Ways to Uninstall or Install mate-tweak on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 7, 2022

Configures some aspects of the MATE desktop not exposed via the MATE Control Center applets. In this guide, I will show you how to install mate-tweak on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites

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

Prerequisites to install mate-tweak on Ubuntu 22.04

Install mate-tweak Ubuntu 22.04

mate-tweak 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 mate-tweak using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages since it’s simple to understand, even if you’re new to Linux. Following these instructions to install mate-tweak on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo apt-get -y install mate-tweak

Install mate-tweak using Aptitude

If you haven’t already installed Aptitude on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install mate-tweak, just following these steps:

Step 1: Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Start the package installation on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating the system, you can install mate-tweak Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install mate-tweak

Uninstall mate-tweak 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 mate-tweak.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove mate-tweak

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge mate-tweak

Ending

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