Is it dangerous to upgrade it. At the bottom of the recovery page, there was an option to hit Esc for more options. The technology support team writes:: It is reported that BitLocker recovery information cannot be stored in Active Directory in Windows 10 version 1803. You must contain a vacant drive having the size of equivalent or bigger size than your BitLocker-protected drive so that the stuff would be overwritten after the completion of the fixing process. .
What might be the cause here? I am damn sure the recovery which I have is the correct one. Do everything you can to reduce the effort of the wonderful folks offering to help you. Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help. This article confirms the above issue with the BitLocker Drive Encryption feature for Windows 10 version 1803. Per Dell policy, we do not support custom images. Hi, The Bitlocker recovery key is used for recovering the data if you have forgotten password. .
. BitLocker is full disk encryption software. This is the same as we used to have to do if BitLocker tripped for any reason; not sure why it's necessary after the initial setup but having it suspended before shutting down or rebooting the first time seems to avoid a lot of BitLocker locks. This can be beneficial to other community members reading the thread. You should now be able to activate Bitlocker. Products, services, surveys, websites - we're here to help with technical issues, not market for others. I really need some help - I feel dead, all my work is there and loads of personal stuff.
After entering on that page, I have not been asked again. Have used the touch screen and Surface Keyboard without success. After setting the password for the first time, due to a powercut, the encryption was not completed and when I tried to use the password, the password was not working as well as BitLocker recovery key was also not working. Maybe it was only the last thing because it worked, but anyway. Microsoft Japan has published some advice Blog reader Markus pointed me a few days ago to a Technet article published from Microsoft Japan. Please use BitLocker Repair Tool to repair your data.
But this is not important. If your hard disk is encrypted it will ask for recovery key. To install Windows 10 Enterprise with Bitlocker enabled on Lenovo T470. Very familiar with its quirkiness. . Step 4: Once M3 Data Recovery is loaded, choose Bitlocker Recovery module. This works every time for me.
Was it ever working normally? Hi, Seems that the data corrupted caused your issue. Then I was able to resume BitLocker. Every time this machine reboots, it prompts for the BitLocker recovery key. Solution 4: Try it on another computer Sometimes, Bitlocker encrypted drive can be unlocked with correct password or Bitlocker recovery key on another computer. . In the latest scenario I can reproduce the recovery key rejection any time without receiving warning by Windows while setting up Bitlocker.
. You have a similar problem as in a 6 year-old thread. Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help. I feel like if I could successfully do the Suspend-Reboot-Resume procedure then this would be good to go but for some reason, this is being circumvented. But what will be the scenario when the recovery tool fails! Meanwhile, try if you have ever setup BitLocker Recovery Key for your computer. I can't Resume Protection, because it already has been resumed. The company I was part of before the merger used BitLocker and we've convinced everyone here that as we roll out new machines, we should be using it.
As with most things that fall to the back burner, this has reared its ugly head with a vengeance very quickly. . Scanning boot sectors for pointer to metadata: 100% Scanning sector boundaries for metadata: 100% Finished scanning for BitLocker metadata. You can find your keys at , but if you can't access your account then you are out of luck and will need to reformat if you want to use the machine now. How to Fix BitLocker Recovery Password in Windows 10 Before proceeding to fix it is essential to suffice the following requirement — 1. You will lose all data if you reformat though. Let's call this Windows 10 1607 2.