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My windows 7 bitlocker is disabled, but in the event log i am still getting errors on Bitlocker, and when I reboot I get "Back up your encryption key" prompts.

Is there a setting in the registry or somewhere that I can fully disable Bitlocker?


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Try disabling the service.

  1. Start > Run
  2. "services.msc", enter
  3. Scroll to Bitlocker service
  4. Right-click, properties
  5. Startup type: Disabled
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Currently it's set to Manual start, and it's not started, yet I am being prompted to backup my key. I'll set it to disable and see. Anything else to check on? – Pat Jan 26 '12 at 15:11
It's been a while, and it hasn't happened, so I'll mark this complete. – Pat Feb 24 '14 at 0:27

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