How To Fix White Icons After Jailbreaking

We all love jailbreaking here at the iOS Jedi Blog. But with jailbreaking, sometimes a few issues are caused. One of them is the white icon issue. Any random icon from your SpringBoard (home screen) suddenly turns white, without you having changed anything. Don’t worry! This is a pretty common issue faced by most jailbreakers of iOS 5.Thankfully, we have a fix for you!Requirements:-

1.A wee bit of technical skill
2.MobileTerminal installed
3. A minute of your time.
Step 1:- Open MobileTerminal
Step 2:- Type “uicache” without the quotes and hit return
Step 3:- Exit MobileTerminal and see if the app still has a white icon.
Step 4:- If the app still has a white icon, enter “uicache” again followed by “killall SpringBoard”.
You can see a video tutorial below:
All your white icons should be fixed by now!
There are various other ways to fix white icons also namely:
  • Re-installing something from Cydia
  • Using iWipeCache
  • Respring
  • Reboot
The above mentioned are the most common ones but do not work every time so using MobileTerminal to get rid of them is a much better and more efficient way.
If you have any issues let us know in the comments section below.
You can connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or on our IRC channel #iosjedi.
If you found this post useful hit the +1 (recommend) button.
About these ads
Leave a comment

1 Comment

  1. I wanted to post you a bit of note to thank you once again considering the pleasant knowledge you have discussed on this site. It was certainly wonderfully open-handed with you to give publicly just what a lot of folks would’ve supplied for an e-book to get some cash for their own end, primarily now that you might have tried it in the event you considered necessary. The principles additionally acted to be a easy way to fully grasp other people have similar zeal the same as my own to learn a good deal more in terms of this problem. Certainly there are a lot more pleasurable instances in the future for folks who find out your blog post.

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: