Did you ever feel like changing the carrier name on your jailbroken iPhone? If your answer is a big fat ‘Yes’ then this post is for you. @iospeterdev, on Reddit, announced CarrierChanger12 V 1.1 through which you can change the carrier name on A12 devices. Earlier, rootKit application was the one utilized for the purpose, however, it doesn’t work on A12 devices. For CarrierChanger12, the developer utilized the fork of voucher_swap of bazad by Alticha.
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Please note that CarrierChanger12 supports devices from iPhone 6s and above including A12 devices. The cool thing of this tweak is that it creates a backup of the original files by itself at /var/mobile/Media/CarrierChangerBackup/. Therefore, you do not require backing up the files manually. The project is open source and you can view the code at GitHub.
CarrierChanger12 V 1.1 | How to Use?
Your first step will be to sideload CarrierChanger12 V 1.1. IPA onto your supported iPhone. Please download the IPA from here. If you are not aware of the sideloading steps you can check our post for the same by clicking here. In order to prevent sideloading issues, you have to utilize the latest Cydia Impactor for iPhone XR/XS and iPhone XS Max.
- Launch the application and type any name in the text field.
- Press ‘Done’ on the keyboard.
- Hit ‘Go.’
- Press ‘Re-spring.’
In order to restore from backup, you can simply launch the application and thereafter tap on ‘Restore with Backup.’ Press ‘Re-spring’ and later reboot your iOS device. If you notice there is a ‘Got Reverted’ button as well on the application. the iOS operating system sometimes reverts the carrier name back to default. In such cases, simply press the ‘Got Reverted’ button, re-spring, and reboot your device later on.
CarrierChanger12 V 1.1 for A12 devices – Final Words
So, that was all regarding the latest CarrierChanger12 V 1.1 tweak. Good thing is that you do not require a PC with this tweak. Let us know in the comments section provided below your experience of using the application. Also, tell us if you face any problem while using the application.
CarrierChanger12 v2.0 Now Works with 4K Devices
This is an update for CarrierChanger12 which includes the below best features.
It now supports 4K devices. (by using Jake James’s fork of v3ntex)
The increased success rate of voucher_swap on iPad Pro Cellular
- iOS 5s, iPhone 6, 6S, iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Plus, iPhone XR, iPhone 8, iPhone 7 and all iPhone’s which are released after iOS 5s.
- iOS: iOS 12 to iOS 12.1.2 as of now.
Download CarrierChanger v2.0:
After this update success rate of v3ntex is not as good as voucher_swap. By any change, If you are using any 4K devices, you have reboot the device to make the changes after this update.
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