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How to Copy Mac files to external NTFS hard drive?

I have a Toshiba external hard drive that works fine when connected to my Dell Windows 7 laptop and also to my Ubuntu desktop. However when I connect it to my MacBook, the drive is read-only.... the Create Folder and Paste options in the finder are disabled whenever I have the external hard drive open. How can I make it writable on the MacBook?

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You need a driver for the Mac to enable it to write on a NTFS disk such as NTFS-3G

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