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    Default How does one see all intalled applications?

    I am working my way through tutorials, but the whole package / repo terminology even in Yast is not simple.

    I think I installed an application, but can't seem to find it. Is there a simple way to see what apps are installed? Thank you.

    *Edit: I downloaded the RPM, and in Dolphin right clicked on it and went through one menu level to install it. Something happened quickly, too quickly to read, and then disappeared. I can't find the app any obvious way. Don't know if it was installed or not. Don't know how to list the ones that are installed.

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    Default Re: How does one see all intalled applications?

    What rpm did you download and install?

    In YaST -> Software Management you can search for the rpm name, then in the tabs you can look at the file list, /usr/bin or if a root only package /usr/sbin are the usual places, but could also be in /opt. Normally if it's a GUI application it should add a menu entry, but again, depends on the rpm esp if from a third party may not be for openSUSE?
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