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Thread: Using BossPaper on iOS4
08-03-2010, 10:20 AM #1
Using BossPaper on iOS4
Here is how to make BossPaper work flawlessly in iOS4 -
- in Cydia, download "bosspaper transparent background"
- Open BossPaper and turn on the "under winterboard" setting (this will also allow you to see the multitasking toolbar while using bosspaper).
- in Winterboard, enable the "bosspaper transparent background"
Everything should be working fine after this.
The Following 11 Users Say Thank You to tsatryan For This Useful Post:
08-03-2010, 10:57 AM #2
Works like a charm, thanks.
08-03-2010, 03:32 PM #3
Worked amazingly. Thanks for the post. I'd been having trouble with BossPaper working!
08-04-2010, 06:10 AM #4
How would I go about getting this to work without installing Winterboard? I've tried creating a transparent png, choosing that as my background, but that then just shows a white background on Springboard, and no BossPaper bg. Any ideas?
08-04-2010, 07:16 AM #5
Thanks for that.Now it works just as it should
08-04-2010, 08:13 AM #6
08-07-2010, 04:00 AM #7
08-10-2010, 03:25 PM #8
Thanks for that!
08-22-2010, 03:03 PM #9
I did all the steps and am getting a black screen. Any thoughts? I'm on a 3gs with i0s 4.0.1. Thanks!
Edit: After some fiddling around in both winterboard and bosspaper I got it to work.
Last edited by Zenitram; 08-22-2010 at 06:10 PM.
08-23-2010, 01:20 PM #10
how do I use bosspaper with a springboard widget like weather furik? everytime I try I get a weird thin blue border and no widget
08-26-2010, 08:36 AM #11
^^ I'd like to know this too. I want to take advantage of my HD wallpapers and have them rotate thru w/ Bosspaper. But everytime I enable it it covers up the widget and my theme also has an overlay which disappears. I have the latest ver of Bosspaper and have "show under winterboard enabled", but it still covers it up.
08-26-2010, 08:39 AM #12
Boss on my 3gs seems to drain my battery pretty quick. I took off the transitions so it would run and have it on "change on app close." Any ideas?
08-27-2010, 10:51 AM #13
02-07-2011, 08:41 PM #14Works amazingly good as stated, but...
Works just as stated but a side effect is, it doesn't work with Multifl0w (a replacement for the amazing Pro Switcher app on iOS3.X). When I enable Multifl0w, I don't see my bosspaper wallpapers anymore, I only see a plain black background Would anyone know of a walkaround this withouth uninstalling this amazing tweak for Boss Paper
04-12-2011, 07:29 PM #15TOP MAN! Works with iOS 4.2.1 and 4.3
Cheers pal. I had Bosspaper working but just plain old change wallpaper upon app closure, but with your bit of info the transitions are working now
04-14-2011, 08:38 PM #16
I can't even get winterboard lmao. I'm on 4.2.1. It's messed up...
04-14-2011, 09:10 PM #17
04-15-2011, 01:38 PM #18
Ya I got a itouch 2g. I know all bout hackin and whatnot but... Apple really ****** up 4.2.1 and I can't even update it cuz apple stopped on 4.2.1 on iPod 2g, iPhone 3G... Stupid apple better fix this. Also my keyboard gets all disoriented like I'll try to press a key and it ends up pressing the one 4 keys over and I all I can do is just reset my iPod to get it back to normal. I updated it thinking it would be better