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I accidentally uninstalled the splash screen I was using in Kubuntu 11.10 and now it takes me to tty. Can any body tell me how to re-install the kde splash screen so I can login and use my computer again? (I was using the default theme which is "horos" but it doesn't matter what theme is re-installed as long as it works.)

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sudo aptitude reinstall -f kubuntu-desktop –  Achu Mar 4 '12 at 21:42
    
@Achu Didn't work... It said "sudo: aptitude: location not found" or something along those lines... –  ACEQUINN09 Mar 4 '12 at 22:10
    
replace with apt-get –  Achu Mar 5 '12 at 8:46
    
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Achu gave the answer in the comment:

sudo aptitude reinstall -f kubuntu-desktop

And if aptitude not works you can use:

sudo apt-get install --reinstall -f kubuntu-desktop

Before you can enter those commands you need to login first. Enter your username, press Enter and enter your password followed by Enter. Now you get a prompt where you can insert the command.

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