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#1 djrikstar


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Posted 27 March 2012 - 05:34 PM

Hi im running a linux os and would like to know how i can get root access when moving files in the graphical interface. I know how to in terminal but not too good at moving files around in terminal. So how do i get root access in graphical interface?? Thanks ppl

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Posted 03 April 2012 - 12:49 PM

If you want to move files around as root using the graphical interface, you have to open your file manager as root. You can usually right-click a folder > open as administrator.

That said, it's good to get familiar with terminal commands like cp, rm, mv, etc.
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