Best Solution – E: Unable to locate 2021 package error in Kali Linux

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Many times when you install any pkg in your Kali Linux, then you will get an error – “E : Unable to locate”.

Due to this error, you are unable to install your desired pkg in your computer.

Today we will resolve a common issue which is – “E : Unable to locate”.

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If this similar problem in your computer, then I will show you, follow step-by-step proccess.

I can say that after reading this post, you will never have to face this problem on your computer.

Follow this steps in the below

Step : 1 – Open your Terminal.

Step : 2 – Type – ” nano /etc/apt/source.list ” and hit Enter.

Step : 3 – And you can see we have open the “Sources.list” file.

( Unable to locate – This error is the repository issue you can see I don’t have any repositories in this sources.list, so we need to add the repositories. )

Step: 4 – Click the Link Given in Below and Download the repository.

Step: 5Click Me to Kali Linux Repository

Step: 6 – After opening the Link you can see, we are on this page of Kali talks official documentation.

Step: 7 – Then find the ” Kali sources.list Repositories ” and click on this link.

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Step: 8 – Now, we are on Kali sources.list repositories

Step: 9 – Then Copy the Command of ” Regular Repositories “.

Step: 10 – After the copy, this command, come back to your terminal and paste it over here.

Step: 11 – After Paste this command hit Enter Two Time.

Step: 12 – Then Go to that Page Again and here we have these source repositories.

Step: 13 – Copy this “source repositories” command.

Step: 14 – Come back on the terminal and paste it here, but now do not need to hit Enter.

Step: 15 – So you can see repositories are now added.

Step: 16 – After that, you need to press ” Ctrl + O ” key on the keyboard.

Step: 17 – Then hit Enter and it will save

Step: 18 – For Exit these sources.list file just presses “Ctrl+X” on the keyboard.

Step: 19 – Now you can try to install any Pkg.

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And I can tell guaranty that now you will not get this error – “E: Unable to locate”.

If you still have this problem or any other such problem, then you can tell me in the comment box.

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Thank You!!

Pawan Chauhan

Hello, My Name is Pawan Chauhan and I'm a Web Developer and Software Trainer. I know both web development and Android app development very well, along with this, I also get a lot of programming languages like – HTML / CSS, XML, C/C++, Python, Arduino, java, javascript, PHP, etc…

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