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No root files?
May 25, 2014
10:16 am
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Internetronic
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Root files are no longer able to be accessed through DropCopy. Will they be added back anytime soon? Am I just not seeing the way to do it?

May 26, 2014
3:25 am
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Security changes in iOS7 prevented root access. For those with jailbroken devices, we still provide this access, but the option is not on by default. You can re-enable file-system browsing by going to the prefs and then choosing "Tell a Friend". The next time you launch DropCopy you should get the file system options when you tap 'Preview Files' from the DropZone screen.

Remember that this has very little functionality with a standard (i.e. non-jailbroken) iOS install due to security restrictions.

May 29, 2014
6:27 pm
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LETHAL-AZTEC
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Please put back the viewing of root files

May 30, 2014
7:41 am
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see the reply above. The problem is due to changes in iOS7, not in DropCopy. Now you need to jailbreak the phone to have greater filesystem access.

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