The objective is to uninstall the Amazon package creating the left panel Amazon launcher icon.
Operating System and Software Versions
- Operating System: - Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver
Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via
command is required.
- # - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of
- $ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user
Other Versions of this Tutorial Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa)
Amazon Launcher icon on Ubuntu 18.04 GNOME desktop
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To remove he Gnome Amazon launcher package open up terminal
$ sudo apt purge ubuntu-web-launchers
All done. The amazon icon launcher should be gone.