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I have a Buffalo WZR-HP-G300NH and a 3TB Western Digital MyBook Essential that I wish to use as a NAS, I have formatted the drive with a single XFS partition, but when I plug it into the router the Disk Management page says "No identifiable partitions."
Any help would be greatly appreciated
Thanks
Ben

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Just to check: you're using the stock firmware (which is claimed to support XFS) and your drive has a GPT partition table and the partition works fine under *nix? –  billc.cn Oct 22 '11 at 22:23
    
Hello, yes, I have used Ubuntu to format it, and it works fine in that using GPT/XFS –  vassie Oct 23 '11 at 6:15
    
I am also using FW 1.77 –  vassie Oct 23 '11 at 6:31
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Buffalo have since confirmed that this router only supports external drives up to 2TB.

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