Q: How to browse files/folders as root user in Nautilus?
- Read General Notes
- To install File Browser (Root)
sudo gedit /usr/share/applications/Nautilus-root.desktop
- Insert the following lines into the new file
Name=File Browser (Root)
Comment=Browse the filesystem with the file manager
Exec=gksudo "nautilus --browser %U"
- Save the edited file (sample)
- Read How to refresh GNOME panel?
- To browse files/folders as root user in Nautilus
- Applications -> System Tools -> File Browser (Root)