How To: Install and Use SBSettings On iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad [VIDEO]

SBSettings moves your important toggles directly into SpringBoard where they’re always available instantly, even while apps are running. This step-by-step guide will show you how to install and use SBSettings on your jailbroken iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad.

Note: If your iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad is not jailbroken you can follow our how to jailbreak guides by clicking here.

Step 1: The first thing you will need to do is launch Cydia from your iDevices SpringBoard.

Step 2: Tap the Search tab located on the bottom tab bar and search for SBSettings.

Step 3: Once SBSettings appears, tap it.

Step 4: You should see SBSettings (version 3.3.1) or a higher version depending if SBSettings has been updated. Tap Install.

Step 5: Tap Confirm in the top right corner.

Step 6: You should now see SBSettings package being installed. Once installation is done, tap Restart SpringBoard, and your iDevice will respring and appear at the lockscreen.

Step 7: To launch SBSettings from your iDevices SpringBoard, slide your finger from left to right over your status bar. A menu will appear with buttons that are toggles for WiFi, Edge, 3G, Bluetooth, SSH etc. Red means Off and Green means On. Tap the icon to toggle it between on and off.

Congrats! You just learned how to install SBSettings on your jailbroken iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. For more how to guides from check out our how to section by clicking here. Leave any questions or thoughts in the comments section below…

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  1. Probably you should include in the HowTo, steps to take for those that want to change the theme.  How to download from Cydia Section tab, and then how to apply from SBSettings.


  2. Hey Ron2K_1,

    More how to’s are on the way ;) I can only do so many in a day.

  3. My I phone completely blocked when installing SBsettings. Asked to reboot and then went black. Now I only see the apple in the middle. Doesn’t respond to anything …..

  4. Rightguywrongtime55 says:

    thanks i appreciated this since i am new was was unsure.. keep up the good work

  5. You Dont Need TO KNOW!!!! says:

    press and hold the home button and sleep button for 8 sec. instantly restarts, if it still stops at the apple sign, try it again. it always works for me when that happens

  6. hello i  tested on my iphone 4gs working with no  problems
    my ios 5.0.1  with jailbreak     green poison absinthe 0.4
    note : do not play with options in sb settings that u do’nt know keep it in its default options.

  7. Extraterrestrial says:

    I search for SBSettings and everything but SBSettings shows up.

  8. hi im new to this but when i type it in it doesnt show wht do i have to download to get it?

  9. cydiatweakerz says:

    you need to have a source that includes the sbsettings package

  10. Cäptaín Pratik Ingulkar says:

    hi all friends who have idevice but dont have wifi connection, now you can easily install app to your idevice just download the software named as “cyder 2”
    you will luv it!!!!!!!!
    sry for the bad English :p

  11. make sure u have the source(url) of that tweak….u can check it out in manage>sources

  12. how do you get cydia on you ipod?

  13. Trojanation Hcr says:

    Connect it to your computer open redsn0w select your ipsw and search for just boot and click on it and follow the instructions (Yours is an untheared jailbreak)

  14. Tomas Engström says:

    Unable to launch the app. Well, the app itself I CAN launch and fiddle around with how to activate it, what to include in the dropdown menu etc. But no matter what gesture or button press I do – regardless of how I choose to activate/show the menu – the menu bar just won’t show up…

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