How to Install or Uninstall tcplay Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 8, 2022

tcplay is a free (BSD-licensed), pretty much fully featured (including multiple keyfiles, cipher cascades, etc) and stable TrueCrypt implementation. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install tcplay Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: tcplay needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Ascertain that you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install tcplay on Ubuntu 22.04

Install tcplay Ubuntu 22.04

tcplay 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 you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install tcplay using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages since it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these instructions to install tcplay 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-get -y update

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

sudo apt install tcplay

Install tcplay using Aptitude

Aptitude allows users to view a list of available packages and manage package installation, upgrade, and removal. If you haven’t already installed it on Ubuntu, run this command to do so.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing aptitude, you can now install tcplay, just 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 update

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

sudo aptitude install tcplay

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove tcplay

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge tcplay

Conclusion

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