BitLocker: how to recover data RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hello,

    I tried to encrypt my external drive (1TB) using BitLocker. But while encrypting, the usb was accidently removed from the computer. When I reconnected the drive, no data was accessible, a pop up window says " Encryption has been paused" but I can't resume the encryption nor access any data on the drive. How can I recover my data? Is it possible to repair that?


    • Moved by Danny van DamMVP Monday, September 4, 2017 12:02 PM not related to training and certification
    Thursday, July 27, 2017 1:24 PM

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  • Since encryption process had been interrupted, I am afraid that your 1 TB USB drive can’t access anymore, the only way is completely format. The data can’t  be recover, maybe you could try your luck on data recovery company 

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    Tuesday, September 5, 2017 1:26 AM