Enable efs windows xp Tags: Security Windows XP External USB Last response: June 13, 2011 4:31 PM in Windows XP Share kevinaho June 12, 2011 7:42:29 PM Hello, I don't know how and why half of my folders and files were encrypted in my external USB-powered 160 GB drive. Now I cannot read nor copy them. Please help. More about : enable efs windows hang-the-9 a b 8 Security June 13, 2011 4:31:08 PM You need to decrypt them. There is no way around this. If you forgot the password and never created the recovery key, you lost those files. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources EFS and System Cryptography Group Policy - Windows XP SP2 Forum troubleshooting shared EFS on Windows XP Forum EFS Decryption Woes Forum Encrypting File System - EFS in Win XP Forum EFS error: event id: 6203 on Windows Server 2003 Forum EFS activation Forum EFS On Drive Works With >1 Computer? Forum EFS available for WindowsXP Home ediiton Forum Encrypting Remote Files with EFS Forum DRA cannont open EFS files Forum Self-Signed EFS and AD Forum EFS - Private Key - External storage Forum EFS limitation ? Forum Encrypting File System - EFS in Win XP Forum efs for xp home Forum EFS Event ID: 6203 on Windows Server 2003 Forum EFS Forum Getting past administrative password Forum Windows xp unable to enable NVIDA driver Forum Can opening computer in safe code can enable firewall in windows xp Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !