Ways to Install or Uninstall toxic Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: September 23, 2022

This is a Tox-based instant messenging client which formerly resided in the Tox core repository, and is now available as a standalone application. I will show you how to install toxic on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Prerequisites

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older Ubuntu versions
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install toxic on Ubuntu 22.04

Install toxic Ubuntu 22.04

toxic 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 toxic using APT

This is one of the popular ways to install any Ubuntu packages because it is simple to understand, even if you are a Linux novice. Following these steps to install toxic on your Ubuntu 22.04.

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 the following Linux command:

sudo apt -y update

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

sudo apt -y install toxic

Install toxic 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-get -y install aptitude

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

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. 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 toxic Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install toxic

Uninstall toxic 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.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove toxic

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge toxic

Ending

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