How to Uninstall and Install libavifile-0.7-common on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 21, 2022

Library that allows programs to read and write compressed AVI files (Indeo Video, DivX ;-), etc.) under GNU. (De)Compression is performed with various audio/video plugins (FFMpeg, Vorbis, Win32, …). Formats like mpeg, mov are partly supported. For more info about usage of Win32, Lame and OpenDivX plugin see README.debian. I will show you how to install libavifile-0.7-common on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Requirements

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install libavifile-0.7-common on Ubuntu 22.04

Install libavifile-0.7-common Ubuntu 22.04

libavifile-0.7-common 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 libavifile-0.7-common 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 libavifile-0.7-common on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install libavifile-0.7-common Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt-get install libavifile-0.7-common

Install libavifile-0.7-common using Aptitude

Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install libavifile-0.7-common, just following these steps:

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

sudo apt -y update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install libavifile-0.7-common Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install libavifile-0.7-common

Uninstall libavifile-0.7-common 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.

You can uninstall libavifile-0.7-common on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove libavifile-0.7-common

To uninstall libavifile-0.7-common and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge libavifile-0.7-common

Summary

In this tutorial, I showed you ways to install libavifile-0.7-common on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall libavifile-0.7-common too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.