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Windows 7: Setting up BitLocker via USB flash drive

04 Nov 2009   #1

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Setting up BitLocker via USB flash drive


The help page for BitLocker mentions

"A removable USB memory device, such as a USB flash drive. If your computer doesn’t have TPM version 1.2 or higher, BitLocker will store its key on the flash drive. This option is only available if your system administrator has set up your network to allow the use of a startup key instead of the TPM."

I don't know how to set this up - anyone have in-depth guide for this?


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04 Nov 2009   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Dzjepp,

This can help show you how to setup BitLocker like this.

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

Hope this helps,
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 Setting up BitLocker via USB flash drive

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