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Root access via Terminal
To gain access to a terminal with a root access to Recalbox, you have two options:

SSH

To connect via SSH to Recalbox, with the following informations:
    IP Address of your Recalbox: 192.168.x.x
    Username: root
    Pasword: recalboxroot
Windows
macOS
Linux
You can use the software Putty.
Terminal is already installed in the system. Open your Applications folder and go into the Utilities directory.
Command line to execute: ssh [email protected]
Terminal is already installed in the system. Its location depends of the Linux distribution you are using.
Command line to execute: ssh [email protected]

Direct access

Into EmulationStation with a keyboard plugged/linked to your Recalbox
    Press F4 to quit EmulationStation.
    Push ALT + F2 to gain Terminal access.
    Use the same username/password listed above.
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