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Thread: Can't change wallpaper
08-27-2008, 06:14 PM #1Can't change wallpaper
Hey everyone Im having a problem changing the wallpaper on my iphone.
I cant put my own pictures or even a theme as wallpaper. It wont change, its been like this for a while. Even on 1.1.4 it was like that.
Anyone know how i can change it?
08-27-2008, 11:13 PM #2
as in the lock screen walpaper or the backround behind icons?? wht firmware.. u may need summerboard for backround behind icons for 1.1.4 and winterboard for 2.0.Hey! A Restore Never Hurts It's True!
08-28-2008, 12:19 AM #3
Lock screen, but i think it wont work for icon background either.
When i was on 1.1.4 i had a theme and it wallpaper was stuck on that theme. Before i updated to 2.0.1 i made a backup and now its on 2.0.1. And it wont change, even with winterboard theme.
08-28-2008, 10:49 AM #4
I'm having the same problem with in the lock screen only. I upgraded to 2.0 still can not change the wallpaper. Any sugestions?
08-28-2008, 10:56 AM #5
SSH into your phone
Delete that and then choose a new Wallpaper
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08-28-2008, 10:58 AM #6
08-28-2008, 11:06 AM #7
I need to make a fix for this instead of doing it everytime haha
08-28-2008, 12:33 PM #8
It worked. Thanks!
08-28-2008, 02:14 PM #9
or reset the permissions of that file to 666 and you can change it over and over without deleting it
08-28-2008, 02:32 PM #10
Im making an app to do this for you. Hope it will help everyone.
10-31-2008, 05:46 PM #11
How do you set the permissions of that file??
11-01-2008, 08:11 PM #12
I also am having this problem as well, anyway you can explain how to fix this? I can see in openssh the files that u mentioned but after var it says empty? Thanks
12-09-2008, 05:56 PM #13
Bump for this thread.
On 2.2 its not working. Did they change it?
if i copy the file to my desktop it shows the wallpaper i chose but wont show up on phone.