HardInfo is a small application that displays information about your hardware and operating system. Currently it knows about PCI, ISA PnP, USB, IDE, SCSI, Serial and parallel port devices. I will show you how to install hardinfo on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.
- OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
- Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.
Install hardinfo Ubuntu 22.04
hardinfo 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 hardinfo using APT
This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages since it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these steps to get hardinfo on your Ubuntu.
Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting 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:
Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install hardinfo Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Install hardinfo 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.
After that, you can now install hardinfo by following these steps:
Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:
Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install hardinfo Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.
Uninstall hardinfo 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 hardinfo using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall hardinfo on Ubuntu by running this command
To uninstall hardinfo and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:
In this guide, I showed you ways to install hardinfo on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall hardinfo too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.