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Or are they even images?

I am talking about lock, rotate lock, battery, etc.

But also the "Translucent_Base", I had found it the other day but can't seem to remember where.


asked 21 Oct '11, 04:39

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Bundles/ for the buttons and UIImages for the status bars.

If you're looking at the artworks and not a theme, the buttons are in SpringBoard.framework and the status bars are in Shared.framework.


answered 21 Oct '11, 07:51

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Is Shared.framework under /system/Library/PrivateFrameworks? Because I can't seem to find it.

(21 Oct '11, 15:00) BoJangles00 BoJangles00's gravatar image

You need the frameworks extracted. I'll upload pre-extracted images to mediafire in a minute for you for both 5.0 and 4.3, iPhone and iPad.

(21 Oct '11, 15:33) JonSeals ♦ JonSeals's gravatar image

Thank you! Is it easy as just making custom images and making a theme and putting them in Bundles or UIImages or what?

(21 Oct '11, 15:48) BoJangles00 BoJangles00's gravatar image

Not exactly... The default images help out a lot. Here's the link :)

(21 Oct '11, 16:01) JonSeals ♦ JonSeals's gravatar image

Thank you lots! Is there any documentation or easy to tutorial on how to start? Because frankly, I have no clue what to do with these.

(21 Oct '11, 16:06) BoJangles00 BoJangles00's gravatar image

Lol I've been in that position before too :)

(21 Oct '11, 16:07) JonSeals ♦ JonSeals's gravatar image

Get openssh from Cydia, and an SSH client for your computer, you need some photoshop skill. Basically, you just edit the images in those files.

(21 Oct '11, 16:08) JonSeals ♦ JonSeals's gravatar image

Yup SSH'd and everything. I have lots of experience with photoshop so no sweat. So there is not way to just make a theme, or must you overwrite the default files? Where are they located on the system? Like the shared folder. (I am on a 3GS btw, and I noticed most of these images are for retina D=)

(21 Oct '11, 16:33) BoJangles00 BoJangles00's gravatar image

I can get you the non-retina images too :)

(21 Oct '11, 22:18) JonSeals ♦ JonSeals's gravatar image

For learning how to use Winterboard, you can start with saurik's post on the subject (or google around for other tutorials). Also check out ModMyi's theming forums and MacThemes.


answered 21 Oct '11, 21:55

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edited 21 Oct '11, 21:57

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