Ways to Uninstall or Install winff on Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 8, 2022

WinFF is a graphical user interface for FFmpeg or avconv. It will convert almost any video file that FFmpeg or avconv will convert. WinFF does multiple files in multiple formats at one time. You can, for example, convert mpeg’s, flv’s, and mov’s into avi’s (or DVD/VCD format or MPEG or 3gp etc.) all at once. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install winff Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements to install

  • Operating system: winff needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure you are able to execute sudo commands.

Prerequisites to install winff on Ubuntu 22.04

Install winff Ubuntu 22.04

winff 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 winff using APT

This is one of the most popular methods for installing Ubuntu packages because it’s easy to follow, even if you are a newbie in Linux. Following these instructions to get winff on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: Update the APT database to download new packages from Ubuntu. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt install winff

Install winff 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 install aptitude

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

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

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo aptitude install winff

Uninstall winff on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how challenging it might be to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You’re wrong, anyone can easily uninstall any program, not just a winff.

If you installed winff using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall winff on Ubuntu by executing this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove winff

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge winff

Summary

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