Is there a simple way to recover ext4 files from a lvm partition on a USB drive?

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I removed the SSD drive from a failing computer so that I could recover the files from it.
I put the drive in a USB enclosure and mounted it on another computer, but the partition containing those files is an lvm partition, and I can't get at any of the files, or even see them. So, is there any simple way to recover ext4 files from an lvm partition on a USB drive?

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If another install, it typically does not include the lvm2 driver unless also lvm install. Is it also encrypted? You would need that driver, cryptsetup. Then you have to use lvm commands to mount that volume. For mounting encrypted see first few lines:

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