Thursday, May 19, 2016

How To Schedule Text Messages To Be Sent Later On iOS 9 iPhone

If you have jailbroken device you can schedule text messages to be sent later on iOS 9 iPhone. Text message scheduling is a very useful feature and it is sad that Apple hasn’t already built into iOS’ Messages app as a stock feature. But hackers has found easy way to fill this gap. Called Kairos, and compatible with both iOS 9 and iOS 8 devices, this tweak adds the ability to delay texts in the stock Messages app by allowing a long press on the Send button to present a new menu in which users set when they want the message to be sent. That keeps the interface nice and clean while also providing just the features that are required. This tweak is built completely into the stock Messages app without any app icons added to the Home screen. So if you are interested in trying this Cydia tweak here is short review on how it works.

How To Schedule Text Messages To Be Sent Later In iOS 9

Once installed, Kairos will add a preferences pane to the Settings app where you can configure a such options as enabling or disabling the tweak on demand, and enabling or disabling haptic feedback when tapping and holding on the Send button in the Messages app to schedule messages to people.

Now you can tap and hold on the Send button when you type out an iMessage or SMS message in the text field in the Messages app. You can also switch between SMS and iMessage on the fly. When you tap on schedule button, you’ll get a date and time combo box that asks you to select a date and time to send the message you are scheduling. At the top of the interface, there is a button labeled Send Now that cancels the schedule and lets you send the message immediately.

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At the bottom of the interface, there are two buttons. The button on the left is a cancel button, and the button on the right is a confirm button.

Now, if you go to the thread view in the Messages app that allows you see all of your active conversations, you’ll see a new button at the top right of the navigation bar. Another button, when tapped, shows all the scheduled messages so that they can be removed from the queue if required. Again, it’s simple but gets the job done.

Kairos offers the easiest way to schedule text messages to be sent later on iOS 9 iPhone. It is available on Cydia BigBoss repository for $0.99. Also if you want to jailbreak your iOS 9 - 9.1 device use Pangu tool to do it.


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