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Thread: Problem with groupon app?
07-18-2012, 01:59 PM #1Problem with groupon app?
It had been working fine since i had it and all of a sudden it updated and wouldnt work then the next update comes out and it still just keeps crashing
Anybody know whats wrong?
07-21-2012, 10:32 AM #2
I have the same exact problem. I emailed groupon support and they said they cannot assure me the app will work since I am jailbroken. Ever since the 1.6.6 and 1.6.7 updates, their app has not worked on my iPhone 4S.
07-21-2012, 12:42 PM #3
Get the app "xCon". It patches jailbreak protection making it possible for apps like this to run on a jailbroken device. It's very handy.
It's on the ModMyi repo for free.
07-21-2012, 01:29 PM #4
Thank you for the suggestion, however, xCon does not fix the problem.
07-21-2012, 01:49 PM #5
No issues for me, at all. I'm able to open the app and use it with full functionality. I looked through the files, nothing I can see that would be causing it...
07-23-2012, 02:28 AM #6
07-23-2012, 06:09 AM #7
I can't really think of anything that could fix it. Restoring would suck -_- So I really am clueless as to what you should do. Works for me which is super weird... Maybe you could have a tweak or something interfering?
07-24-2012, 10:05 AM #8
I tried Removing any some recent tweaks but the app still does not work. But it does work when I am in safe mode. It's strange because the Groupon app worked fine until their recent update
07-24-2012, 01:29 PM #9
Wow weird. You're just gonna have to be in SafeMode for it to be used then for the time being. I think it can only detect the jailbreak when you're not in SafeMode...
08-16-2012, 09:27 AM #10
I have the same problem for a while just never looked into it until now. Groupon app does not work on my jailbroken iPhone 4S or iPad 3. Now for testing purposes I tried it on my iPod 4 and jailbreak it don't work. When I do a fresh restore on the iPod it works. But once I jailbreak it no more like work. So I say its the folks at groupon not wanting their app to work on jailbroken devices. Don't know why not. Anyone found a workaround yet? Other than safe mode which does work?
JuSt tried the iPad app and it works. I was using the iPhone app and still don't work.
Last edited by Hellion; 08-16-2012 at 03:44 PM.
08-23-2012, 09:45 PM #11
Just wanted to add, that as of the new update today to the Groupon app, it now works on all my Jailbroken devices. v2.0 8/23/2012