Mageia: How to install applications?

October 2016

Below you will find how to install and uninstall applications on the Mageia Linux OS.


Installing a Software

To install software/applications go to the Mageia Control center.
  • You can find the software by typing the name in the search field (top-tight) or search by category.
  • Note that: the default Application filter at the top left des not include all the software (e.g Flash Player), check "All applications"
  • You do not have to install them one by one, you can select several at once.
  • Once you have found your softwares, select them and click Apply to start the download and installation.

Uninstalling a Software

  • To uninstall a software, simply locate it (in the Control center) and uncheck it.
  • Click on Apply to start the uninstallation.

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