How to Install or Uninstall ewipe on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 9, 2022

Extended WIPE is a presentation tool written in Tcl/Tk. Unlike MagicPoint, the de facto standard in this realm, you can create resumes for presentation with user-friendly GUI, then save manuscripts in HTML and mgp (Magic Point file format). In this tutorial, I will show you how to install ewipe on Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for ewipe to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install ewipe on Ubuntu 22.04

Install ewipe Ubuntu 22.04

ewipe 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 ewipe 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 steps to install ewipe 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 fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo apt-get install ewipe

Install ewipe using Aptitude

Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already done so, run this command to install it.

sudo apt install aptitude

After that, you can now install ewipe, just 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. Opening the terminal and executing the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude install ewipe

Uninstall ewipe 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 ewipe.

You can uninstall ewipe on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove ewipe

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge ewipe

Conclusion

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