Originally Posted by latcarf
By the way... even though MS and Suse are on the same hard drive don't I need to use Samba to exchange files between the two? Any HowTos on setting it up?
Samba works only if both SUSE and windows are running at the same time (which they don't do in your case because it's a dual-boot system).
But you can read from and write to your Windows partition from SUSE. SUSE comes with ntfs-3g support enabled by default.