Your favorite Apple, iPhone, iPad, iOS, Jailbreak, and Cydia site.
Thread: Remove "no service" iconis a discussion within the
General iPad Chatforums, a part of the
Is there a way to remove the "no service" icon at the top left corner? I'm gonna be using a 3G ipad2 without data plan. I will have a deactivated...
11-22-2011, 10:57 AM #1Remove "no service" icon
Is there a way to remove the "no service" icon at the top left corner? I'm gonna be using a 3G ipad2 without data plan. I will have a deactivated sim card in it to get rid of the "no sim" pop up. But does anyone know a way to get ride of the "no service" icon. The iPad will be jailbroken so are there any tweaks in cydia? Thanks
11-23-2011, 04:00 PM #2
You can change it to whatever you want if it is Jailbroken. Go to "/System/Library/CoreServices/SpringBoard.app/English.lproj" and open "SpringBoard.strings". It is a simple text file. Scroll to line "NO_SERVICE" = "No Service"; and change "No Service" to whatever you want. Save it when finished and then respring. You may have to reboot to have the changes take effect. I just looked this up using iFile (via Cydia), you can use it to make the changes. Hope this helps :-)
Last edited by Imahottguy; 11-23-2011 at 04:08 PM.
11-26-2011, 01:31 AM #3
Thank you. I knew something could be done.
11-26-2011, 11:31 AM #4
No prob, glad to help