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Old November 3, 2011, 03:58 PM
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Originally Posted by ipaine View Post
I believe that is only for the OS drives, if I recall. I know I put a 3TB WD Green in my media server and it just has a older board no UEFI and it shows as 3TB.
Pretty much correct.

Anything over 2.2TB needs to be formatted w/ a GPT partitioning table. Only UEFI boards can boot from a GPT drive.

I have a strong suspicion that one of the external 3TB Seagate GoFlex drives I bought today is a Barracuda. Will attempt to crack her open today to double check.
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