Free way to open, access, decrypt Bitlocker encrypted USB drive in macOS

Posted by Admin to Bitlocker for Mac on March 15th, 2017

Free Bitlocker for Mac

Dislocker is a free tool which uses FUSE driver to read/write BitLocker encrypted volume in Mac OSX/Linux. Dislocker is a tool to decrypt BitLocker encrypted volume from OSX or Linux developed by Romain Coltel. Dislocker uses a fuse based mechanism to decrypt the volume and mount it so that the user can access (read or write) the files within the volume.

Dislocker is a command tool, so it is very complex for general users who don't have technical knowledge, but there is alternative tool for dislocker: M3 Bitlocker Loader for Mac, it provides easy-to-use UI makes operations very simple.

Easy-to-use Bitlocker for Mac:

M3 Bitlocker Loader for Mac is a commercial tool for Mac users to mount, open, access, read, write Bitlocker encrypted external hard drive and USB flash drive in macOS 10.14 (Mojave)/High Sierra 10.13, 10.12 and Mac OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7.

Notes: M3 Bitlocker Loader for Mac requires a healthy Bitlocker encrypted drive. If your Bitlocker encrypted drive is corrupted, please try Bitlocker data recovery software: M3 Bitlocker Recovery in Windows to recover data from corrutped Bitlocker encrypted drive.

Tutorial to open/read/access/mount Bitlocker encrypted drive on Mac computer

Step 1: Download, install and launch M3 Bitlocker Loader for Mac on Mac computer.

Step 2: Insert a Bitlocker encrypted drive: External hard drive or USB flash drive.

M3 Bitlocker Loader for Mac

If we don't have the existing Bitlocker encrypted drive, please refer to How to encrypt USB flash drive with Bitlocker on Mac? to create a new Bitlocker encrypted drive.

Step 3: Select Bitlocker encrypted drive and then click "Unlock" icon to continue.

Open Bitlocker encrypted drive in Mac compputer

Step 4: Enter the password (or 48-digit recovery key) and then click "Unlock" to open/mount Bitlocker encrypted volume.

Mount Bitlocker encrypted volume in Mac compputer

Step 5: After Bitlocker encrypted drive is mounted, you can drectly operate this mounted Bitlocker encrypted drive as a normal drive, like copy, delete, edit, modify

Read Bitlocker encrypted volume in Mac OSX