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Thread: iOS5 winterboard lag fix
12-28-2011, 02:21 PM #1
If you are one of the many people that experience lag after installing WB onto their ios5 device try this;
Install Barrel through cydia.
This tweak costs money but it is a guaranteed fix, even setting it on normal settings fixes the lag
See here ;
Whoops forgot to link lol.Fix mobile substrate for iOS7 ---http://modmyi.com/showthread.php?t=832837
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12-28-2011, 03:39 PM #2
that's odd, Barrel gave me lag when switching pages.
12-28-2011, 06:23 PM #3
Did the opposite for me lol.. I noticed switching between pages cause bad lag right after downloading winterboard, even after disabling summer board mode. Barrel made a very noticeable differenceFix mobile substrate for iOS7 ---http://modmyi.com/showthread.php?t=832837
12-28-2011, 06:32 PM #4
Will try this. Winterboard makes me lag as well.
12-28-2011, 06:49 PM #5
I'll give this a try too.
12-28-2011, 06:58 PM #6
Nice, it worked
12-29-2011, 07:39 AM #7
It works coz barrel installs icon support. The result is nil lag.
01-03-2012, 02:36 PM #8
Lol I was wondering what barrel does to fix this, idk about any of you but I have a tremendous difference lolFix mobile substrate for iOS7 ---http://modmyi.com/showthread.php?t=832837
01-04-2012, 05:15 PM #9
01-04-2012, 05:25 PM #10
Yeah it Conpletely fixes the lag
01-04-2012, 05:27 PM #11
I just found out that this also fixes the lag when using infiniboard. :P
01-04-2012, 06:00 PM #12
Spread the word folks. Hahaa (;Fix mobile substrate for iOS7 ---http://modmyi.com/showthread.php?t=832837
01-04-2012, 06:05 PM #13
I actually stayed away from winterboard because of this slight lag. I know it doesn't bother everyone, but it definitely bothered me enough to not use it. And I know it bothers some people to the point where they won't even upgrade to ios 5 because they can't use a lagless winterboard. But I'm so glad I ran into this solution! Who would've thought this backwards solution would work? :P Now I can enjoy using winterboard on ios 5. THANK YOU! And yes, I hope the word spreads around.
01-04-2012, 10:27 PM #14
You should all thank me hahaah up my rep but ya me too I installed it and saw the lag and took it off immediately. I tried again later once I had barrel on and notice that it was fine!Fix mobile substrate for iOS7 ---http://modmyi.com/showthread.php?t=832837
01-06-2012, 06:56 AM #15
Does this fix the slight lag when swiping down the notification menu also? I had winterboard and my phone was silky smooth but I had to restore now i get lag from notification menu even with barrel installed.
EDIT: Okay I went into winterboard Advanced (for themers) then turned off debug logging and record uIimages. Are those suppose to be on.
Last edited by hinds90; 01-06-2012 at 07:07 AM.
01-23-2012, 03:32 PM #16
My notification center only lags when I tweak it or use a theme on it. I am now using custom nc wallpaper to theme it and it doesn't lag at all.Fix mobile substrate for iOS7 ---http://modmyi.com/showthread.php?t=832837
02-05-2012, 04:29 PM #17Simple winterboard fix
All u have to do is have ssh or ifunbox on the computer to access ur ipods raw files then download WinterBoard 0.9.3901 | iWatcher.net
then drag it into private/var/tmp then go on ur ipod and open ifile (download it if u dont have it) and go to the private/var/tmp and press ur file then click installer then press done on top right when its finished and reboot ur ipod and u will have a working winterboard with no lag! hope this helps!!