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Enabling Bitlocker for Windows Pro

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1. Open My Computer, on the local disk right click then Turn on Bitlocker.

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2. It showing on how to save the recovery key, Click the Print Recovery key then save as to PDF or image. 

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3. Save to Desktop or Downloads folder which can be easier to locate in the near future. Once it's already in PDF or image file. Save the Bitlocker here for back up.          

 

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4.  Click the first radio button as shown in images below. 

 

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5. Click the first radio button as shown in images below. 

 

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6. Uncheck the Run BitLocker system check 

 

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7. Now wait until finish the Encrypting the Local Disk. 

 

 

 

 

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