How to install Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) In Ubuntu 18.04 – A Best Disk Cloning/Imaging Software for Linux

In this article, we will learn How to install Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) In Ubuntu 18.04 – A Best Disk Cloning/Imaging Software for Linux. Clonezilla is an open source application that can be used to backup Linux operating systems. You know that data backup is the most important part of every small and large organization. There are many backup devices and commercial applications available to do this. Here we will discuss cloning best backup software in this article. It is a disk cloning software that is used to clone your entire hard disk and create an image of it. This is a great option for popular apps like Symantec Norton Ghost and the other is a true image.

How to install Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) In Ubuntu 18.04 – A Best Disk Cloning/Imaging Software for Linux

How to install Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) In Ubuntu 18.04 – A Best Disk Cloning/Imaging Software for Linux

Follow The Below Steps to Install Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) In Ubuntu 18.04 – A Best Disk Cloning/Imaging Software for Linux:

Before starting the installation of Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) update the packages & repositories of Ubuntu 18.04 using below command.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo apt-get update
[sudo] password for itsmarttricks:
Ign:1 cdrom://Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS _Bionic Beaver_ - Release amd64 (20180725) bionic InRelease
Err:2 cdrom://Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS _Bionic Beaver_ - Release amd64 (20180725) bionic Release
Please use apt-cdrom to make this CD-ROM recognized by APT. apt-get update cannot be used to add new CD-ROMs
Ign:3 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease
Ign:4 http://ppa.launchpad.net/aseman/desktop-apps/ubuntu bionic InRelease
Hit:5 http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian bionic InRelease
Hit:6 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable Release

After updating the packages and repositories, we are now ready to install Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software). To do that we do not have to install third-party PPA repository because they are part of the default repository Ubuntu 18.04. So let’s go ahead and install it using the following command.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo apt-get install clonezilla
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Suggested packages:
cifs-utils udpcast sshfs
The following NEW packages will be installed:
clonezilla
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 164 not upgraded.
Need to get 0 B/772 kB of archives.
After this operation, 2,985 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Selecting previously unselected package clonezilla.
(Reading database ... 189789 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../clonezilla_3.27.16-2_all.deb ...
Unpacking clonezilla (3.27.16-2) ...
Setting up clonezilla (3.27.16-2) ...

You can see the Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) package installed successfully. Now use the following command.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo dpkg -l clonezilla
Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold
| Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name Version Architecture Description
+++-==============-============-============-=================================
ii clonezilla 3.27.16-2 all bare metal backup and recovery of

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Now to open the Clonezilla application just type the command clonezilla on shell prompt. Refer the command below.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo clonezilla
How to install Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) In Ubuntu 18.04 - A Best Disk Cloning/Imaging Software for Linux

Clonezilla

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How To Uninstall Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) In Ubuntu 18.04?

For any reasons, if you don’t like Clonezilla Disk Imaging Software (Partition Cloning Software) and want to uninstall the application from your system using following commands.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo dpkg -r clonezilla
[sudo] password for itsmarttricks:
(Reading database ... 189996 files and directories currently installed.)
Removing clonezilla (3.27.16-2) ...

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