Enable encryption for a BitLocker volume.

      Enable-BitLockerAutoUnlock [-MountPoint] String[]
         [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [CommonParameters]

   -MountPoint String[]
       An array of drive letters or BitLocker volume objects. The cmdlet enables automatic unlocking for 
        the volumes specified. To obtain a BitLocker volume object, use Get-BitLockerVolume.

       Prompt for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

       Show what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Standard Aliases for Enable-BitLockerAutoUnlock: none, but if you want to add a short alias like eblu, set it with set-alias

Enable-BitLockerAutoUnlock enables automatic unlocking for a volume protected by BitLocker Disk Encryption.

You can configure BitLocker to automatically unlock volumes that do not host an operating system. After a user unlocks the operating system volume, BitLocker uses encrypted information stored in the registry and volume metadata to unlock any data volumes that use automatic unlocking.

An overview of BitLocker Drive Encryption.

This cmdlet was introduced in Windows PowerShell 5.0.


Enable automatic unlocking for E::

PS C:\> Enable-BitLockerAutoUnlock -MountPoint "E:"

“I hope to refine music, study it, try to find some area that I can unlock. I don’t quite know how to explain it but it's there. These can’t be the only notes in the world, there's got to be other notes some place, in some dimension, between the crack” ~ Marvin Gaye

Related PowerShell Cmdlets

Enable-BitLocker - Enable encryption for a BitLocker volume.
BitLocker Drive Encryption Service - Services

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