Bitlocker & Thumbdrive

Jimmy McDonough 1 Reputation point
2021-09-14T15:43:11.383+00:00

I had an old laptop, that I no longer have, but backed it up to a thumb drive. I accidently encrypted it with Bitlocker. I know the password and both keys. I have been able to access the files on the thumb drive several times on my new laptop. All of a sudden it is now saying that I need a newer version of windows to access it. My current laptop , which I was able to access the files on the day prior has windows 10 home. I have attempted to access the files on two other laptops that have windows 10 pro, still get the same message. Can you please tell me what I can do to access my files?

Windows 10 Security
Windows 10 Security
Windows 10: A Microsoft operating system that runs on personal computers and tablets.Security: The precautions taken to guard against crime, attack, sabotage, espionage, or another threat.
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  1. Jimmy McDonough 1 Reputation point
    2021-09-28T19:10:38.68+00:00

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    @Reza-Ameri This is the message that comes up. I have tried a few computers with windows 10 Pro as well as ones that had older windows systems. The same message consistently comes up.

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