The BitLocker Repair Tool
) is a command-line tool included with Windows Server 2008 R2
, Windows 7
, Windows Server 2012
, and Windows 8
. This tool attempts to repair or decrypt a damaged BitLocker-encrypted volume using the supplied recovery information to reconstruct critical parts of the drive and salvage recoverable data to another volume.
This tutorial will show you how to use the BitLocker Repair Tool
to recover your data from a damaged encrypted operating system (OS) drive
, fixed data drive
(ex: internal volume/drive), or removable data drive
(ex: USB drive) in Windows 7
and Windows 8
You must be signed in as an administrator
to be able to do the steps in this tutorial.