Windows 10: How do you remove the timeout for bitlocker password at boot? No TPM.

  1.    23 Dec 2016 #1

    How do you remove the timeout for bitlocker password at boot? No TPM.


    My laptop was running win 10 when I upgraded it to an edu license so I could bitlocker encode its hard drive. It has no TPM hardware so I had to type a password at boot time to boot. I forgot how I was able to disable the random timeout on that password entry. It is very annoying. It times out and shuts the computer power at random, between 1 second and 30 seconds after displaying the entry. After the annual update, that has come back to haunt me once more.

    Anyone still remembering how to disable this non-sense bitlocker password boot timeout? I'll write down the solution this time!
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  2.    25 Dec 2016 #2

    Found the solution again!

    Windows 8.1 Bitlocker - automatic shutdown during password prompt

    Read the response: Friday, May 01, 2015 3:39 AM

    You have to run the cmd as admin. I tried power shell as admin and it didn't understand the syntax.
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