Today, more and more devices have BitLocker encryption enabled by default. For instance, every Microsoft Surface tablet has an operating system volume protected by BitLocker out of the box. For this very reason, we decided that that Veeam Endpoint Backup FREE should fully support BitLocker encrypted volumes.
In most cases, you won’t even notice that the volumes are BitLocker is enabled and Veeam Endpoint Backup FREE will perform its duties without any issues. However, you may encounter issues because of source and target volumes being protected.
Imagine the following case: You have both source and target volumes protected. What should you do in order to backup on an encrypted source volume to an encrypted target volume?