Ways to Install and Uninstall lokalize Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 15, 2022

Lokalize is a computer-aided translation system that focuses on productivity and quality assurance. It has components usual for CAT tools: translation memory, glossary, and also a unique translation merging (synchronization) capability. It is primarily targeted at software translation and also integrates external conversion tools for office document translation. Lokalize is a replacement of KBabel. I will show you how to install lokalize on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Requirements to install

  • OS: lokalize needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install lokalize on Ubuntu 22.04

Install lokalize Ubuntu 22.04

lokalize 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 that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install lokalize using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to install lokalize on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo apt -y install lokalize

Install lokalize using Aptitude

With Aptitude, users can view a list of available packages and manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages. If you didn’t install it on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt-get -y install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install lokalize 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. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install lokalize Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install lokalize

Uninstall lokalize 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 lokalize using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall lokalize on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove lokalize

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge lokalize

Conclusion

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