Cydia Impactor renamed To Cydia Eraser, adds iOS 9.0.x support

It’s extremely typical to hear about the comings as well as goings of designers as well as prominent figures in the jailbreak world, however it’s not extremely commonly that we hear about what the so-called “Godfather of jailbreaking” is as much as on a everyday basis.

Jay Freeman, also-known-as Saurik, is not only the developer as well as maintainer of Cydia, however likewise has a number of tweaks as well as bundles offered that not only make jailbreaking continually possible, however likewise provide the backbone for a few of the core services that jailbreakers enjoy on their devices.

One of those packages, understood as Cydia Impactor, was introduced around this time around last year with support for iOS 8, as well as has now been updated with extra firmware support, as well as even a name modification to boot.

The tweak, formerly understood as Cydia Impactor, is now to be understood as Cydia Eraser, which is most likely more of a appropriate name for the bundle provided the performance that it provides. The bundle is really rather distinct in the jailbreak world provided the truth that it facilitates the process of unjailbreaking a device. Yes, that’s right, if you hadn’t heard of Cydia Impactor previously, then it’s a Jay Freeman-created modify that was introduced last year to enable individuals to eliminate a jailbreak (including Cydia as well as any type of jailbreak tweaks) from their device, erase all contents as well as settings, as well as even type of bring back the gadget to a stock version of the exact same firmware that the gadget was jailbroken on, making it simple to re-jailbreak, or to offer it to somebody on a firmware which is jailbreak-friendly.

That may not precisely seem groundbreaking, however when you think about that the process doesn’t need the utilize of iTunes, as well as really puts the gadget back to a stock specify on the same firmware enabling it to be jailbroken again, you truly begin to appreciate exactly how important it is.

We haven’t truly heard much about Cydia Impactor since then, however it’s now back in prominence with this name change, in addition to a performance as well as compatibility update that now sees it support iOS 9.0.x, though in restricted form. This newest version won’t really work with those new jailbreakers who are currently enjoying the spoils that the most recent Pangu team tool has offered for gadgets running iOS 9.2-iOS 9.3.3.

Of course, those who really plan to utilize this tool should very first of all make a full back up of any type of data on the device. By design, Cydia Eraser is purposed to erase whatever from the device. You can comply with the directions on exactly how to utilize in our previous guide here.

You may likewise like to inspect out:

Jailbreak iOS 9.3.3, 9.3.2, more With Pangu On iphone as well as iPad [Updated]

Fix iOS 9.3.3 Jailbreak Errors: Cydia Crashes, FaceTime Not Working, more [FAQs as well as Guide]

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