Activator Updated To v1.5.7: Supports iOS 5 GM And Bug Fixes

iPhone developer Ryan Petrich has updated Activator to version 1.5.7. For those who don’t know: Activator is one of the most popular Cydia applications for your jailbroken iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Activator allows you to assign gestures to launch specific applications and tweaks installed from Cydia.

What’s new in version 1.5.7:

  • Support iOS 5.0 GM
  • Add “Compose Tweet” and “Show Notification Center” actions on iOS5.0
  • Add “Show Icon” option to the root settings pane
  • Update localizations
  • Store menu preferences alongside standard preferences
  • Optimize sending activator:didChangeToEventMode: for improved performance
  • Fix SpringBoard eating single press home event if folder is open or icons are somehow in edit mode
  • Support activating spotlight while a folder is open

Activator is available in Cydia from the BigBoss repository for free. Let us know if you use Activator in the comments below…

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  • Shanth7

    My problem is that, activator does not work… iOS 5 GM jail token with redsnow 0.9.9b4 and installed activator 1.5.7. Installed all neccesory stuff, still problem not solved

  • Chiragbrains

    Activator doesnt work!!

  • Khanhtphan

    iOS 5 Activator bug: Double clicking the sleep/wake button crashes springboard.

  • Vince

    the reason i want to downgrade my iOS 5 right now is activator still doesnt work….version 1.5.7 does not work still… there another upgrade for this?

  • Tyler Patterson

    Yep I agree mine is still not working either! If anyone has a solution or finds one please email me

  • MCM

    activator doesnt work for me neither

  • SoulEater

    Activator does not want to work for me either; I would press ANYWHERE and the page would be blank.