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How To Uninstall intel-microcode On Ubuntu 15.04

To uninstall intel-microcode just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just intel-microcode

Processor microcode firmware for Intel CPUsUbuntu 15.04restricted/admin3.20150121.1
sudo apt-get remove intel-microcode

This will remove just the intel-microcode package itself.

Uninstall intel-microcode and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove intel-microcode

This will remove the intel-microcode 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 intel-microcode then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this intel-microcode

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove intel-microcode

Package Data

Packageintel-microcode
Version3.20150121.1
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://feeds.downloadcenter.intel.com/rss/?p=483&lang=eng
DescriptionProcessor microcode firmware for Intel CPUs
Distroubuntu
Releasevivid
Reporestricted
Sectionrestricted/admin

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