How to Install or Uninstall aview Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 1, 2022

aview is a high quality ASCII art image viewer and video player. It is especially useful with a text-based browser such as lynx, links or w3m. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install aview Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for aview to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install aview on Ubuntu 22.04

Install aview Ubuntu 22.04

aview is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install aview using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to get aview on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install aview Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt -y install aview

Install aview using Aptitude

If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install aview, just following these steps:

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install aview Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install aview

Uninstall aview on Ubuntu 22.04

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

If you installed aview using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall aview on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove aview

If you want to uninstall aview and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge aview

Conclusion

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install aview on Ubuntu 22.04 and ways to uninstall aview too. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you require any assistance. I’m delighted to respond to them.