Windows 10: BitLocker

Discus and support BitLocker in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; what is BitLocker Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by pdclements57, Mar 21, 2019.

  1. BitLocker

    what is BitLocker

    pdclements57, Mar 21, 2019
  2. Paola Gar Win User

    Need to turn off Bitlocker to install Windows 10


    We suggest doing the following steps again to resolve the issue. To complete the procedure, make sure that you have the following information:

    • You must be able to provide administrative credentials.
    • The drive must be BitLocker-protected.
    To suspend BitLocker Drive Encryption on an operating system drive, please follow the steps below:

    • Click Start, click Control Panel, click
      System and Security, and then click BitLocker Drive Encryption.
    • Click Suspend Protection for the operating system drive.
    • A message is displayed, informing you that your data will not be protected while BitLocker is suspended and asking if you want to suspend BitLocker Drive Encryption.
    • Click Yes to continue and suspend BitLocker on the drive.

    Let us know how it goes.
    Paola Gar, Mar 21, 2019
  3. Ernie San Win User

    Hello Nandana,

    To enable BitLocker on your computer, you follow the steps below:

    • Sign in to your Windows account with an administrator access.
    • Press the Windows key.
    • Type and enter BitLocker.
    • Click Turn on BitLocker.
    • If the system is asking to sing in to administrator access, please do so.
    For additional information about BitLocker, we suggest that you check the frequently ask question on this
    link. The link provided applies to Windows 8.1 to higher version.

    If you have other concerns, don't hesitate to reach us.
    Ernie San, Mar 21, 2019
  4. BitLocker

    BitLocker Encrypted Hard Drive to MAC


    Thank you for posting your query in Microsoft Community. I regret the inconvenience caused to you. Let me help you.

    I suggest you to perform below mentioned steps to disable BitLocker.

    To disable BitLocker I would suggest you try the following steps and see if it helps.

    • Press Windows key + X and click on
      Control Panel.

    • Change View by from Category
      to Large Icons/Small Icons.

    • Click on BitLocker Drive Encryption and click on
      Turn BitLocker Off.

    • Follow on screen instructions. Click on Decrypt the Drive
      when the message appears.
    I would suggest you click on the link below and refer the following article.

    Scenario 12: Turning Off BitLocker Drive Encryption (Windows 7)

    (You can refer the steps in the above link as they are applicable for Windows 10 as well)

    Check if it helps.

    I hope the information helps. Please keep us posted on the issue. We will be happy to assist you accordingly.

    Thank you.
    Aswin_Anand, Mar 21, 2019