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I had the Photos Icon in my Task Bar on the bottom. However, for some unknown reason it is not there. I rebooted, went into Categories and Categories can find...
05-31-2010, 10:25 AM #1Lost Photo Icon on Iphone 3g OS 3.0
I had the Photos Icon in my Task Bar on the bottom. However, for some unknown reason it is not there. I rebooted, went into Categories and Categories can find it, but when I try to add it, it shows until I Respring. Then after Respring, I cannot see it on my Home Screen or anywhere? Any suggestions? Thank you!
05-31-2010, 01:15 PM #2
Have you checked to make sure it's not set to hidden either in catagories or sbsettings?
05-31-2010, 01:53 PM #3
05-31-2010, 02:42 PM #4
Hmmmm. As a last resort you could try deleting the springboard.plist. The phone will auto generate a new one when you respring after deleting it. And all the default icons should have a location on the new plist that is generated. Doing this will cause you to have reset some of your settings though. Alarms, default ringtone, SMS alert, ect.....
A restore would correct the problem, but if you do try that you should choose set up as a new phone instead of restore from backup.
Here's the directory location is case you want to try
Last edited by jkmonkey; 05-31-2010 at 02:42 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
05-31-2010, 04:27 PM #5
Thanks for all your suggestions and help. I finally resolved the problem. I did an update an hour ago and found that I had a Cydia update to IconSupport. After I updated then I went back to Categories and again added Photos to my Apple Folder and it worked this time. I do have a different Icon for Photos, different that the normal Icon default. However, it does allow me to access my photos. Thanks again.
06-02-2010, 05:55 PM #6
Catagories seems to make a lot of problems for the newer users. I'm not a big fan. My 2cents