A. You can use Group Policy to configure the recovery options for removable BitLocker protected drives.
- Open the Group Policy Management Editor and edit a Group Policy Object that's linked to an organizational unit or domain that contains the Windows clients.
- Navigate to Computer Configuration, Policies, Administrative Templates, Windows Components, BitLocker Drive Encryption, Removable Data Drives.
- Double-click Choose how BitLocker-protected removable drives can be recovered
- Set to this policy to Enabled, then configure the options, such as where to save recovery information.
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- Click OK.
- Close the Group Policy Management Editor.
- Q. If I protect a USB drive with BitLocker and configure it to autounlock on a computer, does it autounlock only for my user or for all users of the computer?
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- Q: What types of disk configurations does BitLocker Drive Encryption (BDE) support?
- Q. If I unlock a BitLocker protected USB device, is it only unprotected for the current user?
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