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I've installed lok 0.4 today and the app center is empty except for installed applications. This is a known bug:


However, the suggested workaround in the link (i.e. "if you restart (or otherwise kill appcenter) the issue will correct itself") does not work. Still empty.

Any ideas for another workaround?

marked as duplicate by Lewis Goddard Sep 11 '16 at 11:40

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  • It looks like the issue now has corrected itself. It apparently took a couple of restarts though – deesnook Sep 9 '16 at 22:13
  • This question was asked before the other one this is marked as a duplicate of – Dane Rossenrode Sep 21 '16 at 6:40

Open a terminal and type:

sudo apt update (and put in your password when asked)

This updates the software repositories of elementary OS. Then reboot.

AppCenter will now have all the software available to Loki.

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