How to Install or Uninstall rhythmbox Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 27, 2022

Rhythmbox is a very easy to use music playing and management program which supports a wide range of audio formats (including mp3 and ogg). Originally inspired by Apple’s iTunes, the current version also supports Internet Radio, iPod integration and generic portable audio player support, Audio CD burning, Audio CD playback, music sharing, and Podcasts. I will show you how to install rhythmbox on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Requirements to install

  • OS: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for rhythmbox to work
  • Privileges: Check that you can run sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install rhythmbox on Ubuntu 22.04

Install rhythmbox Ubuntu 22.04

rhythmbox 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 rhythmbox using APT

This is a popular method for installing any Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these steps to get rhythmbox 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 -y update

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

sudo apt install rhythmbox

Install rhythmbox using Aptitude

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

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing, you can now install rhythmbox, just following these steps:

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 download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

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

sudo aptitude install rhythmbox

Uninstall rhythmbox 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 rhythmbox, can be easily uninstalled by anyone.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove rhythmbox

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge rhythmbox

Ending

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