Please Comment: Proposal to change the name of Applications -> Add/Remove...

Aaron Toponce atoponce at
Thu Jan 15 20:42:42 GMT 2009

Matthew Paul Thomas wrote:
> And even when it was called "Add/Remove Programs", it was overwhelmingly
> used for uninstalling programs, not for installing them. It offered no
> selection of programs you could install.

Yes, you can install software in the "Add/Remove Programs" utility in
the control panel. I believe they're called "components" or something to
that effect. It's just not games, office productivity software, or web
browsers. But, nonetheless, you can install software.

 ,-O  Aaron Toponce
O   } Ubuntu Member

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