Saturday, June 6, 2015

How to Get iOS 8 iPhone Quick Access to Weather Forecast [Jailbreak Tweak]

There are different weather forecast iOS 8 tweaks you can use on your iPhone or iPad if you are jailbroken. This works on devices that are running iOS 8.1.2 and earlier versions. If you have installed iOS 8.3 or 8.2, 8.1.3 versions you cannot jailbreak right now and thus you cannot get iPhone quick access to Weather forecast without launching this program.

Devs Milo Darling and Phillip Tennen created one cool iPhone forecast jailbreak tweak for iOS 8 platform. It is called Freyr and you can download it on Cydia for $0.99. If you think this could be a handy tool for you, keep on reading.

Quick Glance at iPhone Weather Forecast on iOS 8 without App Launch

Step 1. Go to BigBoss repo and download Freyr.

Step 2. Install the tweak.

Step 3. You can enable the tool through its preferences pane that is added to your iOS 8 Settings.

Step 4. It is possible to select Celsius or Fahrenheit in pane.

Step 5. You can also choose the blur tray style if you would like to.

Step 6. You should enable Location Services because the tweak relies on your current location to display the forecast. Without the service being enabled you will find the blank tray instead of the weather forecast when you swipe down the Weather program on your iPhone Home screen. If the Services are turned on you will see the forecast and there will be no need to launch the Weather app.

Step 7. It is possible to display up to 6 weather forecasts (daily or hourly) and such customization is available within the Cydia tweak pane.

Step 8. Whenever you add changes inside the pane you should respring to let the changes apply.

Do you find this tweak useful?


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