I have my Arch Linux Partition on /dev/sda1 and I have my Windows partition on /dev/sda4.
When I used Ubuntu I could easily move files from Ubuntu to my Windows system and access them.
However, whenever I mount my Windows system on Arch I don't have permissions to move the files, even as root. It says the Windows partition is a read-only filesystem. Can I change this?


The Linux kernel has readonly support for NTFS, you use it with

mount -t ntfs /dev/sda4 /mnt.

Read-write support for Linux is realized by ntfs-3g, likely not installed by default on Arch, which allows you to

mount.ntfs-3g /dev/sda4 /mnt.
  • Read-write support has been implemented long ago. – To Do Dec 20 '14 at 10:50

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