My ubuntu installation over WSL2 is a mess and I wish to start over. Per online instructions I uninstalled all 'Ubuntu' apps, and installed the latest one (22): enter image description here

But in Terminal, previous Ubuntu installations still appear (with all their disk contents): enter image description here

How do I actually uninstall them?

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To whomever it may concern, I was able to manually uninstall the rogue distros by wsl --unregister <DistroName>

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