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Hi I have jailbreaken my iPhone 4 using greenpoison 4.2.1 and I went into my cydia and went under manage to remove some stuff and my cydia app and loader app icon dissappeared but my winterboard icon is still there what do I have to do to get my cydia app icon back please help I don't know much about computers! What the steps I need to take?

asked 14 Feb '11, 04:28

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edited 14 Feb '11, 09:44

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You can use redsn0w 0.9.6rc8 to install Cydia, when you're presented with check boxes make sure you only select the "Install Cydia" box and nothing else.


answered 14 Feb '11, 04:36

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First, try rebooting your iPhone by holding down the sleep button until you get the red "Slide to power off" screen. Power off, wait ten seconds, then press the sleep button to start up again.

If your Cydia icon isn't back after you finish starting up, follow the steps here:


answered 14 Feb '11, 09:44

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edited 14 Feb '11, 09:45

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