Ways to Install and Uninstall dicomscope Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 27, 2022

DICOMscope is a free DICOM viewer which can display uncompressed, monochrome DICOM images from all modalities and which supports monitor calibration according to DICOM part 14 as well as presentation states. In this guide, I will show you how to install dicomscope on Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • OS: dicomscope needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install dicomscope on Ubuntu 22.04

Install dicomscope Ubuntu 22.04

dicomscope 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 dicomscope using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these steps to get dicomscope on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install dicomscope Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt -y install dicomscope

Install dicomscope using Aptitude

If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install dicomscope, 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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install dicomscope Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install dicomscope

Uninstall dicomscope on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu is difficult? You are mistaken; Anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just dicomscope.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove dicomscope

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge dicomscope

Ending

In this guide, I showed you ways to install dicomscope on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall dicomscope too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.