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Make User Library Visible in Mountain Lion

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Aug 4, 2012 8:25 AM

I would like to make my User Library folder permanently visible since it has much useful information that I consult.  Many sources have recommended you insert     chflags nohidden ~/Library/     into a Terminal window to make this change.  I was able to do this successfull in Lion.

 

However, in Mountain Lion, Terminal responds with Permission Denied when I do this.  Does anyone know what I need to do to make the command work?

 

Thanks.

iMac (27-inch Late 2009), OS X Mountain Lion
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