How to Uninstall and Install xneur Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: October 10, 2022

When users work in multilingual environment (e.g. Russian+English), they sometimes type in text with wrong keyboard layout. In auto mode XNeur can automatically detect language of word user typed, switch keyboard layout and convert word from one keyboard layout into another. In manual mode user has ability to convert last typed word or some selected text with hot-keys. The main idea of this utility is similar to Punto Switcher for MS Windows. For now XNeur support English, Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, French, Romanian, German, Kazakh and many other languages. I will show you how to install xneur on Ubuntu 22.04 in this tutorial.

Prerequisites to install

  • OS: xneur needs Ubuntu 22.04 to work
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install xneur on Ubuntu 22.04

Install xneur Ubuntu 22.04

xneur 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 xneur 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 get xneur on your Ubuntu.

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Obtain new packages from Ubuntu by updating the APT database. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

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

sudo apt -y install xneur

Install xneur using Aptitude

You must run this command to install Aptitude if you haven’t already done so on Ubuntu.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After installing it, you can now install xneur, just following these steps:

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 this Linux command:

sudo apt-get update

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

sudo aptitude -y install xneur

Uninstall xneur 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 xneur.

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

sudo apt remove --auto-remove xneur

You can also execute this command if you want to uninstall xneur and remove its data and dependencies:

sudo apt autoremove --purge xneur

Conclusion

In this guide, I showed you ways to install xneur on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall xneur too. Please contact me if you require any assistance. I’d be delighted to respond.