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Windows 11 pro with Bitlocker setup

You can set it up to use a boot pin. In Windows 11, setting up a BitLocker PIN is still possible despite some discussions online about its availability. To enable a BitLocker PIN in Windows 11, follow ...
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Powershell: How to unlock bitlocker encrypted drive simple way?

$key = Read-Host 'Password!' -AsSecureString; Unlock-Bitlocker x: -Password $key >$nul Replace x: with your Bitlocked Volume. make sure Runas Admin I use this Function to Auto Lock-Unlock my ...
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The BitLocker Password Entry Screen does not work with specific brands of USB keyboards

Keyboards from different countries and manufactures can output different signals. BitLocker will be configured to accept input from the signals matching the operating system that you configured during ...
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Activate Bitlocker on Windows 11 Home

You may use full bitlocker on Windows10 or 11 home using the following trick: Boot to the Windows recovery environment ("WinRE") or, alternatively, to windows setup. Open a command line (...
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Activate Bitlocker on Windows 11 Home

Apparently Windows 11 Home does come with Bitlocker, but its a lightweight version. You can't use the manage-bde to enable it, but you can search for bitlocker in the start menu, and from there turn ...
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Does encrypting full drive with BitLocker secure-wipe the drive?

Yes, encrypt entire drive with Bitlocker should be between as secure as doing a dd with /dev/zero and /dev/urandom. (using /dev/urandom is theoretically a little more secure then /dev/zero, but not ...
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Powershell: How to unlock bitlocker encrypted drive simple way?

You can use the following powershell script to prompt for a password, type it in securely, and then run the rest of your script. $UserCredential = Get-Credential -Message "Enter a password" -...
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Security of an encrypted partition in a flash drive

Specifically there's a study paper showing that using the Gutmann method (which is employed in the shred command) still allows people to recover 71.9% of a file's contents The Gutmann method was ...
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