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Old 11-13-2012, 05:08 AM   #1
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getting NTSF drives to cross-platform

Hi all
I've got a few NTFS harddrives which I've initialized in WindowsXP 64.
I'd love to be able to access them from my MacBookPro (running OS 10.6)
Seems I can copy files from the drive but can't write to it - MacOS says it's locked.

Anyone out there know the solution to this problem?

thanks & best
Old 11-13-2012, 06:53 AM   #2
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Old 11-13-2012, 09:28 PM   #3
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Old 11-14-2012, 10:22 AM   #4
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U use paragon the other way round, for reading mac drives on windows, it works, but its not the safest system ever, ive had corrupted drives.
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Old 11-15-2012, 07:01 AM   #5
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hi, you may want to give the EFI (UEFI) format a try on the drive and see if that will better for you.
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