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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    To follow up, after having the drive slaved and running some more checks with the repair utility, on putting the drive back into my laptop, Windows (on the C partition) then started to BSOD on boot. Tried various repairs and then have to give in......accepted data loss on the full drive and...
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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    Oh and to top it all off now my C partition with Windows seems screwed! 0xc000021a error when booting, can't browse it when slaved off another machine. Fun :)
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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    Nope, oh well. Thanks for your help. I hope Crucial are able to address the issue with these drives.
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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    Yup, still end up with,..... Scanning boot sectors for pointer to metadata: 100% Scanning sector boundaries for metadata: 100% Finished scanning for BitLocker metadata. ERROR: The input volume has suffered damages to critical information related to the decryption key. Please try the...
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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    Thanks. I'm running the step 3 version now,.....have a feeling I did this the other night, but trying again. E.g. for me this is as the below, where the recovery password from my MS account take place of the x's: repair-bde N: P: -rp XXXXXX-XXXXXX-XXXXXX-XXXXXX-XXXXXX-XXXXXX-XXXXXX-XXXXXX...
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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    Thanks, yes really reluctant to format it. However, but the sounds on the Crucial forum (link in my original post), it doesn't sound good. As described a few posts back I do have the recovery key for the drive, is there not a way to try and use this? What's the difference between the key (48...
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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    Thanks. It doesn't like that though...... C:\Windows\system32>repair-bde N: P: -kp BitLocker Drive Encryption: Repair Tool version 6.3.9600 Copyright (C) 2013 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. ERROR: Invalid syntax. Use "repair-bde -?" for correct usage...
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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    Thanks. Yes, in my case that's: repair-bde N: P: -kp -F It throws the following error: BitLocker Drive Encryption: Repair Tool version 6.3.9600 Copyright (C) 2013 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. LOG INFO: 0x00000002 The system cannot find the file specified. ERROR: The file...
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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    Thanks for the quick reply. I've tried the above, but am struggling with understanding the correct syntax. repair-bde N: P: -kp The above throws an error ... ERROR: Invalid syntax. Use "repair-bde -?" for correct usage. When I check the syntax..... -kp or -KeyPackage...
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    BitLocker Repair Tool - Recover Drive in Windows 7 and 8

    Appreciate any help or guidance with my question below, apologies there's a fair bit of background first.... I have two partitions on my Crucial MX100 SSD drive: * C - For Windows and programs. * D - For data. Turning on Bitlocker seemed to cause what appears to be a known issue for...