How to Install and Uninstall auto-complete-el on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 13, 2022

This is a transitional package for elpa-auto-complete and can be safely removed after ainstallation. In this guide, I will show you ways to install auto-complete-el Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for auto-complete-el to work
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install auto-complete-el on Ubuntu 22.04

Install auto-complete-el Ubuntu 22.04

auto-complete-el is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install auto-complete-el using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages since it’s simple to understand, even if you’re new to Linux. Following these steps to get auto-complete-el on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install auto-complete-el Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install auto-complete-el

Install auto-complete-el using Aptitude

Users can manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages with Aptitude and view a list of the packages that are currently available. You must run this command to install it if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install auto-complete-el by following these steps:

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install auto-complete-el Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install auto-complete-el

Uninstall auto-complete-el on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

If you installed auto-complete-el using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall auto-complete-el on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove auto-complete-el

If you want to uninstall auto-complete-el and remove its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge auto-complete-el

Summary

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install auto-complete-el on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall auto-complete-el too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.