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menulibre_faq [2015/07/12 15:33]
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 ====== Frequently Asked Questions ====== ====== Frequently Asked Questions ======
  
-**MenuLibre does not start. It displays "​MenuLibre cannot be run as root."​**\\ +  * **MenuLibre does not start. It displays "​MenuLibre cannot be run as root."​**\\ MenuLibre copies and updates files in the user's home directory. ​ When run as root (usually invoked by `sudo`), the files created are owned by the root user, which can cause unpredictable behavior including rendering the user's menu unusable. 
-MenuLibre copies and updates files in the user's home directory. ​ When run as root (usually invoked by `sudo`), the files created are owned by the root user, which can cause unpredictable behavior including rendering the user's menu unusable.+    * If you have already used MenuLibre as the root user with a previous version, check your file permissions in the following locations:​ 
 +        * /​home/​USERNAME/​.local/​share/​applications 
 +        * /​home/​USERNAME/​.local/​share/​desktop-directories 
 +        * /​home/​USERNAME/​.config/​menus