How to Uninstall and Install nload Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 21, 2022

Nload is a console application which monitors network traffic and bandwidth usage in real time. It displays the total amount of data that has been transferred over a network device since the last reboot, the current bandwidth usage, and the minimum, maximum, and average bandwidth usage measured since it started. In this guide, I will show you ways to install nload Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • Operating system: nload needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Verify that you can execute the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install nload on Ubuntu 22.04

Install nload Ubuntu 22.04

nload 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 nload 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 nload on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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 the system, you can install nload Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and executing it.

sudo apt-get install nload

Install nload 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

After that, you can now install nload, just following these steps:

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

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude -y install nload

Uninstall nload 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 nload.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove nload

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge nload

Ending

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