Ways to Install or Uninstall stopmotion on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 10, 2022

Create stop-motion animations with images grabbed from a video device, or from image files, or from still images extracted from video. Stopmotion has a set of tools which helps you keep the movements smooth and precise, such as ghosting the last image on a live view of the next image to be acquired. I will show you how to install stopmotion on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.


  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 is needed for stopmotion to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install stopmotion on Ubuntu 22.04

Install stopmotion Ubuntu 22.04

stopmotion 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 stopmotion 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 steps to install stopmotion on your Ubuntu.

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

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt-get install stopmotion

Install stopmotion 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

Then, you can now install stopmotion by following these steps:

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: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install stopmotion Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install stopmotion

Uninstall stopmotion on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever thought about how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a package.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove stopmotion

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge stopmotion


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