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Here’s an interesting jailbreak tweak. Control Unlocker by iOS developer Stevie Hetelekides gives you a virtual old-school game controller on the lock screen that you can use to unlock your...
07-30-2013, 11:42 AM #1
How to Unlock Your iOS Device With a Virtual Game Controller Sequence
Here’s an interesting jailbreak tweak. Control Unlocker by iOS developer Stevie Hetelekides gives you a virtual old-school game controller on the lock screen that you can use to unlock your iOS device.
Shown above, the virtual game controller gives you an A and a B button, as well as a thumb pad that gives you Left, Right, Up, and Down controls.
After installing the tweak, your default unlock pattern will be to press A, B, A, B in that order. After doing so, your device will unlock. You can then head over to the Settings application to customize the tweak some more:
From the preferences pane, you will be able to enable or disable the tweak on demand, as well as choose a sequence for unlocking your iOS device, and choosing a custom text string that you want to appear on the controller.
To set a new sequence for unlocking your iOS device, just tap on the Clear Sequence button to clear the existing sequence, and then start pressing buttons on the controller to set a new sequence. Be sure to use a sequence that you will remember.
If you would like to give Control Unlocker a spin, it's available in Cydia's BigBoss repository for free. The tweak has only been tested on iOS 6 iPhones and iPod touches.
Name: Control Unlocker
Requirements: iPhone or iPod touch running iOS 6.0+
Developer: Stevie Hetelekides
Editor's Rating: 5/5
Last edited by Anthony Bouchard; 07-30-2013 at 11:46 AM.
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07-30-2013, 11:43 AM #2
Really cool. But I was thinking unlock.... Not unlock. Lol
...so on my iPhone 5 it just adds an extra lock. It's still asking for the regular passcode. Hope this bug gets fixed
Last edited by bmwraw8482; 07-30-2013 at 12:18 PM.
07-30-2013, 12:16 PM #3
Need to update the article. Price is $.99 when I just now checked.
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07-30-2013, 12:24 PM #5
another tweak ripped off.. credit should go to Jonathan Wang the creator of "Piano Passcode"Don't forget to hit the thanks button if you liked what I said or did
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07-30-2013, 12:41 PM #6
D U L L A R D - old skool
07-30-2013, 12:42 PM #7
Everyone is going to set it to: up up down down left right left right b a...
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07-30-2013, 01:21 PM #11
Contra - Only the best NES game ever. =)
Last edited by therandy; 07-30-2013 at 01:25 PM.Do what you can when you can, Why Wait?
07-30-2013, 01:37 PM #12
That's the code for Ninja Turtles 2. Can't believe I still remember that.
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07-30-2013, 03:53 PM #16
umm..... can't get into my phone now, abab isn't working.... ideas?
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07-30-2013, 04:57 PM #19
up up down down left right A B A - Mortal Kombat
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