Locked Folders and Files

How to get rid of the "Lock" sign on files and folders forever??

Follow following steps for removing lock sign from your file/folder:
  • Open terminal
  • Then typesudo su -
  • It will ask you for password then type your login password you will be in root user     
    [user@localhost ~]$ sudo su 
    Password: 
    [root@localhost ~]#  
  • Go to location where file/folder is located.

 

  •  Give following command: chmod a+rwx <file/folder_name>

 

  • Now check whether the lock sign is gone or not.

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