How to enable and disable Bitlocker in windows

How to enable and disable Bitlocker in windows 

BitLocker is a full volume encryption feature inbuild in Microsoft Windows operating systems, its starting with Windows Vista.
It is designed to protect your data by providing encryption for entire volumes.
By default, it uses the AES encryption algorithm in cipher block chaining or XTS mode with a 128-bit or 256-bit key

Option 1.Disable Bitlocker with Windows Command Prompt

If you have administrator privilege, you can turn off BitLocker by using Command Prompt.

First Open Command Prompt run as administrator

Type command in cmd: manage-bde -off  c: (drive later) and press enter

Now check the status using command manage-bde -status C: and press enter

If you want to enable BitLocker on drive  manage-bde -on c: (drive later) and press enter

Option 2: Disable Bitlocker from Control Panel

Turn off Bitlocker encryption on that drive.

Step 1: Open the Search bar and type Control Panel.
Step 2: Double-click Bitlocker Drive Encryption.
Step 3: Expand the related Bitlocker drive.
Step 4: Click Turn off Bitlocker.
Step 5: Click Turn off Bitlocker in the window.

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