How to manually enable Bitlocker on Hyper-V Gen 2 Virtual Machine

By | September 30, 2016

You can automatic enable Bitlocker on your Hyper-V Gen 2 virtual machine during OSD, please read Niall Brady’s post Here
But if you already install a Hyper-V Gen 2 virtual machine, and you want to enable bitlocker, you can do it manually. Here are the steps:

  1. Open cmd as administrator
  2. Set XTS-AES256 Engryption
  3. Allow enable bitlocker for no TPM chip
  4. Add recoverypassword
  5. Enable bitlocker with password
  6. Create a password, you won’t see anything when you type it.
  7. Restart virtual machine, it will ask for your bitlocker password
  8. Check if you C drive has bitlocker enabled.

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