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Registered: ‎11-02-2011
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Drive Erase Utility for the Resetting the Cryptographic Key for T500?

Hi,

 

I have to reset the Cryptographic Key, so i found the Tool "Drive Erase Utility for the Resetting the Cryptographic Key and the Erasing the Solid State Drive - ThinkPad LINK.

 

Now i am very disappointed because id doesn't work with the T500.

 

Is there another Tool i can use?

 

Thanks in advance.

 


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Registered: ‎10-29-2009
Location: NC
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Re: Drive Erase Utility for the Resetting the Cryptographic Key for T500?

It doesn't work on T500 because that link is only for the new systems, according to the text on that webpage you linked:

 

  • Edge E120, Edge E125, Edge E220s, Edge E320, Edge E325
  • Edge E420, Edge E420s, Edge E425, Edge E520, Edge E525
  • T420, T420i, T420s, T420si, T520, T520i
  • W520
  • X1, X120e, X121e
  • X220, X220i, X220 Tablet, X220i Tablet

To get the version you need for T500, you have to look in the T500-specific driver matrix or support download page.

Here's the link:  http://support.lenovo.com/en_US/downloads/detail.page?LegacyDocID=MIGR-68369