[dropcap]S[/dropcap]ince Android’s share menu is a mess, we probably don’t even use 95% of the apps that we see in the Share list. So, to have more control over the share menu, we need to use some third party app. Here in this article, we have shared a method and two other apps which you can use to customize the Android’s share menu.
The sharing feature that we see on our Android smartphone is indeed a great feature. This feature makes file sharing process much easier. Well, in the latest version of Android, the share button which appears next to the link, app of files, list out apps that we frequently use.
However, on an older version, the list of apps are often the same on Android’s share menu. In fact, on the older versions of Android, the share menu is a mess. The shortcuts and the app keeps changing and it shows unnecessary apps. So, to sort out these issues, we are going to share some of the best apps to customize Android’s share menu.
Since Android’s share menu is a mess, we probably don’t even use 95% of the apps that we see in the Share list. So, to have more control over the share menu, we need to use some third party app. These third-party Android share menu app will give help you to manage the shareable files in a better way. So, let’s explore the best apps to customize the Android share menu.
Andmade Share is one of the best Android share menu replacement app that you can have on your Android smartphone. The great thing about Andmade Share is that it doesn’t need a rooted Android smartphone to work. Here’s how you can use Andmade Share to customize Android’s share menu apps.
Step 1. First of all download Andmade Share on your Android smartphone. You can get the download link from here.
Step 2. Once downloaded, open the app and tap on ‘Install’. Wait until the app installs on your smartphone.
Step 3. Once installed, try sharing something. Now you will be asked to select whether to keep the default share menu or the app’s version. Simply, select the app’s option to continue. Now the Andmade share menu will show you random apps every time you tap on the share button, you need to tap on the ‘Settings’ icon to edit the share menu.
Step 4. Now launch the Andmade app on Android and then tap on the ‘Hidden Apps’. It will list out all apps that are installed on your Android smartphone. You need to select the apps that you want to hide from the share menu.
Step 5. With Andmade Share, you can also change the look of your Android’s share menu. You can pick from either a dark or light theme.
That’s it, you are done! Now whenever you will share something from the browser, or from an image, or other files stored, Andmade Share will show you relevant apps.
To use CustomShare, you need to have a rooted Android smartphone. Since the app makes some changes to the system files, it requires root access. CustomShare allows users to choose which app shortcuts they want to see in the Android’s share menu list. CustomShare is basically an Xposed module which can be installed through the Xposed framework. The app is really very easy to use and you can easily edit your Android’s share menu.
Well, Fliktu doesn’t customize the Android’s default share menu. It will replace the default share menu its own lightweight share menu. The great thing about Fliktu’s Share Menu is that it uses some advanced algorithm to detect your most used apps. The app only shows relevant apps to the content being shared. Apart from that, the app also offers an easy way to trigger the share menu, you can just flick or shake your device to open Fliktu’s share menu.
So, this is how you can customize Android’s Share menu list. We have listed three best tools that you can use right now. If you know any other app that deserves to be in the list, then make sure to drop the name in the comment box. So, what do you think about this? Share your views in the comment box below.