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Add User to Group In Registry

I accidentally made all the users on a computer non-administrators. So no one can get past UAC now. The hard drive is also encrypted with TrueCrypt, meaning I can mount it on another computer but I ...
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57 views

Dual boot Windows 8 x2 with truecrypt

For now i have that configuration: SSD - partition C - Windows 8 (unencrypted) RAID0 (2x500GB HDD) partition D - Data - encrypted with TrueCrypt. I want to make something like that: SSD - ...
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1answer
371 views

Full disk encryption with Windows 8 and OpenSuse 13.1 on Lenovo B5400

I have Lenovo B5400 laptop and im trying to use full disk encryption with ability to use Linux next to Windows. Im following this article but unsuccessfully because at some point truecrypt shows h t ...
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1answer
585 views

Can TrueCrypt automatically dismount a volume when laptop shuts down?

I created an encrypted volume in a partition in my laptop. But I'm worried to forget to unmount it when I close the laptop (which may put it in standby or hibernate) and somebody be able to hack ...
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1answer
290 views

Optimisation not available on TrueCrypt drive with Windows 8.1

I have Windows 8.1 with TrueCrypt 7.1a. I have encrypted the whole of my secondary drive. The "Optimise Drives" dialog reports the media type as "unknown" and the current status reports as ...
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windows 8.1 upgrade fails with error code 0xc1900101-0x20017

Note that the answer accepted for this problem appears to only be applicable to systems using some form of full disk encryption. I just tried to install windows 8.1 on my laptop, but it fails to ...
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959 views

How can I encrypt my Windows 8 laptop?

I have a UEFI laptop with Windows 8 that has the GPT partition system. How can I do full disk encryption? It has been announced by the TrueCrypt team that they do not support Windows 8/GPT. I'm not ...
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1answer
77 views

How to have an Ubuntu installed first, then have a Hidden Windows Operating System?

How to have an Ubuntu installed first, then have a Hidden Windows Operating System using TrueCrypt or something else? I have tried twice, but just didn't come up with what I'm expecting. Currently, I ...
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Windows File Search doesn't work on TrueCrypt protected volumes

I have found a problem with Windows Search and my TrueCrypt volumes. My laptop is encrypted with BitLocker for system partition, and TrueCrypt 7.1a for the rest of hard drives, in order to share some ...
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1answer
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Is TrueCrypt full disk encryption on windows 8 safe to use? [closed]

Since Windows 8 is currently still not 100% supported, I was wondering if full disk encryption is more or less safe to use in Windows 8. I couldn't find any info on that on the internet, so I used a ...
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1answer
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Windows 8 upgrade on TrueCrypt encrypted system disk?

I have Windows 7 on encrypted system disk (I have to enter password before getting to system boot). I suppose there is a driver loaded so Windows can read encrypted data and continue booting. Will ...
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2answers
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Upgrade to Windows 8 on encrypted drive fails and corrupted my TrueCrypt bios password

I just bought Windows 8, which I downloaded to my PC. The PC has full drive encryption, and I selected "Keep nothing" type of install for Windows 8. When the downloader finished and restarted the ...
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Can't figure out what's using my Hard Drive

So I'm trying to Encrypt one of my Hard Drives using TrueCrypt. It says it's in use of by either the operating system or an application, but I cannot figure out what's using my Hard Drive. I am ...
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Windows 8, Truecrypt drive mounts but Windows cannot read its content

I installed Windows 8 and when I started it, it said that it was repairing a disk. The disk was an encrypted Truecrypt disk. I couldn't mount the disk in Truecrypt after that. I tried to repair the ...