How to recover deleted/lost files from BitLocker encrypted drive?

By Juno | Posted to Data Recovery, updated on July 17th, 2019 |

I accidently deleted a couple of files from BitLocker encrypted external hard drive. I tried a number of data recovery software, but none of them seemed to scan a BitLocker encrypted drive. Is there any software that can help me?

The anwer is Yes. Even though BitLocker data recovery is different from common data recovery, but there still is a way to recover deleted/lost files from BitLocker encrypted drives.

Recover deleted or lost files from a BitLocker encrypted drive

If you just lost files from BitLocker encrypted drive and have the correct password or recovery key, data recovery software can recover the missing files from the BitLocker encrypted drive with ease.

Warning: If you don't have the right password or Recovery Key, it's impossible to recover lost data from BitLocker encrypted partitions.

iBoysoft Data Recovery is one of the most professional data recovery software which can recover deleted/lost files from formatted/RAW/inaccessible/corrupted internal and external drives. Moreover, it is capable of BitLocker data recovery. For example, it can recovery deleted or lost files from BitLocker encrypted drives or recover files from deleted/lost BitLocker partitions.

Tutorial to recover deleted/lost files from BitLocker encrypted drive with iBoysoft Data Recovery:

Step 1: Download and install iBoysoft Data Recovery on Windows computer.

Step 2: Choose BitLocker protected partition in the listed drives and partitions in the home window and click Next.

Step 3: Input the password or recovery key to decrypt the data from the BitLocker encrypted partition. Then, click OK on that pop-up window to start scanning the missing files.

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Note: If you have unclocked the BitLocker partition before you use the software, you won't see the password or Recovery key window.

Step 4: After deleted/lost files are found, please click Recover to start data recovery from the BitLocker encrypted drive.