I have Windows 10 Pro on my main laptop, but only Home on my secondary laptop. I was wondering if it's possible to encrypt the secondary laptop's boot drive. I imagine it's not possible, but I thought I'd ask anyway. Initially I thought to take the SSD out of the secondary laptop, and place it...
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    Bitlocker Stopped Working after Hard Drive Swap

    Computer: Lenovo Thinkpad E450 Windows 10 Pro New Harddrive: Samsung SSD 850 EVO I recently switched out my factory harddrive for a SSD. I unencrypted the factory harddrive before doing anything. Created the image, and then made the switch. I am now trying to encrypt the new harddrive but am...
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