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APK File Editor – How to Edit apk Files

Last Updated On: June 13, 2017

We all know APK is an extension for android apps that is usually supported by most of the Android-based smartphones. Here in this article, we are going to discuss How to Edit apk Files and APK File Editor tool for you that help you to edit or modify apk files directly from your computer.

In this article, we will show you how to edit any android apk file directly from your PC or laptop. Also, you can edit icon and name of the android application using PC icon and name editor software. With this apk editor software, you can modify application name and icon within few minutes. This is easy to change name or icon of an Android application, in the google play store you will find lots of apk editor apps for an Android smartphone that help you to decompile apk files directly from your smartphone.

APK Editor for PC
APK Editor for PC

If you want to change only name or icon of any apk file, then you can download apk editor android application for you Android smartphone because the Android apk editor allows you to change name or icon on your smartphone or tablet.

You don’t have to go any computer to edit apk file because the apk editor app for Android gives you full freedom to change name and icon of any Android application. But if you are an Android developer and want to study some apk files for your knowledge, you will need APK Editor Windows software that helps you to learn new Android apps development ideas.

Below are Android APK Editor Windows software that helps you to edit and you can learn new Android apps development using them.

Disclaimer: This post here is only for educational purpose only, you should not use this software for piracy nor other non-legal uses. You should not do any modification in any official apps and make a clone of them or republish them; you might be in a legal problem from the original copyright owner of respective apps.
See Also: How to Extract APK File

Apk Studio

APK Studio is a free and open-source tool that allows you to decompile APK files and edit secure codes and resources then recompile it. With the apk studio, you can change anything inside apk file. If you are a professional Android developer, this is the best software for you to work on.

If you are a beginner as an Android developer, it will take a time to learn this software for you because it’s too complicated. Apk editor comes with most of all Android development tools to edit and rebuild an android application.

How to Modify APK
How to Modify APK

Feature of APK Studio

  • Decompile & Recompile APK files.
  • You can manage multiple frameworks
  • Automatic signing and zipalign feature
  • XML and SMALI code assist and syntax highlighting feature
  • Comes with Shell launcher
  • Batch Install APKs feature to pull, disable, enable, uninstall android applications.
  • File browser, partition, and mount manage feature
  • You can view the source codes and resources of the Android application.
  • You can edit any existing Android APK file if you don’t have the source code/files.
  • Allow you to customize or modify an Android APK file.
  • Analyzing feature APKs for security and suspicious code checking
  • You can add extra functionality using Adding features
  • Best  for debugging an Android app

Download APK Studio

Apk Icon Editor

If you don’t have any knowledge of apps development of any Android application and you’re looking for normal editing tool that requires no any technical knowledge to editing name, icon and version. You should try apk icon editor.

Apk Icon Editor is the free and easy to use apk icon and name editor tool for a computer. You can edit any android application using apk icon editor tool. This tool allows you to edit application name and Icon quickly. For editing any Android application, you have to download and install  Apk Icon Editor on your computer. After downloading or installing tool just follow the onscreen instruction to set up apk icon editor tool on your computer.

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Feature of Apk Icon Editor

  • Change APK fileName and Icon
  • Change Icon size
  • Upload to Google Drive, Onedrive, Cloud storage, or Dropbox
  • Pack and Unpack to edit apk
  • Change version and version cond
  • Change icon colour

Download APK Icon Editor

Do let us know, which is your favourite apk editor tool that you use for developing new Android apps for apk modification purpose?

About Lucky

Lucky Sharma is Engineering Students & he loves to write about tech and gadget, He is a senior editor at Theandroidportal & He also manages publishing videos on our official YouTube channel.