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Old 10-18-2012, 02:49 PM   #1
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File recovery & permissions


My friend gave me his laptop hard drive to backup some data before he sells the laptop but i was not aware that he runs Linux.

I booted my shuttle into Linux Mint and atempted to copy the files from the HDD (plugged in via USB) to a pen drive but its saying i dont have permittion to access the files.

How can i remove the password or fix the permissions?
 
Old 10-18-2012, 03:15 PM   #2
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Just start your file-manager as root and it should work.
 
  


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