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SED locked drive using DDP PBA.--need windows recovery kit!

Hello I have a harddrive that have SED and I have enabled encryption via DDP software that comes with dell. I can authenticate with my user/pass at PBA and I have also *.dat files. So only thing i need is "windows recovery kit"  that was detailed at 

How to create the recovery media for DDP | E Security Tools Self-Encrypting Drive | Dell US

When Pre-Boot Authentication (PBA) is provisioned and the user’s credentials are accepted in the PBA, the system goes to a screen stating "Parity Error". The system must be recovered using a SED recovery kit, obtained from support and by removing the PBA using the [.dat] file that was...

to create bootalbe media that contains DELL OPAL SED Recovery Utility. Support unable to deliver so I need to download this

Pleas help


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RE: SED locked drive using DDP PBA.--need windows recovery kit!

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