Quote Originally Posted by jmozdzen View Post
I think it's worth to mention that installing packages from opensuse.org (or other, foreign sources) is not officially supported and thus may lead to according responses when opening service requests. Installing ntfs-3g adds a kernel module, which may cause more trouble than adding some simple end-user application.

I'm not saying it's a bad idea, just that you need to know what you're doing and that this may limit your support options.
Or you could install ntfs-3g from the SDK like I suggested in my reply to the OP.