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How to get root access in Linux?

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Please click on the lower left corner of the icon (start button), and then click on 'Terminal menu item to open the terminal.

% sudo su –

Then press Enter.

Your terminal prompt will become #.

Now, all operations in the terminal window you have root privileges. (Root privileges can arbitrarily modify the system, delete the system files, please use caution.