While apps can be installed with the apt-get command, Synaptic Package Manager or Ubuntu Software Centre, can anybody throw some light on which is the best method? I recently installed kubuntu-desktop and as a result even Ubuntu Software Centre showed that it was installed. When I tried uninstalling it with Ubuntu Software Centre, the package didn't actually uninstall until I used Synaptic once again.
For most users, using the Ubuntu software center would be fine because it provides a simple GUI that allows to install and uninstall apps.
But for advanced users, they might need to use Synaptic Package Manager because they only want to install or uninstall a specific package, like GTK.
So, for installing and uninstalling software, I would use the Software Center.
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