How to Install and Uninstall xjed Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 29, 2022

Jed is a small, fast (faster startup than xterm with bash), and powerful text editor. In this guide, I will show you how to install xjed on Ubuntu 22.04.

Prerequisites to install

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

Prerequisites to install xjed on Ubuntu 22.04

Install xjed Ubuntu 22.04

xjed is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you some ways to install it. Choose the one that you think is easy and you can follow.

Install xjed 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 xjed on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Opening the terminal and executing this Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

Step 2: Start installing the packages on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install xjed Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo apt install xjed

Install xjed 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

Then, you can now install xjed, just following these steps:

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

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. You can now install xjed Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude -y install xjed

Uninstall xjed 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.

If you installed xjed using APT or Aptitude, you could uninstall xjed on Ubuntu by running this command

sudo apt remove --auto-remove xjed

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

sudo apt autoremove --purge xjed

Ending

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