Bitlocker partition recovery: Recover deleted or lost Bitlocker partition
I have a partition that is encrypted with Bitlocker. The partition was accidentally deleted. How do I recover deleted Bitlocker encrypted partition so that I can continue to unlock it using my bitlocker password? I have used data/partition recovery software such as MiniTool Partition Master, EFS Recovery, they are not able to detect the bitlocker encrypted partition. Therefore, not able to recover the deleted partition. Is there any software which can recover deleted Bitlocker encrypted partition?
The answer is Yes. This article introduces one Bitlocker partition recovery tool as below:
M3 Data Recovery
M3 Data Recovery is a professional data recovery software which provides three recovery modules: Data Recovery, RAW Drive Recovery and Bitlocker Recovery. Bitlocker Recovery module is used to recover data from deleted, lost, corrupted, inaccessible, damaged, failed Bitlocker encrypted partition, etc. after supplying the password or recovery key.
Steps to recover deleted or lost Bitlocker partition:
Step 1: Download and install this Bitlocker partition recovery software: M3 Data Recovery.
Step 2: Choose Bitlocker Recovery module and and click "Find More Partitions" at the top.
Step 3: Choose the hard drive and then click Next to scan lost or deleted Bitlocker partition.
Step 4: After deleted or lost Bitlocker encrypted partition is found, please select it and then click Next.
Step 5: Enter the password or 48-digit Bitlocker recovery key to decrypt data from deleted/lost Bitlocker encrypted partition.
Step 6: After all your files are found, preview the documents, photos and play the videos, audios to see if your lost files are recoverable.
Step 7: Select the needed files and click "Recover" to start the recovery.
Steps to recover data from corrupted Bitlocker partition:
Step 1: Launch M3 Data Recovery, choose Bitlocker Recovery module and then select the corrupted Bitlocker encrypted partition.
Step 2: Enter the password or 48-digit Bitlocker recovery key to decrypt data from the corrupted Bitlocker encrypted partition.
Step 3: Scan the lost data from the corrupted Bitlocker encrypted partition.
Step 4: After all your files are found, preview the documents, photos and play the videos, audios to see if your lost files are recoverable.
Step 5: Select the needed files and click "Recover" to start the recovery.
If the recovered files cannot be opened, check "Enable brute-force decryption" option and recover these files again.
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