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How To Uninstall tightvncserver On Ubuntu 16.10

To uninstall tightvncserver just follow these instructions.

Uninstall just tightvncserver

virtual network computing server softwareUbuntu 16.10universe/x111.3.10-0ubuntu3
sudo apt-get remove tightvncserver

This will remove just the tightvncserver package itself.

Uninstall tightvncserver and its dependencies

sudo apt-get remove --auto-remove tightvncserver

This will remove the tightvncserver 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 tightvncserver then this will work.

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

Or similarly, like this tightvncserver

sudo apt-get purge --auto-remove tightvncserver

Package Data

Packagetightvncserver
Version1.3.10-0ubuntu3
MaintainerUbuntu Developers <ubuntu-devel-discuss@lists.ubuntu.com>
Home pagehttp://www.tightvnc.com
Descriptionvirtual network computing server software
Distroubuntu
Releaseyakkety
Repouniverse
Sectionuniverse/x11

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