How to Install or Uninstall elpa-char-menu Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 13, 2022

This package allows one to insert arbitrary symbols in Emacs in a very efficient and straightforward way. Whether you ever need to insert only a couple of proper punctuation symbols or you’re a Unicode geek who likes all sorts of arrows and fancy math symbols, this package may be of some use. In this guide, I will show you ways to install elpa-char-menu Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install elpa-char-menu on Ubuntu 22.04

Install elpa-char-menu Ubuntu 22.04

elpa-char-menu is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install elpa-char-menu using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux beginner. Following these instructions to get elpa-char-menu on your Ubuntu.

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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install elpa-char-menu Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install elpa-char-menu

Install elpa-char-menu using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt install aptitude

After that, you can now install elpa-char-menu by following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to download 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, you can install elpa-char-menu Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install elpa-char-menu

Uninstall elpa-char-menu 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 elpa-char-menu using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall elpa-char-menu on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove elpa-char-menu

If you want to uninstall elpa-char-menu and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge elpa-char-menu

Ending

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