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[Q] Write to /system folder?

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Hollywood Cole
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Prompt [Q] Write to /system folder?

I am trying to place an app into the system/app/ folder of my Droid Maxx. I tried ES File Explorer and got "permission denied" each time, then read recommendations to buy Root Explorer which is good for situations like this as it can mount system as r/w so I tried that but it will not work either. I am rooted and on latest firmware update.

What would be preventing write permission for a root user? Is there any way around this? Push via ADB? Or would I run into the same problem via that method?
 
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You will need to boot into your recovery to bypass write protection, make your changes, and then reboot normally.

Or follow the instructions to permanently remove the write protection.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2551113
 
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You will need to boot into your recovery to bypass write protection, make your changes, and then reboot normally.

Or follow the instructions to permanently remove the write protection.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2551113
You are awesome, thank you so much! I have been Googling all day and couldn't come up with much beyond Jcase's root method threads (which I already used but did me no good in overcoming this WP). I see this is a recent development, convenient!
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