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What is the command to remove all Ubuntu apps from a Kubuntu desktop, and vice versa, in Ubuntu 14.04? I want to keep the new Unity Locker, but remove everything else :)

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To remove the Ubuntu desktop:

sudo apt-get remove ubuntu-desktop

Then all you need to install kubuntu is:

sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop

Apart from that to Switch Between The New Unity Lockscreen And LightDM In Ubuntu 14.04

Firstly install CompizConfig Settings Manager (CCSM):

sudo apt-get install compizconfig-settings-manager

Then open CompizConfig Settings Manager, click on Ubuntu Unity Plugin and on the General tab, under "Lockscreen", you can select to use Unity, LightDM or no lockscreen:

That's it - there's no need to restart the system or log out, the settings should be applied instantly.

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This may be misleading: ubuntu-desktop is a metapackage; essentially it won't really remove anything. –  William Sep 4 at 17:49

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