I can't find uninstall.sh in my netbeans folder. Please help. I want it to be removed. Thanks.

Output commandline

seng@wseng:~$ sudo apt remove netbeans
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Package 'netbeans' is not installed, so not removed
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 416 not upgraded.
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    Will you describe how you installed Netbeans? Jan 16, 2017 at 9:28
  • what is the output of dpkg -l | grep netbeans ?
    – Carl
    Jan 16, 2017 at 12:26

1 Answer 1


From the commandline run:

$ sudo apt remove netbeans

Alternatively (using the GUI):

Run Ubuntu Software. Type in Netbeans in the search fiend. Click Remove.

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    I tried the commandline and it said done. But the netbeans still can be opened.
    – John Joe
    Jan 16, 2017 at 9:43
  • What is the results of this command type netbeans? Jan 16, 2017 at 9:48
  • I have edited my post.
    – John Joe
    Jan 16, 2017 at 9:52

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