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Windows 7: Bitlocker could not be enabled

29 Nov 2009   #1
Henning

Windows 7
 
 
Bitlocker could not be enabled

Trying to start Bitlocker and to encrypt a partition, windows gives me the advices to restart an then comes up with the attached error. Who knows how to fix it?




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29 Nov 2009   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Henning View Post
Trying to start Bitlocker and to encrypt a partition, windows gives me the advices to restart an then comes up with the attached error. Who knows how to fix it?
Henning hi and welcome

It tells you in the error to use the Bitlocker recovery to verify the drive. Was the drive changed by you? di you have a AV current and running?

Ken
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29 Nov 2009   #3
Henning

Windows 7
 
 

Hi Ken,

"Was the drive changed by you?" No its the drive in the computer. Did not run Bitlocker before. AV is on an off. Doesnt work with and doesnt work without.
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29 Nov 2009   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Henning, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if this may help allow you to enable BitLocker on the drive.

BitLocker Drive Encryption - Windows 7 Drive - Turn On or Off with no TPM

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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