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Uninstall node.js from Ubuntu server

dalitso profile image Dalitso Kasonde ・1 min read

To uninstall node.js from Ubuntu server.

Here are some commands to run.

To remove the node package but keep the configuration file run :

sudo apt-get remove nodejs

To remove both the node package and it's configuration files run :

sudo apt-get purge nodejs

The final step is to remove any unused files and free up disk space. To do this we run

sudo apt-get autoremove

We have successfully uninstalled node.js and freed up space.


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