How to Uninstall or Install lmms-common on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 25, 2022

LMMS aims to be a free alternative to popular (but commercial and closed- source) programs like FruityLoops, Cubase and Logic giving you the ability of producing music with your computer by creating cool loops, synthesizing and mixing sounds, arranging samples, having more fun with your MIDI-keyboard and much more… In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install lmms-common Ubuntu 22.04.

Software Requirement

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for lmms-common to work
  • Privileges: Ensure that you are able to execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install lmms-common on Ubuntu 22.04

Install lmms-common Ubuntu 22.04

lmms-common is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install lmms-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 instructions to install lmms-common on your Ubuntu.

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 update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install lmms-common Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt-get install lmms-common

Install lmms-common using Aptitude

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

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

Then, you can now install lmms-common by following these steps:

Step 1: 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. You can now install lmms-common Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install lmms-common

Uninstall lmms-common on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought that uninstalling an application from Ubuntu might be challenging? You’re wrong; any program, not just a lmms-common, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

If you installed lmms-common using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall lmms-common on Ubuntu by following this step:

sudo apt remove --auto-remove lmms-common

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge lmms-common


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