Thursday, August 20, 2015

How to encrypt your device or any drive

Bit Locker Encryption:-
What is Bit Locker Encryption
Now a Days encryption of any device is most Important and essential for security reasons. Most of us want the same but when we talk about the external media we don’t know how to encrypt them. But no here we are with an another amazing trick which will help you to encrypt your any device. 
                                   By using Bit Locker Encryption you can protect your pen drive, external hard disk and internal hard disk with password, Just Follow the steps.

Step 1:- Insert your device, then right click on device and select “Turn on BitLocker…”

Step 2:- Now Choose how you want unlock drive (Use a password to unlock the drive) then type your password and click on next.

Step 3:- After clicking on Next, you will get a option that how do you want to store your recovery key?  This option for if you forget your password or lose your smartcard, you can use your recovery key to access your drive. You can save your recovery key to a file and also u can print it.

Step 4:- After save the recovery key to a file and click on next, now you can Start Encrypting by clicking on start encrypting. Encrypting might take a while depending on the size of the drive. And yes until encrypting is complete your file will not be protected.

Step 5:-  Encrypting progress goes like (u can see in image).

Step 6:- After complete encrypting progress, you will be able to unlock drive using a password.

I Hope you enjoyed this amazing security trick for secure your drive & data by using BitLocker Encrypting.. If you have any issue regarding content of this trick, Feel Free to comment, I will try to respond on all comments as soon as possible.