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I intalled the Unity Photo Lens using this commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:scopes-packagers/ppa && sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install unity-lens-photo unity-scope-flickr unity-scope-shotwell

And then downloading and executing a deb package found here. Flickr scope works fine. However, the Shotwell scope is not working and has caused errors in my system. The question is how can I remove or uninstall the Shotwell scope or any scope without affecting others scopes or lenses? Thanks!

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It's always a good practice to note down links to blog posts according to which you install scopes. This way you won't be guessing on the scopes package names. – Bucic Oct 28 '12 at 14:45
up vote 4 down vote accepted

Just remove the package unity-scope-shotwell, for example using

sudo apt-get purge unity-scope-shotwell

and then log in again.

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