Somehow, I can't find the Ubuntu software center. Is it possible to reinstall it? Starting software-center on console fails due to

The program 'software-center' is currently not installed. You can install it by typing:
sudo apt install software-center

software-center was abbandoned in 16.04 in favour of gnome-software. You should use that. If you really want to install the old one type sudo apt install software-center in a terminal as the last line from the error message says.


Do what last line says!

sudo apt install software-center


Ubuntu Software Center Sucks.

Use AppGrid instead. Installation Procedure :

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:appgrid/stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install appgrid

Still want to use Ubuntu Software Center? Follow @Vishesh Gautam instructions.

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