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Windows 7: Windows 7 Ultimate Bitlocker used on External Hard ?


17 Mar 2014   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit
 
 
Windows 7 Ultimate Bitlocker used on External Hard ?

I used bitlocker on my external hard drive and now i can not remember my password nor do i have my recovery key saved . i do not remember either . I need to regain access to my external hard drive . Can someone please post complete accurate information or even a video demo , how to gain access to my external hard drive again . A sure fire way ! I have purchased Passware kit forensics and Elcomsoft forensics . I have VHD of my external Hard drive made on winimage 9.0 , also an image using EASIS cloning software . I might be over looking the process in which i need to follow in order to regain access to my hard drive .

P.S when i run Passware kit it tells me it will take like 392,000 years and 7 months to complete run time ? Can someone please help me .

IF YOU ARE NOT REPEAT NOT A COMPUTER FORENSIC SCIENTIST or a computer professional DO NOT REPLY TO THIS POST ! ! !



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17 Mar 2014   #2

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Windows 7 Ult. x64 Windows 8.1 x64
 
 

There is no backdoor in Bitlocker....unless you can remember the password, your data is irretrievably lost. End of story, no if's or but's.
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17 Mar 2014   #3

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Msensations View Post
Unless you are a Professional Computer Forensic Scientist , please do not respond to my post ! Our court system and the FBI can access encrypted hard drives , for investigations , i know there is a way ! So again if you are NOT a PROFESSIONAL COMPUTER FORENSIC SCIENTIST do not respond to my post !
My rate is $175.00 per hour, with a two hour minimum, payable in advance. Let me know how you wish to proceed.
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17 Mar 2014   #4
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Msensations View Post
Unless you are a Professional Computer Forensic Scientist , please do not respond to my post ! Our court system and the FBI can access encrypted hard drives , for investigations , i know there is a way ! So again if you are NOT a PROFESSIONAL COMPUTER FORENSIC SCIENTIST do not respond to my post !
I reckon you should consult a "professional forensics" expert then. If ya don't want help, ask elsewhere.
Oh crap! I posted here and I'm not a pro, sorry matey. What activity are your trying to hide?
Oh, one other thing, we don't' help crack passwords. See our rules.
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18 Mar 2014   #5

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult. x64 Windows 8.1 x64
 
 

To guarantee a secure data store, encrypt the drive with Bitlocker, being sure to:

1. Forget the password
2. Don't save the recovery key

If you require access to this encrypted data at some point in the future, take the drive to your local law enforcement agency and claim you have data that could compromise national security. Im sure they will be glad to assist you.
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