Tomek Kondrat · Jun 1, 2014 at 05:00 am

Remove Tapatalk Link Masking with Tapatalk Redirector

Many community members use Tapatalk to browse the forums here at XDA and elsewhere, as this app enables phone and tablet users to easily create short replies without bothering with the full website. However, it certainly has its own set of pros and cons. One of the more annoying aspects of this app relates to its redirected link handling, which leads to additional time when opening external links.

Some time ago, we talked about the CrappaLinks Xposed Module that removes Tapatalk link masking. While this module works great, not everyone can root and install Xposed Framework. Luckily, XDA Forum Member mdxdave created the similar app CrappLinks, which is able to remove the unnecessary link masking without using Xposed. All you need to do is install and set it as the default activity handler when links are opened.

If Tapatalk redirects drive you mad, head over to the application thread and give it a try.


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Tomek Kondrat

eagleeyetom is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Tomek is the only Polish moderator on XDA Developers. He graduated from the University of Warmia and Mazury in Olsztyn with a degree in journalism and public communication in 2013. He's a big fan of football (not hand egg), post rock and cooking. A total addict of mobile technology, especially Android. Currently flashes dozens of custom ROMs on his OPO. View eagleeyetom's posts and articles here.
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