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[all variants] Corrupted GPT Partition on a 3TB HD

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello! I'm hoping to get some support here in this forum for my problem. Let me first describe what happened, and then the situation "as is". I bought a 3TB HD WD30EZRX to use it as a storage for movie files recorded with my DVB-S (Vu+ Solo2). This device however cannot create partitions with GUID Partition Table (GPT), and therefore I connected the HD to my desktop running with linux. The mainboard of the desktop is Gigabyte GA-P35-DS4 (Rev. 1.0). What I didn't know and therefore didn't consider: old mainboards (including the GA-P35-DS4) cannot identify HD > 2TB. So, a (Hardware)