Not a bad machine too. If any of these keys are sticky, there must be some material which obstructs the key from accessing the motherboard. Because, this external drive does not belong to my personal Laptop and I may use it on different computers as well and it should not be changed after all. I don't know where is process from? I am sure that my password is correct. If you are sure the entered recovery key is correct, it means Bitlocker encrypted drive has been corrupted so that Bitlocker drive is not accepting correct recovery key, please try solution 4 and solution 5.
The key does work with volume so I know. There has no liquid been spilled on the keyboard, so I don't know what is going on now. I guess because of years of being bent like paper the wires inside the ribbon are giving up. I had a Windows update recently but when I did the system restore I chose the date when my laptop was still working, so I dont think windows update causes this, I might be wrong tho. I missed the last step and I could not activate Windows 10 after a re-install. I have not spilled anything on the keyboard or damaged it in any way. As the name suggests, they make our daily lives easier without having to raise your hands to use mouse again and again.
· What is the operating system installed on all the computers connected to the network? Changing brightness works fine with the function keys, but volume and turning off the touchpad doesn't seem to work. Hi stlkrush Welcome to Microsoft Answers Forum! Solution 2: Try the correct recovery key Bitlocker recovery key is another way to unlock Bitlocker encrypted drive when you forgot the password or password is incorrect, refer to. Visit our and let us know what you think. I reach the login screen and to my horror my password doesn't work. Hi Susang0805, Welcome to the Community. After it, replace the battery, start the laptop.
But this also didnt work. For some reason, all other functions do. Here are some instructions on what you can do when Bitlocker drive doesn't accept correct password or recovery key. Check the language settings in the Windows control panel. The i tried putting in the password and it wouldnt work and i discovered it was because the L wasnt working. If you are not sure how to do that, refer steps below. From here you have several options.
So after putting everything back I went online and searched for a new keyboard. Fingers crossed fast boot is not enabled. Greetings, However all of the above, some people have tried the following and had success: Note from agartthean : Clean the keyboard with compressed air blow compressed air in the gaps between keys. For Bitlocker to go, the clean installation will not affect the external harddrive, since it was considered as removable one. This may reload the keyboard drivers. Check the language settings in the Windows control panel. If you have enabled several languages, move any other language to the top, and set it as primary language and move your current language back to the top.
On using the laptop this morning, the keys were all messed up. You may have added some custom shortcuts or hotkeys on your system and you want to reset settings to previous defaults. All the keys that didn't work now started working including the Fn keys. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact. So maybe your drive was encrypted on v1511? When I get to it, I will definitely let you know what happened. If above steps are not working for you, then please contact laptop technician and tell him to check your laptop for any hardware problems.
Then earlier today the keyboard started to work when some updates were added to the laptop. Also, it's technically too late to do this now anyhow, as the upgrade offer has expired. I am really upset with the way the bit-locker works. However, for issue with some keys, it looks like it's a ribbon issue. It could be due to other driver issues like chipset driver issues and display driver issues.
Good Luck and post back and let us know. Pressing O showed French characters. Updated by Admin to on May 9th, 2019 I use Bitlocker Drive Encryption to lock one partion. I type it in 2 more times carefuly checking the number of letters only shows dots on the screen I figured my keyboard borked out and I click the sybmol in the bottem right to access the onscreen keyboard but when I click it, it won't open. If you are sure the entered password is correct, it means Bitlocker encrypted drive has been corrupted so that Bitlocker drive is not accepting correct password, please try solution 4 and solution 5 to. If that does not work a technician is a must.
Method 2: Update Related Drivers The problem is not just caused by keyboard drivers. Could you please show me how to access or edit the configuration setting? If M3 Bitlocker Recovery doesn't accept correct password or recovery key either, it means Bitlocker metadata has been corrupted so that there is no way to decrypt data from Bitlocker encrypted drive. Maybe some configuration setting has changed and you now have, for example, a French keyboard set. I will give that a try. But with the Pro version it takes just 2 clicks and you get full support and a 30-day money back guarantee : 1 and install Driver Easy. Also I have just tried to plug in again the usb keyboard and this time the key is working there.