1 Reply Latest reply: Jun 17, 2012 2:09 PM by Kappy
JAR13 Level 1 (0 points)

how do I remove trash? I keep getting error  "cannot complete removing trash-- do not have permissions"

  • Kappy Level 10 (265,726 points)

    Give this a try. Open Terminal in your Utilities folder. At the prompt paste the following:

     

    sudo rm -rf ~/.Trash/*

     

    Press RETURN. Enter your admin password when prompted. It will not be echoed to the screen. Press RETURN again.