[Solved] How to open Bitlocker encrypted USB drive in macOS & Mac OS X?

I am a cross-platform user, I am sometimes required to use Windows but my OS of choice is Mac. I carry a lot of portable apps on my USB. To secure the data on my USB, such as passwords that are stored in portable browsers, I have enabled BitLocker encryption on the USB drive. However, I need to open Bitlocker encrypted USB drive on my Mac computer and then access the files from Bitlocker encrypted USB drive. How to do it?

Bitlocker for macOS & Mac OS X

Although Microsoft only developed and released Bitlocker for Windows version, so macOS & Mac OS X cannot open Bitlocker encrypted USB drive, but with the help of M3 Bitlocker Loader for Mac, you can easily open Bitlocker encrypted USB drive and then read/write Bitlocker encrypted USB drive on Mac Mini, Mac Pro, MacBook, MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, iMac with macOS 10.14 (Mojave)/High Sierra 10.13/10.12 (Sierra)‎ and Mac OS X 10.11/10.10/10.9/10.8/10.7 Operating Systems.

Notes: M3 Bitlocker Loader for Mac requires a Bitlocker encrypted drive in good condition. 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.

How to encrypt USB drive with Bitlocker on Mac:

Step-by-step tutorial, please refer to How to encrypt USB flash drive with Bitlocker on Mac?

How to read/write Bitlocker encrypted USB drive on Mac:

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

Step 2: Insert a Bitlocker encrypted USB drive.

M3 Bitlocker Loader for Mac

Step 3: Select Bitlocker encrypted USB drive you want to open on Mac computer and then click "Open" icon to continue.

Open and read Bitlocker encrypted USB drive on Mac

Step 4: Enter the password (or 48-digit recovery key) and click "Unlock" to unlock Bitlocker encrypted USB drive.

Open and read Bitlocker encrypted USB drive on Mac

Step 5: Select the files in Bitlocker encrypted USB drive you and then copy them out.

Open and read Bitlocker encrypted USB drive on Mac

Bitlocker for Windows Home

M3 Bitlocker Loader for Windows is a free encryption software to create an encrypted container which is compatible with Bitlocker Drive Encryption so that the USB flash drive or external hard drive is protected by Bitlocker in Windows 10/8/7 Home and Windows 7 Professional.

Bitlocker for Linux/Ubuntu

M3 Bitlocker Loader for Linux is a command line tool to encrypt USB flash drive or external hard drive with Bitlocker, mount Bitlocker encrypted drive in read-write mode.

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