How to Install or Uninstall i810switch Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 4, 2022

i810switch enables/disables the output to the CRT display and LCD, depending on the i810 graphics controller hardware. Such hardware is found on some laptops (eg, Sony Vaios, some Dell models, etc). Chipsets also supported include i855, i830, i845. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install i810switch on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • Operating system: i810switch needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install i810switch on Ubuntu 22.04

Install i810switch Ubuntu 22.04

i810switch 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 i810switch 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 i810switch on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install i810switch Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt -y install i810switch

Install i810switch 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-get install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install i810switch by following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install i810switch Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo aptitude -y install i810switch

Uninstall i810switch 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 i810switch.

You can uninstall i810switch Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove i810switch

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall i810switch and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge i810switch

Conclusion

In this guide, I showed you ways to install i810switch on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall i810switch too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.