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  • Why can't I access my external drive recently encrypted with bitlocker?

    Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:07 PM

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  • Try opening cmd/in cmd type: services.msc in msc locate BitLocker Drive,double click,set to: Auto start/start

    service/exit/restart pc.Also,for storage mgmt.,in run type: diskmgmt.msc  in msc,L.click on the device,go up to Actions/All/Make active/close out/restart pc.... 

    Wednesday, June 24, 2020 9:27 PM
  • You need to unlock encrypted external drive then access to it, need password or recovery key.

    In my opinion, turn On Auto-unlock for your external drive is feasible.

    Detailed steps here:


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    Thursday, June 25, 2020 2:01 AM