egzthunder1 · Mar 25, 2011 at 09:00 pm

Edit Your APK’s the Easy Way with APK Edit

You may remember a while back, we talked about an APK tool called… well, Apktool by XDA member Brut.all. If you thought that was good, then wait until you put your hands on what XDA member Anoniem100 has prepared for us. Using Brut.all’s tool as a base, the dev created a GUI to make the use of this tool much, much easier and user-friendly. APK Edit will allow the end user to change things like the application’s icon, the text, and even the app’s name. The interface is rather intuitive and straight forward, so if you are pressed for time and need to quickly change something in the apk, this will help greatly!

Please leave some feedback if you found this useful or if you can think of ways to improve it.

Ever wanted to simply change an icon on your Android phone and found yourself lost in the endless lists of forum posts saying: you have to change heaven and earth to do this…
NOT ANYMORE!!!!

You can find more information in the application thread.

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egzthunder1 is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. I have been an active member of xda-developers since 2005 and have gone through various roles in my time here. I am Former Portal Administrator, and currently part of the administrator team while maintaining my writer status for the portal. In real life, I am a Chemical Engineer turned Realtor in the Miami area. View egzthunder1's posts and articles here.
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