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Trying refresh Windows 8.1 PC - Bitlocker problems

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    Windows 8

    Trying refresh Windows 8.1 PC - Bitlocker problems


    File seems to have been corrupted and Windows 8.1 will not start:

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    I have prepared a Windows installer CD using the mediacreationtool and have booted up the VM using the CD.

    When I go to refresh I get:

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    The drive does have bitlocker enabled.

    However I am not sure how I can disable bitlocker. I have tried the following command:

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    Could some one help me get this fixed ?

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Posts : 2
    Windows 8


    This is a WTG stick so put it in another machine and disabled bitlocker. However now booting up I am unable to get into the advanced boot options - Any help most appreciated.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Trying refresh Windows 8.1 PC - Bitlocker problems
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