How to Install or Uninstall greybird-gtk-theme on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 9, 2022

Greybird has been the default theme for Xubuntu since 2011 when it replaced Bluebird. Greybird can be described as more conservative yet more modern than Bluebird. The Shimmer Project are the designers and developers of both themes. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install greybird-gtk-theme on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

  • OS: greybird-gtk-theme needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install greybird-gtk-theme on Ubuntu 22.04

Install greybird-gtk-theme Ubuntu 22.04

greybird-gtk-theme 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 greybird-gtk-theme 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 greybird-gtk-theme on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. 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, you can install greybird-gtk-theme Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt install greybird-gtk-theme

Install greybird-gtk-theme using Aptitude

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

sudo apt install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install greybird-gtk-theme by 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. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo aptitude -y install greybird-gtk-theme

Uninstall greybird-gtk-theme on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how challenging it might be to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You’re wrong, anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a greybird-gtk-theme.

You can uninstall greybird-gtk-theme Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove greybird-gtk-theme

To uninstall greybird-gtk-theme and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge greybird-gtk-theme

Summary

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