manage-bde changepin

Modifies the PIN for an operating system drive. The user is prompted to enter a new PIN.

Syntax

manage-bde -changepin [<drive>] [-computername <name>] [{-?|/?}] [{-help|-h}]

Parameters

Parameter Description
<drive> Represents a drive letter followed by a colon.
-computername Specifies that manage-bde.exe will be used to modify BitLocker protection on a different computer. You can also use -cn as an abbreviated version of this command.
<name> Represents the name of the computer on which to modify BitLocker protection. Accepted values include the computer's NetBIOS name and the computer's IP address.
-? or /? Displays brief Help at the command prompt.
-help or -h Displays complete Help at the command prompt.

Examples

To change the PIN used with BitLocker on drive C, type:

manage-bde –changepin C:

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