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How To Uninstall unity8 On Ubuntu 15.04

To uninstall unity8 just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just unity8

Unity 8 shellUbuntu 15.04universe/x118.02+15.04.20150409.1-0ubuntu1
sudo apt-get remove unity8

This will remove just the unity8 package itself.

Uninstall unity8 and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove unity8

This will remove the unity8 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 unity8 then this will work.

 Caution! Purged config/data can not be restored by reinstalling the package.
sudo apt-get purge unity8

Or similarly, like this unity8

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove unity8

Package Data

Packageunity8
Version8.02+15.04.20150409.1-0ubuntu1
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://launchpad.net/unity
DescriptionUnity 8 shell
Distroubuntu
Releasevivid
Repouniverse
Sectionuniverse/x11

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