cannot delet lanunchpad

Asked by JCRotonda on 2013-12-13

how do I remove lanunchpad from ubuntu 13.10

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Torsten Franz (torsten.franz) said : #1

I don't know the program lanunchpad.

You can all installed programs remove with "sudo apt-get remove NAME_OF_THE_PACKAGE" in the terminal.

daniel CURTIS (anoda) said : #2

Hi. Firstly I suggest to check, which excatlly packages are installed and related to launchpad, e.g.: 'dpkg -l |grep lauchpad' command (without quotes). Next, remove packages which you want to get rid of, e.g.: 'sudo apt-get --purge remove pkg-name' command. I guess it's all.

For more informations about managing packages, please see man page for 'apt-get' utility ('man apt-get' command) or check web site.

Best regards.

How does it show itself? Is it a plugin for an application.

More details please

JCRotonda (jcrotonda) said : #4


Then search software centre or use dpkg as people above have said and remove it

JCRotonda (jcrotonda) said : #6

dpkg -l |grep lauchpad did copy paste on out put just went back to prompt

How are you making this 'launchpad' run exactly?

JCRotonda (jcrotonda) said : #8

Click icon to search computer click apaliocations..if it does not appear enter L and it shows as first icon..also has icon at bottom of launcher bar

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