Ways to Uninstall and Install libcpprest Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 30, 2022

This is a virtual package. See the Debian policy for a definition of virtual packages. In this guide, I will show you ways to install libcpprest Ubuntu 22.04.


  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for libcpprest to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install libcpprest on Ubuntu 22.04

Install libcpprest Ubuntu 22.04

libcpprest 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 libcpprest using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these instructions to install libcpprest 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-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install libcpprest

Install libcpprest using Aptitude

If you didn’t install Aptitude on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt-get install aptitude

After that, you can now install libcpprest, just 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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install libcpprest Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install libcpprest

Uninstall libcpprest 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 libcpprest.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove libcpprest

If you want to uninstall libcpprest and delete its data and dependencies, you can also run the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge libcpprest


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