How to change slider text!

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  1. narwal13

    narwal13 Active Member

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    I will be showing you how to change the slider text in this tutorial.

    BE SURE TO BACK UP THIS FILE!

    The following are required:

    -iFile
    -An iPod or iPhone (DUH.)

    1. Open iFile.
    2. Navigate to /System/Library/CoreServices/Springboard.app
    3. Then choose the folder with your language.
    4. Open SpringBoard.strings

    Note: This file is an important system file. Do NOT mess with anything else, other than what I am showing you.

    5. Scroll down to
    6. Edit the part in bold. (in this tutorial, not ifile.)

    7. Save.

    8. Respring and enjoy.

    EDIT: Here's a tutorial to change the rest of the text in some places.

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    How to change "slide to power off" text:

    1. Open iFile.
    2. Navigate to /System/Library/CoreServices/Springboard.app
    3. Then choose the folder with your language.
    4. Open SpringBoard.strings

    Find:
    Change that to what you want to, to change the "Cancel" button text in the shut down menu, find:

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    more to come.

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  2. J-Phone

    J-Phone Active Member

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    i cant seem to see springboard.app
    all i see is springboardplugins
  3. C0C0

    C0C0 Well-Known Member

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    lol it's in /System/Library/CoreServices/SpringBoard.app
    and btw you can theme it with winterboard so you don't have to mess with system files (at least not directly)
  4. narwal13

    narwal13 Active Member

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    oh whoops. sorry. forgot the core services lol. changed.

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  5. SoBe

    SoBe Banned

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    ill try this out.

    edit: well it worked for me. good job.
  6. Nobber

    Nobber New Member

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    Worked really easily. Nice bro.
  7. narwal13

    narwal13 Active Member

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    thanks! i'm working on some more hacks/mods. so far, i've had a zombieville usa hack (check sig for link) and a fieldrunner hack, which im cosidering selling.
  8. Nobber

    Nobber New Member

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    Oh gosh I've seen the zombieville hack. You're so proud of it you immediately put it in your sig.

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  9. narwal13

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    Nah. I just wanted people to see it cuz i post all over iPTF.

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  10. Cl8rs

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    Very cool.

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