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If we decrypt OS drive then other drive will decrypt automatically? RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hello.

    I drcrypt OS drive(c:) in windows 8.1 or windows 10 then all other drives will automatically decrypt?

    also 

    if we turn off bit locker of C drive then all other drive bit-locker will off or not?

    Thanks 

    Sandip Patel

    Sunday, April 2, 2017 6:56 AM

All replies

  • Hi SD.46,

    I have made a test on my Windows 10 1607 version. If you have enabled the "Auto unlock"  feature of the data drive, decrypting the system drive will unlock all the drives.

    If you didn't choose the "Auto unlock" feature, decrypting the system drive won`t affect the data drive.

    Best regards


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    Monday, April 3, 2017 1:46 AM
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