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My Bitlocker doesn't resume after unlocking the drive...

  1. #1


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8

    My Bitlocker doesn't resume after unlocking the drive...


    hi.
    I used bitlocker on my external device after a while my external device have had a hit.After the hit i wanted to remove password that i used on my device and it worked and the process gone until 80 % then it has been paused.
    After this it doesn't resume. I tried Repair and other recommanded ways but they weren't work...

    Is the problem on my external hard ?
    If you had the same please help me ...
    By thanks

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  2. #2


    Redmond
    Posts : 651
    Windows 8.1 x64


    Yes, it's very likely that the outage on your drive damaged the bitlocker recovery data. If you are able, the best thing to do is recover data to another drive and clean / reformat / re-encrypt the drive before storing data on it.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 3
    Windows 8


    Tnx
    cluberti .
    But i need my data...this is for that i want them and i don't want to format...Is there any software that i can use for transporting on another partition or on an external device??
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