Decrypt the Win 2003 encrypted file on win XP Tags: Security Windows XP Format Last response: May 16, 2011 4:50 AM in Windows XP Share pmarshalx May 5, 2011 9:05:46 AM Hello, I have been encrypted a folder at Win2003, and restore the same in wixxp enviornment after format the C drive. Now unable to open the files of that folder. More about : decrypt win 2003 encrypted file win Akashdeep May 9, 2011 3:55:33 AM Reverse the same. Copy the folder and decrypt in a pc where Windows 2003 is loaded. That will be much easier for you. pmarshalx May 16, 2011 4:37:02 AM Akashdeep said:Reverse the same. Copy the folder and decrypt in a pc where Windows 2003 is loaded. That will be much easier for you. I did the same but unable to decrypt the same. I have been got to know one solution. There is some recovery agent option to decrypt the folder/file but, I am not aware how to create the same. If any one know, how to create the recovery agent, kindly share the same. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer tigsounds a b 8 Security May 16, 2011 4:50:43 AM The recovery agent needed to be in place before the file(s) were encrypted. The recovery agent certificate needed to be exported for use in the XP computer. You are screwed unless the original computer still works and you decrypt the folders there. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumEFS Recover Agents Unable to decrypt files ForumRecovery of Encrypted files. help! ForumEncrypted file system Forumno file access after reinstalling Win XP Pro sp2 ForumEFS file unable to decrypt ForumRecovering Encrypted File on WIndows XP workstation ForumDecrypting the encrypted file ForumEFS Decryption Woes Forumrecovery agent cannot decrypt EFS file ForumEncrypting Remote Files with EFS ForumHow can I get back my encrypted files? ForumWIN 2000 Encrypted Folders & Administrator Profile ForumHow to identify files that have been encrypted with EFS? ForumHow to recover a deleted partition, which was encrypted with BitLocker ForumEFS Encrypted File Prompt/warning Forumdecrypt EFS files ForumCannot Decrypt Files ForumHELP!!! Please with Windows XP ForumWindows xp does not have inf file for hfs10 camera ForumHP Laptop Cannot Read Win XP Disc More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !