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Looking at the associated packages, I'm concerned about breaking Nautilus if I try and uninstall Nautilus-Elementary. Can someone please advise me on the best way to remove it?

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  1. Install ppa-purge Install ppa-purge.

    This package provides a bash shell script capable of automatically downgrading all packages in a given PPA back to the ubuntu versions.

  2. Run this command in a terminal:

    sudo ppa-purge ppa:am-monkeyd/nautilus-elementary-ppa

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Excellent; many thanks. – Roddie Dec 7 '10 at 20:40
on natty it doesn't work. also, what if i don't have the ppa anymore? – mwm Jan 5 '11 at 4:32
why can't I open that apt.ubuntu url from chrome... It only works from firefox. – Shrikant Sharat Feb 22 '11 at 7:15

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