bitlocker encrypted pen drive not getting decrypted.


I have Encrypted my 32 GB sandisk dual pendrive through default utility BITLOCKER available in windows 7.

I have also given password to it via bitlocker.

but, now i want to remove password of it ,

when i enter password after connecting it to pc for unlocking through bitlocker, it doesnot give option to remove password


what should i do..?

please help.


WD Official
Hi [MENTION=17622]mdp[/MENTION],

To turn off BitLocker Drive Encryption, please refer the below steps:

1. Click Start, click Control Panel, click System and Security, and then click BitLocker Drive Encryption.

2. Find the drive on which you want BitLocker Drive Encryption turned off, and click Turn Off BitLocker.

3. A message is displayed, informing you that the drive will be decrypted and that decryption may take some time. Click Decrypt the drive to continue and turn off BitLocker on the drive.

For more information, please refer below link:


Hope it helps.
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