Tutorial Powershell - Bitlocker encryption example
As an Administrator, start an elevated Powershell command-line.
Encrypt a local drive using password protection.
Enter the desired password.
Verify the Bitlocker encryption status.
Here is the command output.
Wait for the drive encryption to finish.
To unlock, double-click the encrypted drive and enter the password.
Optionally, create a recovery password.
Take note of the Bitlocker recovery password.
Congratulations! You have encrypted a local drive using Bitlocker.