boot a Linux OS distro "LiveCD" version.
You can download Ubuntu for free, burn it to a CD, and boot off of it.
Linux will read/write NTFS partitions, but doesn't pay attention to the permissions, that I have seen.
Next time, remember to back up!
Rig(s) not listed, because I change computers, like some people change their socks.
Originally Posted by mfenn
Bingo. Larry, if you want to do this just for s**** and giggles, then go for it. Just don't try to rationalize it.