A curious mistake of the Android App Ard Mediathek punches confusion among users: Since the youngest update, the media application fails to open URLs. Because the app is mistakenly ied as a web browser, so many users are cheating on all links clicked on the smartphone the ARD Media Center – instead of a browser, which can really handle such URLs.
The aggressive bug occurs in version 8.5.0 The Android app on, the on 18. December in Google Play Store was uploaded. Since then there is a negative criticist, also in support forums affected users speak of speakers. Our site could also understand the problem on several editorial advice. The good news: The browser ambitions can be used to expel the ARD Media Center comparatively easy in the Android settings.
Fix in the Android settings
In the Android settings you can prevent the ARD media library from the opening of URLs.
A guidance of Dafur has published the public service channel itself on the support page for the app. In the app settings you can prohibit the application to call URLs. To do this, users must have on mobile manufacturers "settings" to "Apps notifications", "Apps" or "App info" navigate.
There you then elect the App Ard Mediathek and tap the sub-item "Standard" or "Set as standard". Now a pop-up menu opens where the selection "App may not open any links" or "In another app" should be made.
This workaround could lead to that too shortcuts, which should actually open the ARD Mediathek no longer function properly. However, such scenarios were rarely allowed. If you did not want to blow through the Android settings, the app can alternatively uninstall – at least as long before a new, soil-level Android version of the ARD Media Center is available for download.