How to Export BitLocker Recovery Key from BitLocker Encrypted Drive in Windows 11/10/8/7 Home & Windows 7 Pro?

Updated on November 30, 2018 by Admin to BitLocker for Windows Home

If we accidentally lose the BitLocker recovery key for a BitLocker encrypted drive, as long as we have the correct password, we can use the password to retrieve the recovery key by using the 'Back up your recovery key' feature in the Windows Enterprise Edition. However, we cannot find the feature to export BitLocker Recovery Key from BitLocker encrypted drive in Windows 11/10/8/7 Home & Windows 7 Professional Editions, because Microsoft does not enable this feature in these editions of Windows. Fortunately, Hasleo BitLocker Anywhere has already implemented this feature. With this tool, you can easily export BitLocker Recovery Key from BitLocker encrypted drives in these editions of Windows, and this article will help you explain how it works.

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Tutorial to Export BitLocker Recovery Key from BitLocker Encrypted Drive in Windows 11/10/8/7 Home & Windows 7 Pro.

Step 1. Download and install Hasleo BitLocker Anywhere.

Step 2. Launch Hasleo BitLocker Anywhere, right-click the drive letter you want to export BitLocker recovery key, then click "Back up recovery Key".

select the drive to export BitLocker recovery key

 

Step 3. Enter BitLocker password, then click "Next".

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Step 4. Back up BitLocker recovery key, you can save the recovery key to a file or print a copy of it. Please note that anyone can use the recovery key to gain access to the drive, even if they do not know the correct password to decrypt the drive, so please do not disclose it to others.

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