To extract the apk of any android application , it is simple just use any apk extractor tool and get the apk. However in the case for live wallpapers the apk extractor do not show the apk for wallpapers .

I just want to get the apk for live wallpapers from my phone .


1 Answer 1


You can use ES File Exporer

  1. Goto App Manager (press menu to get app manager)
    There you can see list of applications installed in your mobile
  2. Select Live wallpaper apk
  3. click on Backup
  4. You can find apk in location /sdcard/backups/apps


System Live Wallpapers are located on your phone in path:


You can use ES File Explorer for the same.
But your device need to be rooted to access system apps.

  • its no working .. ES File Explorer not showing any ofthe live wallpaper apk
    – Bora
    Jul 23, 2013 at 11:39
  • Are you talking about system Live wallpapers?
    – Akhil
    Jul 24, 2013 at 5:46
  • Yes i think i am talking about system wallpapers.
    – Bora
    Jul 24, 2013 at 9:26
  • edited answer above
    – Akhil
    Jul 24, 2013 at 12:13

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