BitLocker hangs during encryption of drive

There is an encryption policy in effect, limiting writing to flash drives to those drives that are encrypted with BitLocker. From time to time, a user will call in, reporting that the encryption process has stalled, and does not seem to want to continue.┬áInvariably, this occurs on drives that already contain data, and the encryption… Continue reading BitLocker hangs during encryption of drive

BitLocker asks for BitLocker Recovery Key at restart

Having gone from Windows XP to Windows 7, we are seeing a rash of new problems. One of these is that a lot of our users are unable to boot into Windows, as they are prompted for a BitLocker Recovery Key. The temporary fix for this is simple enough; look up and tell the user… Continue reading BitLocker asks for BitLocker Recovery Key at restart