How to uninstall any application in Ubuntu

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  • To remove an application from your system simply goto system-->administration-->synaptic package manager and then search for the package u want to uninstall.Then right click on the package and unmark it .Then Apply the changes.
  • You can also uninstall the package using commad line option.ie goto applications-->accessories-->terminal and type the following

                           sudo apt-get  --purge autoremove package name

             For example, to uninstall banshee just type in the following

                           sudo apt-get  --purge autoremove banshee

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