How to unlock/decrypt Bitlocker encrypted drive in Windows 10?

This article will introduce four solutions to unlock/decrypt Bitlocker encrypted drive in Windows 10:

Solution 1: Unlock Bitlocker encrypted drive with inbuilt Bitlocker Drive Encryption

Step 1: Open My Computer or This PC.

Step 2: Double-click Bitlocker encrypted drive in My Computer or This PC.

Step 3: Enter the password or recovery key to unlock Bitlocker encrypted drive.

Solution 2: Unlock/decrypt Bitlocker encrypted drive with M3 Bitlocker Loader for Windows

Step 1: Download and install M3 Bitlocker Loader for Windows.

Step 2: Click Decrypt button which is located at the right side of the corresponding Bitlocker encrypted drive.

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Step 3: Enter the password or recovery key to unlock Bitlocker encrypted drive.

Solution 3: Unlock/decrypt Bitlocker encrypted drive with M3 Bitlocker Recovery

M3 Bitlocker Recovery is a professional Bitlocker data recovery software which can recover data from formatted Bitlocker encrypted drive, recover data from deleted/lost Bitlocker partition, recover data from damaged Bitlocker encrypted drive, recover data from inaccessible Bitlocker encrypted drive, recover data after Bitlocker encryption/decryption failed, etc.

Tutorial to unlock/decrypt Bitlocker encrypted drive with M3 Bitlocker Recovery:

Step 1: Download and install M3 Bitlocker Recovery in Windows 10.

Step 2: Select the Bitlocker encrypted drive where you want to recover data.

Bitlocker encrypted drive data recovery

Step 3: Enter the password or recovery key.

M3 Bitlocker Recovery - Enter Bitlocker recovery key or password

Step 4: Scan the lost files from Bitlocker encrypted drive

Unlock Bitlocker encrypted drive and recover data

Step 5: After your files are found, please select them and click "Recover" to save.

Solution 4: Unlock/decrypt Bitlocker encrypted drive with Bitlocker brute-force cracking tool

If we lost the password or recovery key, the Bitlocker encrypted drive cannot be unlocked/decrypted without the password or recovery key. In this situation, we need the 3rd Bitlocker brute-force cracking tool, such as Passware Password Recovery Kit, Elcomsoft Forensic Disk Decryptor, Thegrideon Bitlocker Password which can help to unlock Bitlocker encrypted drive by running an attack.

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