How to Install Ubuntu Sofware Center on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

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How to Install Ubuntu Sofware Center on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

With the Ubuntu Software Center, you could manage APT/dpkg packages with a graphical user interface. Based on GTK, PyGTK/PyGObject is free software written in Python. The Ubuntu Software Center provides access to thousands of free and commercial application downloads. Ubuntu is secure the moment it is installed since Canonical makes sure to always keep it up to date with security updates. Now let’s walk through the installation process.

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Our example is based on an Ubuntu instance with GUI installed. Here is a link that will guide you to installing Ubuntu’s GUI if you do not already have it installed.




Now open your terminal and run the following commands to update your system.



# apt-get update && apt-get upgrade -y








Install Ubuntu Software Center







It’s easy to install the Ubuntu software center. Run the following command to install it.



# sudo apt install gnome-software
Ubuntu software center installation

By searching for Software Center on Activities you can get to the Software center once the installation is completed. 





We have successfully installed Ubuntu Software Center, Now you can explore all the GUI apps. Thank you for taking the time to read this.

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