Solved 3TB boot drive? Tags: Hard Drives Boot Storage Last response: November 28, 2012 4:07 AM in Storage Share Aedrah November 28, 2012 3:13:43 AM Does anyone know if I can use a 3TB Sata3 drive as a boot drive? If so, will I be able to use the entire drive space? More about : 3tb boot drive Best solution macazian November 28, 2012 3:20:38 AM You need Vista 64 bit or Windows 7 64 bit and your motherboard has to support an EFI or UEFI bios to use the entire space as bootable. Aedrah November 28, 2012 3:27:07 AM Best answer selected by Aedrah. Related resources Using a 3TB drive as a boot drive - only 746GB used - Forum 3TB hard drive boot issues - Forum 3tb boot drive Win 7 not fully recognized - Forum 3TB drive slows down Windows 7 boot ? - Forum Upgrading Non- boot drive to 3TB win 7, 64 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Aedrah November 28, 2012 3:29:51 AM What about a 2TB drive? Would it require EFI or UEFI bios? macazian November 28, 2012 3:38:19 AM Anything under 2.2TB should boot fine for an older bios. Aedrah November 28, 2012 4:07:00 AM Thank you kindly! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumGPT 3TB hard drive "magically" changed to MBR ForumComputer can't find 3tb hard- drive , so can't format drive Forum[HELP] Barracuda 3TB GPT Unrecognized as Uefi Drive on Bios ForumHow do I unlock 3TB hard drive on ASRock Fatal1y Motherboard? ForumCan see 3tb drive in device manager but not in disk management Forum3tb drive ForumSeagate 3TB hard drive only showing 746gb ForumCan't format 3-TB internal / secondary hard drive ForumIs it possible to dual boot with a 3TB Barracuda ForumRecovering data from a 3Tb hard drive ForumMBR format of 3TB drive in Windows 7 ForumIssue wish SSD Cache with 3TB Drive ForumFirst SSD advice? ForumCloning Boot Drive Forum[Solved] SanDisk Extreme firmware upgrade cant find drive More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !