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I have a MacBook Pro with Boot Camp and sometimes I want to update information on the Windows partition but currently I have to boot in Windows and read from the Mac partition. I don't want to leave OS X to organize files.

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It is possible.

You will first need MacFUSE and then NTFS-3G.

The User's Guide for NTFS-3G can be found here (PDF).

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Just be aware of the bug that the Boot Camp partition sometimes disappears from the startup disk screen. I recommend using refit if your going to use NTFS-3G. –  Diago Oct 9 '10 at 12:07

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