I encrypted my external hard drive with bit locker, now how to decrypt it after reinstalling windows 7

Original title: Bit Locker Issue!!!

I encrypted my external hard drive with bit locker, i had just installed windows 7 ultimate, i found in a hurry that i did not care for 7 at all, and decided to reformat and go back to my win pro, i did and when i plugged my external in my cp asked if i wanted to format my external, thats when i realized in my haste i forgot to unencrypt my external, so my Q's what do i do to unencrypt my external or am i out of luck?

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Hi,

Refer the below articles which might help you.

Learn more about BitLocker Drive Encryption
http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/Learn-more-about-BitLocker-Drive-Encryption
BitLocker Drive Encryption Step-by-Step Guide for Windows 7
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd835565(WS.10).aspx

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Last updated March 30, 2018 Views 464 Applies to: