APK Editor Studio
APK Editor Studio is a powerful yet easy to use APK reverse-engineering tool written in C++/Qt.
- Resource Manager
- Icon Editor
- Title Editor
- Image Editor
- Code Editor
- Manifest Editor
- Permission Editor
- APK Signer
- APK Optimizer
- APK Installer
- Qt 5
- C++11 compiler
APK Editor Studio depends on multiple third-party binary tools which are not included in this repository. In order to successfully utilize this software, the following tools should be present on your system:
apktoolto (un)pack APK
apksignerto sign APK
zipalignto optimize APK
adbto install APK and manage Android devices
You can either get them manually (e.g., using
apt-get in Debian)
or run the
scripts/download.py Python 3 script which will automatically download the needed tools.
Also, on Linux you may want to optionally install
libsecret development library to use it as a password storage,
otherwise GNOME Keyring / KWallet will be used to store your KeyStore passwords.
Note that the build tools may vary on different platforms (e.g.,
You can also use Qt Creator IDE to compile APK Editor Studio
without manually specifying the paths and running the build tools.
make install to install APK Editor Studio to
PREFIX variable to
qmake in order to define a different installation directory.
If you want to create installation/executable APK Editor Studio packages,
the corresponding scripts are located at
** is a platform name).
Every platform directory contains an
environment script file which sets the paths to the
required tools. Feel free to edit these variables to correspond the paths on your system.
The repacked APK files should not violate the original licenses.