How to unlock Bitlocker encrypted drive with WinPE?

Posted by Admin to Bitlocker Recovery on May 18th, 2018

M3 Data Recovery WinPE boot disk

M3 Data Recovery is a professional data recovery software which provides three recovery modules: Data Recovery, RAW Drive Recovery and Bitlocker Recovery, while Bitlocker Recovery module is used to recover lost data from inaccessible, corrupted, damaged, failed, lost or deleted Bitlocker encrypted partition, hard drive, external hard drive, USB flash drive, USB stick, memory stick, SD card , etc. in Windows 10/8/7/XP.

M3 Data Recovery also provides a WinPE boot disk which can recover data from Bitlocker encrypted drive after computer crashed, failed, or was unable to boot.

Tutorial to unlock Bitlocker encrypted drive with WinPE boot disk

Step 1: Download M3 Data Recovery WinPE edition.

Step 2: Burn M3 Data Recovery WinPE ISO file to a USB drive with the burning tool, such as Ultraiso, Nero

Step 3: Set the computer to be booted from M3 Data Recovery WinPE boot disk.

Step 4: Boot your computer from M3 Data Recovery WinPE boot disk.

Step 5: Choose Bitlocker Recovery module in home window of M3 Data Recovery.

Choose Bitlocker Recovery module in M3 Data Recovery

Step 6: Select Bitlocker encrypted drive.

Step 7: Enter the password or 48-digit Bitlocker recovery key and then click OK to unlock Bitlocker encrypted drive.

Enter the password or 48-digit Bitlocker recovery key

Step 8: M3 Data Recovery is scanning lost data from Bitlocker encrypted drive.

Scan lost data from Bitlocker encrypted drive

Step 9: After the scan completes, lost files will be listed as below window, then select the files you want to recover and start data recovery from Bitlocker encrypted drive.

Recover data from Bitlocker encrypted drive