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 Removing installed packages can be done via one of the two tools: **apt-get** or **dpkg**. Removing installed packages can be done via one of the two tools: **apt-get** or **dpkg**.
  
-Every command has to be run with root privileges ​**su** or **sudo**. ​+Every command has to be run with super user privileges **sudo**. ​
  
 1. To remove an already installed package (packages), run: 1. To remove an already installed package (packages), run:
  
-   ​apt-get remove package1 package2+   sudo apt-get remove package1 package2
  
 2. To remove a package with its configuration:​ 2. To remove a package with its configuration:​
  
-   ​apt-get purge package1+   sudo apt-get purge package1
  
 3. To remove not needed dependencies,​ after removing a package: 3. To remove not needed dependencies,​ after removing a package:
  
-   ​apt-get autoremove+   sudo apt-get autoremove
  
 4. A package can be removed from the system via **dpkg** tool as well: 4. A package can be removed from the system via **dpkg** tool as well:
  
-   dpkg -r package1.deb+   sudo dpkg -r package1.deb
  
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