All I want is to open my current window as root but all the hits are about adding contextual menu options. How can I open this folder as root just this once?
- Enter the following command in Terminal
- In the old Files window, press ctrl+L to get your current path
- In your new Files window, press ctrl+L, paste in the path you just copied, and press enter.
It works for Loki and Freya.
This script works on elementary OS Loki to add "Open folder as root" option via