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I kind of have two questions, that tie into each other.

  1. I want to set Banshee as the default music player. It seems simple enough. Go to "systems settings > Details > Default Applications" and change "Music"from "Rhythmbox" to "Banshee". But, this did not work. How do I make this work?
  2. How do I uninstall Rhythmbox? I tried uninstalling it from the Ubuntu Software Center, yet Rhythbox updates still showed up in my "System Updates." I don't want that.


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To completly remove an application you can run:

sudo apt-get purge packagename
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How to I get rid of the updates for Rhythmbox? – pgrytdal Jul 29 '12 at 0:51

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