It is a tool for reverse engineering , decoding , recompiling , binding etc . It allow you to compile apk in termux and you can also bind android apk with payloads using this.
It will create a new folder with the same name as apk and place all data in it.
apktool b <app folder path>
It will create apk using the apk folder
Latest apktool 2.7.0
Installation is easy as making maggie
First we need to install termux from f droid
Update Your termux
- apt update && apt upgrade -y
Need To Install some packages
- pkg install git [ Avoid using apt ]
Clone the repo form github
Go to Tool Directory
- cd Apktool-termux
Now give permission to the script
- chmod +x apktool.sh
Now run the script
- bash apktool.sh
Don’t Forget install java
- just use java option to install java
Apktool require java to work
Script by H4Ck34 (Raj Aryan)
•If u using android 8+
•U get java error
•So type proot -0
•Then run apktool
In this article , i show how to install apktool in termux without an error , you can fallow all commands care fully to avoid unexpected errors in termux. Apktoool is advance tool with bundle of features which can be used to create and check some specific features of apk / You can also compile , decompile the apk and aslo have features to sign the apk. it wil be best for app developer. If you still face error you can create topic on forum.
Q: What is APKTool in Termux?
A: APKTool is a powerful command-line utility used to decompile and recompile Android APK files, allowing users to modify and customize the resources of Android applications.
Q: How can I install APKTool m in Termux?
A: To install APKTool in Termux, you can check above post
Q: What are the basic commands to use APKTool in Termux?
A: Two primary commands are commonly used with APKTool in Termux:
– `apktool d <apk-file>`: This command decompiles an APK file, extracting its resources to a folder for modification.
– `apktool b <folder-name>`: This command recompiles the modified resources back into a new APK file.
Q: Where can I find the decompiled resources after using APKTool in Termux?
A: After decompiling an APK file using APKTool in Termux, the extracted resources can be found in the folder named after the APK file, located in the working directory.
Q: Can APKTool be used for modifying any APK file?
A: APKTool can be used to decompile and recompile most APK files, but some apps may have certain protections or obfuscations that could make the process more challenging.
Q: Is APKTool legal to use in Android app development?
A: Yes, APKTool is a legal tool used for reverse engineering and modifying Android applications, as long as it’s done for legitimate purposes, such as app development, debugging, or personal use. However, using it to tamper with copyrighted apps or engage in illegal activities is not permitted.
Q: How can I learn more about using APKTool effectively?
A: To learn more about using APKTool effectively, you can refer to its official documentation and guides available online. There are also community forums and tutorials that can help you understand its features and usage in more detail.