NTFS-3G is an open source implementation of Microsoft’s NTFS file system.
Type the following command:
sudo apt-get install ntfs-3g
Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following NEW packages will be installed: ntfs-3g 0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 3 not upgraded. Need to get 0 B/421 kB of archives. After this operation, 1,473 kB of additional disk space will be used. Preconfiguring packages ... Selecting previously unselected package ntfs-3g. (Reading database ... 93310 files and directories currently installed.) Preparing to unpack .../ntfs-3g_1%3a2013.1.13AR.1-2ubuntu2_amd64.deb ... Unpacking ntfs-3g (1:2013.1.13AR.1-2ubuntu2) ... Processing triggers for initramfs-tools (0.103ubuntu4.2) ... update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-3.13.0-46-generic Processing triggers for man-db (220.127.116.11-1ubuntu1) ... Setting up ntfs-3g (1:2013.1.13AR.1-2ubuntu2) ... update-initramfs: deferring update (trigger activated) Processing triggers for initramfs-tools (0.103ubuntu4.2) ... update-initramfs: Generating /boot/initrd.img-3.13.0-46-generic Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.19-0ubuntu6.6) ...
The syntax is as follows to mount your NTFS partitions on a Linux:
ntfs-3g /dev/DEVICE /mount/point