how to copy paste files into folder that is restricted

Discussion in 'Acer Aspire One' started by Guest, Aug 31, 2008.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    I'm trying to copy new screenlets into the screenlets folder in usr/local/share/screenlets but it is restricted and won't let me paste how can i do this? Is there any termain command to copy files from home/downloads to usr/local/share/screenlets?
    Guest, Aug 31, 2008
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  2. Guest


    Jul 28, 2008
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    Open terminal and type "sudo thunar" to launch file manager in super user mode. Afterward you can copy and paste also into folders requiring root permissions - but as root you can damage your system - pls be careful what you copy and delete.
    KGB, Aug 31, 2008
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