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Hey!

I am trying to encrypt my SSD OS drive and it's not letting me! Ant idea how I can fix this?

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your ssd doesn't have a TPM. you can still encrypt the drive with out it though. here's a guide. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/6229/how-to-use-bitlocker-on-drives-without-tpm/ just skip down to the section "Use BitLocker on a Drive Without TPM"
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your ssd doesn't have a TPM. you can still encrypt the drive with out it though. here's a guide. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/6229/how-to-use-bitlocker-on-drives-without-tpm/ just skip down to the section "Use BitLocker on a Drive Without TPM"

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Thanks +REP!

It may be worth noting that it is much, much more secure with a TPM. May be a thing to look into the next SSD purchase.
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It may be worth noting that it is much, much more secure with a TPM. May be a thing to look into the next SSD purchase.

Good call!

I have an OCZ Agility 3 SATA III SSD at the moment.
    
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