I have a very good news for all those iPhone users who love customization. Now iDevice owners can install Cydia on their iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch running on latest iOS 7.1 software by Apple. Yes, you heard it right, you can now install cydia on iOS 7.1.
For those who don’t know, Cydia is a jailbreak app developer by Jay Freeman aka Saurik. This revolutionary app enables users to find and install the packages on their jailbroken iDevice like iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Once you have Cydia installed on your iDevice, you can install Cydia tweaks or apps using APT repositories. Most of the cydia tweak are free but there are some paid tweaks too. Cydia is compatible with all versions of iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch and also recently Freeman has released Cydia substrate for Android users too.[You can find more about Cydia on Wikipedia].
So coming back to original topic, here in this post we will guide you how to install cydia on iOS 7.1. At the end of last year, Team Evad3rs released Evasi0n7 jailbreak tool which allowed users to untethered jailbreak iOS 7 on all iDevices. That tool was downloaded by millions of users and it worked like charm. But after few months, Apple released iOS 7.1 which fixed the security hole present in iOS 7 thus making Evasi0n7 jailbreak tool useless. After the release of iOS 7.1, no jailbreak tool is released to untethered jailbreak iOS 7.1. But no worries, we have got solution to install cydia on iOS 7.1.
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Guide to Install Cydia on iOS 7.1
So as we have mentioned above that there is no untethered jailbreak solution available for iOS 7.1 but luckily I have found a solution to install Cydia on iOS 7.1. Just follow the few simple steps I have posted below to get cydia on your iPhone, iPad or iPod running on latest iOS 7.1.
- First of all launch Safari app on your iPhone and open Cydia website. It will open the mobile version of that website.
- Now tap on the arrow at the bottom of the screen and select save page to homescreen option.
- Give that shortcut Cydia name and tap the Add button. Now you will see cydia icon on your homescreen.
So that’s how you can install cydia on iOS 7.1. I hope it worked in your case too. If you have faced any problem regarding installation of cydia on iOS 7.1, then don’t hesitate to ask us.