Here’s a full detailed step-by-step tutorial on how to restore Cydia apps after update your iPhone or iPad.
There are some unpleasant things about using a jailbroken device. First thing is that you to back up and restore packages after a firmware restoring. Teams behind the jailbreaks developed them extremely easy for usage. But for many users restoring installed Cydia apps, tweaks and sources after update seems to be terrifying and hard work.
But thankfully Jibril Gueye, the creator of PKGBackup tweak, this hard work changes into few tips. This Cydia tweak is the best choice when you need to back up and restore jailbreak packages. Restoration of jailbreak apps can only take place if first you’ve backed something up.
How To Restore Cydia APPs After Update
Step 1: First download and install the PKGBackup tweak from Cydia. You can found in the BigBoss repository and it costs $9.99. After the installation process is finished you need to launch the app from the your home screen.
Step 2: In the center click on the round Restore button. The title of the backup which you’re restoring will be displayed at top of the screen. In case you need to restore some other backup than simply click on the backup’s title and you will see more option. After you’ve selected the backup which you want to restore move to step 3.
Step 3: Now click on the orange Restore button. You need to confirm the action with the message that popped-up.
Step 4: Now the restoration process will starts. It will take a few minutes. That you’ll be presented with another pop-up message asking you to reboot your device.
After you’re done and rebooted your iOS device, all your jailbreak apps will be back to the place where you backed them up.
As you see the process is very simple. And it is highly recommended that all users should regularly make backups of their apps and tweaks. And then restore Cydia apps after update their iOS devices.