BitLocker™ Drive Encryption Team Blog

Access Denied Error 0x80070005 message when initializing TPM for Bitlocker

Hello, my name is Manoj Sehgal. I am a Senior Support Engineer in the Windows group and...

Author: Tanner S Date: 09/14/2010

How to backup recovery information in AD after Bitlocker is turned ON in Windows 7

Hello, my name is Manoj Sehgal. I am a Senior Support Engineer in the Windows group and...

Author: Tanner S Date: 09/14/2010

Bitlocker Policies for Windows 7 on Windows Server 2003 or Windows Server 2008

Hello, my name is Manoj Sehgal. I am a Support Escalation Engineer in the Windows group and...

Author: Tanner S Date: 09/14/2010

How to use Hash of TPM from AD to reset your TPM password

Hello, my name is Manoj Sehgal. I am a Support Escalation Engineer in the Windows group and...

Author: Tanner S Date: 09/14/2010

Issues Resulting in Bitlocker Recovery Mode and Their Resolution

My name is Tanner Slayton and I am a Sr. Support Escalation Engineer for Microsoft on the Windows...

Author: Tanner S Date: 09/14/2010

BitLocker & Application Compatibility

Recently I received an interesting question around BitLocker & Application Compatibility. In...

Author: Tanner S Date: 09/14/2010

Top 10 Reasons for Deploying BitLocker on Branch Office Servers

Top 10 Reasons for Deploying BitLocker on Branch Office Servers 1. Information Loss is Costly...

Author: Tanner S Date: 09/14/2010

BitLocker Makeover

The Windows Vista RC1 release is quickly approaching and I know many of you are eager to hear the...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 09/03/2006

Open Sesame: BitLocker Recovery Passwords

Anyone who has tried enabling BitLocker will have been greeted with a friendly dialog box insisting...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 08/21/2006

Keys to the Kingdom

You probably have lots of keys in your life -- a house key, a car key, an office key. Each of these...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 08/01/2006

Heidi Waterhouse

Heidi Waterhouse is a technical writer with the BitLocker team. She spends her time translating...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 08/01/2006

BitLocker and unallocated space

I often see two questions related to free (a.k.a. “unallocated”) disk space when people talk about...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 07/09/2006

Bulat Shelepov

Bulat Shelepov is a Software Development Engineer with the System Integrity team at Microsoft.

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 07/09/2006

Doing our part for BitLocker™ Drive Encryption: Particular requirements around partitioning

On May 23-25, members of the BitLocker team participated in the Windows Hardware Engineering...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 06/09/2006

Why you need to own your Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

You might think that having your TPM security hardware be “owned” may not be a good thing. If you’re...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 06/06/2006

“Is anyone out there?” — Using physical presence to turn on the Trusted Platform Module (TPM)

Malicious software can lurk in the most humorous of dancing baby videos and cause havoc on your...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 05/12/2006

Xian Ke

Xian colludes with coworkers as a Program Manager on the System Integrity team of Windows Security....

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 05/12/2006

BitLocker™ Technical Overview — Now Available

It’s been a while since WinHEC 2005, and it was time for a meaningful refresh of our BitLocker docs....

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 04/28/2006

Purna Gathani

I work in System Integrity-BitLocker Team as a Program Manager managing TAP customers to validate...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 04/14/2006

BitLocker™ and FIPS

Because we have many government customers who will want to run FIPS-compliant software, Microsoft...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 04/14/2006

Welcome

Welcome to the BitLocker™ Drive Encryption Team blog! The focus of this blog is to post technical...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 04/14/2006

Tony Ureche, Ph.D.

Tony is a Program Manager for the System Integrity part of the Windows Security team. Tony is...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 04/14/2006

Byron Hynes

I'm Byron Hynes. I am part of Windows Server User Assistance (WSUA), where I focus on our security...

Author: BitLocker Team Date: 04/14/2006