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How To Uninstall ubuntu-restricted-extras On Ubuntu 15.04

To uninstall ubuntu-restricted-extras just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just ubuntu-restricted-extras

Commonly used media codecs and fonts for UbuntuUbuntu 15.04multiverse/metapackages63
sudo apt-get remove ubuntu-restricted-extras

This will remove just the ubuntu-restricted-extras package itself.

Uninstall ubuntu-restricted-extras and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove ubuntu-restricted-extras

This will remove the ubuntu-restricted-extras package and any other dependant packages which are no longer needed.

Purging your config/data too

If you also want to delete your local/config files for ubuntu-restricted-extras then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge ubuntu-restricted-extras

Or similarly, like this ubuntu-restricted-extras

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove ubuntu-restricted-extras

Package Data

Packageubuntu-restricted-extras
Version63
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
DescriptionCommonly used media codecs and fonts for Ubuntu
Distroubuntu
Releasevivid
Repomultiverse
Sectionmultiverse/metapackages

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