1.    2 Weeks Ago #1
    Join Date : Oct 2017
    Posts : 8
    Windows 10

    Can you use a Bitlocker'd jump drive as a Windows Install Media?


    Hello all! Quick question.

    Can you use a Bitlocker'd jump drive as a Windows Install Media?

    Thanks!
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  2.    2 Weeks Ago #2
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Caledon, Ontario, Canada
    Posts : 4,035
    Windows 10 Pro Build 1703

    Hi jgilbreath.

    If the USB key is encrypted you need a method to un-encrypt.

    If there is no other useful information on key use the Media Creation tool to create new media. If MCT is downloaded today and used it will download V1709 media.

    Ken
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