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Recover Deleted, Formatted or Damaged BitLocker Hard Drive Partition

Posted by Abby Haines to Data Recovery 2016-07-28

Summary

Here are full BitLocker hard drive recovery solutions to help you recover deleted, formatted or damaged BitLocker encrypted hard drive/partition and retrieve lost data.

BitLocker hard drive recovery overview 

Now many users like to lock their hard drives or partitions to protect their data from being accessed without a security password. BitLocker, a Windows built-in encryption tool is widely used to do this job.

But sometimes, the BitLocker encrypted disk partition might be formatted or even damaged due to mis-operations or some other reasons. When it happens unexpectedly, all your data on the disk will be missing. And it is difficult for you to get them back without the backup if you have no any data recovery experience. 

So, is there anyway to recover data from a bitlocker hard drive? In this article, i would like to introduce you a possible solution that might help you to get lost data back.  EaseUS Data Recovery Wizard is a possible solution for you, which can recover data lost due to deletion, format, partition loss, system crash or hard drive error, etc

You can try this data recovery software trial version first and make sure whether this recovery utility can help you or not.

Steps to recover data from BitLocker disk partition

Warning
You need decrypt the Bitlocker hard drive first and then let this program to scan the hard drive for lost data. Or else, you can not recover the lost data.

Step 1. Launch EaseUS data recovery software, select the encrypted BitLocker hard drive or disk partition and click "Scan" button to move to the next step.

Recover data from BitLocker encrypted hard drive - select to scan the specific disk

Step 2. A quick scan will start first. After it completed, a deep scan will automatically launch in order to find more files.

Recover data from BitLocker encrypted hard drive - run quick scan and deep scan

Step 3. Finally, choose those found files and click "Recover" button to retrieve them back from encrypted BitLocker hard drive. Here, you'd better save all the recovered files on a different drive or device in case of data recovery failure. 

Recover data from BitLocker encrypted hard drive - click recover button