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Windows 7: Enable Bitlocker

29 Mar 2010   #1

WAU Windows 7 Ultimate
Enable Bitlocker

Hi everyone,
I just upgraded from Windows 7 Home Premium to WAU Ultimate and I want to enable Bitlocker but I don't know how to do this, can anyone help?

When I click on turn on Bitlocker, it says TPM was not found -contact admin to enable Bitlocker.


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29 Mar 2010   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Snoozy, and welcome to Seven Forums.

These tutorials can help show you how to. Just let us know if you have any questions or problems. :)

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


BitLocker Drive Encryption - Internal Data Hard Drives - Turn On or Off

Hope this helps,
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31 Mar 2010   #3

WAU Windows 7 Ultimate

Thanks for the welcome and the links :) how can I find out if I have TPM ?
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31 Mar 2010   #4

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're welcome Snoozy.

A TPM would be something that was included or added to your motherboard if the motherboard supports it.

Trusted Platform Module - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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