Ways to Uninstall or Install gtk-chtheme on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 29, 2022

‘Gtk Theme Switch’ based utility that aims to make themes previews and selections as slick as possible. Themes installed on the system are presented for selection and previewed on the fly. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install gtk-chtheme on Ubuntu 22.04.


  • OS: gtk-chtheme needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install gtk-chtheme on Ubuntu 22.04

Install gtk-chtheme Ubuntu 22.04

gtk-chtheme 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 gtk-chtheme 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 gtk-chtheme on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt install gtk-chtheme

Install gtk-chtheme 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 gtk-chtheme, 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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install gtk-chtheme Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install gtk-chtheme

Uninstall gtk-chtheme 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 gtk-chtheme.

This command can be used to uninstall gtk-chtheme from Ubuntu 22.04 if it was installed using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove gtk-chtheme

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge gtk-chtheme


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