Contacy – Tweak Shows Contact’s Picture & Message on Lockscreen

As an iOS user, you must be aware of the iMessage’s Pinned Message feature through which you can pin the conversation with your favorite contact on the top. Similar to this feature, iOS developer XCXiao brings to us a jailbreak tweak named as Contacy. The Contacy jailbreak tweak attaches your preferred contact’s picture and recent messages on the lock screen.

Pin your Favorite iMessage Contacts on Lock Screen with Contacy on iPhone

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So, as you can see, Contacy works almost like the Pinned Conversation feature of iMessage. It displays up to 3 messages from your favorite contact right on your jailbroken iOS device’s lock screen. Continue reading ahead to know more about the tweak.

Pin your Favorite Contact to your iOS Device’s Lock Screen with Contacy

The great thing about the tweak is that it supports quick actions activated through Haptic Touch. Along with that, the tweak is compatible with popular jailbreak tweaks that work particularly on your iOS device’s lock screen and associated elements. After successful installation of Contacy, you will see a dedicated preferences pane coming up for the tweak in Settings.


As you can see from the above screenshot, following are the options available.

  • Activate/Deactivate the tweak as per your desire.
  • Hide notification content, label, and avatar when your device is locked.
  • Show/Hide App Icon.
  • Show/Hide the Circular Bubble.
  • Respring your device for saving changes.

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Install Contacy on Jailbroken iPhone (iOS 14)

Those who are interested in installing this amazing jailbreak tweak, need to purchase it for $0.99 from the Packix Repository. The tweak supports jailbroken iPhone running on iOS 14.

Frequently Asked Questions [FAQs]

Can somebody view data on my lock screen with Contacy?

No! Until a user authenticates himself, Contacy will hide the information from your lock screen. This prevents anybody from viewing your private messaging data.

Does Contacy supports WhatsApp or Instagram?

The developer has integrated an API; through which App Developers can integrate Contacy with Instagram or WhatsApp.

Final Words – Contacy for iOS 14

What do you think regarding Contacy? Let us know in the comments section provided below your experience with the tweak and what further additions you recommend.

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