The second step to remove encryption from a disk that has been encrypted with Drive Encryption, is to authorize using a tool that provided the code of the day. To download the tool go to McAfee Downloads, you will need a valid grant number and be license to use Drive Encryption product.
To authorize the EETech/DETech tool, follow the next steps
- After the Tech Code Generator has been downloaded, run the exe file to open the tool.
- On the EETech/DETech window click “Authorize“.
- Next you are going to enter the code of the day, provided by the Tech Code Generator. For this example the date for my system is 4/5/2016, so the code for this particular date is “3760“, then click “OK“.
- After Authorizing the system, now you should see the status change to Authorized.
This conclude the authorization process with the EETech/DETech tool