There should not need to be anything special to setup in the bios at least there was not with the MSI 890FXA-GD70 as I have 5 3tb hard disk drive in my system now and I did nothing in the bios for them to work. Are you installing the 32bit or 64 bit version of Windows 8?
3TB+ Infinity is not only breaking through the limit of traditional BIOS, but also enhancing the utilization of hard drives efficiently. In addition to supporting the latest 3TB hard drives, MSI 3TB+ Infinity technology can use the 3TB hard drive as boot disk when installing a 64-bit operating system. Compared to competitors, MSI 3TB+ Infinity is an industry-leading technology which substantially presents an advantage of development and application in the future.
- All the latest 3TB hard drivers on the market can be supported
- Make the 3TB hard drive as boot disk when installing a 64-bit operating system