Tag: administrator

Open Files & Folders with Administrative Root Privileges in Nautilus, Ubuntu’s File Manager

The Nautilus extension nautilus-gksu is an invaluable enhancement forUbuntu‘s default file manager. Once installed, it allows you to open files and folders as root or superuser simply by right-clicking and choosing “Open as administrator” from the context-menu. WDS_LINK_PLACEHOLDER_c07a576dcb05936419c776669c57128e This is great if you’re in a system folder and decide to edit a config file. Simply double-clicking would bring up […]