Along with the introduction of the Evasi0n jailbreak utility, with the jailbreak possibility, people were eager to find out whether their beloved Cydia tweak, the SBSettings for iOS 7 has soon become available. It appears that soon after the big release, most jailbreak developers updated most of their apps in order to bring full compatibility.
Though Apple has introduced all new Control Center in the new iOS 7, the feature still cannot beat the famous SBSettings for iOS 7 Cydia tweak, in many ways. In case you still do not know, the SBSettings is quite famous, and it has made an appearance along with the first jailbreak possibilities. In this respect, it has been satisfying the users’ needs for quite a while now.
Basically, the tweak’s main function is to let iOS users to quickly manage various iPhone settings in a rapid manner, right from the Notification Center. At this point, with the new improved and redesigned iOS 7, users are able to do the same action without jailbreaking their devices. This might seem the end of the SBSettings tweak. However, some people are confident that the tweak will maintain the level of popularity through other useful features and options.
SBSettings for iOS 7 Features
In case you are interested, I will show you some of the most useful features offered by this amazing yet useful Cydia app. As I said before, its main feature is to bring quick access to users in order to access and manage some iPhone settings. With SBSettings for iOS 7, with a tap on the Notification Center, users will be able to disable or enable:
- Brightness Adjustment;
- Airplane Mode
- Do Not Disturb;
- Orientation lock;
- AirDrop and AirPlay;
- Shortcuts to: new Flashlight app, timer, calculator, camera;
At first, users were required to tap the status bar with two fingers in order to launch the application to control some of these settings on their smart device. Now, one of the best features of SBSettings on iOS 7 Cydia tweak is the fact that at this point, users are able to launch it from anywhere. This means that when users are performing some other actions such as playing a game, writing an email or a text message, they will still be able to access the NotificationCenter in order to turn off or on Wi-Fi or data connection.
In the same time, the updated SBSettings on iOS 7 devices allow users to add a multitude of cool animations, app-specific dynamic settings, as well as the ability to access live Multi-tasking.
How to Install SBSettings on iOS 7 Jailbroken Devices
Here, you have a simple step-by-step guide that can help you install SBSettings on your iOS 7-running device. Follow the steps as indicated and you will have SBSettings installed on your device as soon as possible.
Step 1: As a notice, for users using Activator that does not support iOS 7 jailbreak, just remove the application first. Next, head over to Cydia store and reach the Add Source option.
Step 2: Enter the Source URL: rpetri.ch/repo and wait for the source to be installed.
Step 3: Once the repo is installed and updated, search the Activator, and click on Respring. This will refresh Cydia, and it will offer you the benefits of the installed package.
Step 4: Navigate to Cydia and find SBSettings. Tap on the Install button in order to install the package and click on the Respring.
This is the whole process. Now you will have a quick access to some of the most common and used iPhone settings from anywhere on your iPhone only if you choose SBSettings for iOS 7.