How to use TestDisk to recover corrupted, damaged, inaccessible, lost or deleted Bitlocker partition?
TestDisk is a powerful free data recovery software. It was primarily designed to help recover lost partitions and make non-booting disks bootable again when these symptoms are caused by faulty software, certain types of viruses or human error (such as accidentally deleting a Partition Table). Partition table recovery using TestDisk is really easy.
TestDisk recover Bitlocker partition
Bitlocker data recovery is different from common data recovery, it needs Bitlocker metadata and the password or 48-digit Bitlocker recovery key to decrypt data from Bitlocker encrypted drive.
Although TestDisk has the ability to recover lost partitions and make non-booting disks bootable again, but TestDisk doesn't have the function to decrypt data from Bitlocker encrypted drive. What's more, TestDisk is a command line tool and not easy-to-use for home users. In this situation, we have to seek help from a professional and easy-to-use Bitlocker data recovery software to recover lost data from Bitlocker encrypted drive.
How to recover data from formatted, inaccessible, failed, corrupted Bitlocker encrypted drive?
M3 Data Recovery is a professional data recovery software which can recover data from inaccessible, failed, corrupted Bitlocker encrypted drive, recover data from deleted/lost Bitlocker encrypted partition, recover data after Bitlocker drive encryption/decryption failed, stuck, interrupted, frozen, etc. as long as we provide the password or 48-digit Bitlocker recovery key.
Tutorial to recover lost data from Bitlocker encrypted drive with M3 Data Recovery
Step 1: Install and launch M3 Data Recovery on your computer. After that, please choose Bitlocker Recovery module.
Step 2: Please select the Bitlocker encrypted drive and click Next to continue.
Step 3: Enter the password or Bitlocker recovery key and click OK to scan lost data from Bitlocker encrypted drive.
Step 4: After the lost data is found, please select the files you expect and just click Recover to save them.
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