How to Uninstall and Install ganyremote on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 26, 2022

gAnyRemote package is GTK+ GUI frontend for anyRemote (http://anyremote.sourceforge.net/). The overall goal of this project is to provide remote control service on Linux through Bluetooth, InfraRed, Wi-Fi or TCP/IP connection. I will show you how to install ganyremote on Ubuntu 22.04 in this guide.

Requirements to install

  • OS: ganyremote needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install ganyremote on Ubuntu 22.04

Install ganyremote Ubuntu 22.04

ganyremote 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 ganyremote 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 install ganyremote 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 update

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

sudo apt-get -y install ganyremote

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

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After installing, you can now install ganyremote, just following these steps:

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo aptitude install ganyremote

Uninstall ganyremote 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 ganyremote using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall ganyremote on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove ganyremote

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge ganyremote

Summary

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