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08-13-2009, 11:58 AM #1
SetWallpaper 2.1.0 - SMS BACKGROUND IN 3.0!!!
This is a mobile Substrate addon to wallpaper on homescreen and sms background working on 3.x firmware
To use, SSH into your iPhone and place the deb into root. Run dpkg -i SetWallpaper_2.1.0.deb
put into the /var/root/Media/Cydia/AutoInstall/
Once installed, go to photos and select any photo click on use wallpaper. On this wallpaper screen in the top left you see 2 explanation marks on either side:
- Right side mark if pressed will set homescreen background with confirmation
- Left side mark on wallpaper screen if pressed will set message screen background with confirmation
both require reboot once. This is not made by me
08-13-2009, 12:30 PM #2
just to be clear, with this i can set the springboard wallpaper ? or the lockscreen wallpaper which we can already set without 3rd party apps..
(what i miss most on my iPhone, a decent File Manager..)
08-13-2009, 12:40 PM #3
as well as
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08-13-2009, 04:19 PM #4
I have REALLY missed my SMS backgrounds. Now wait for the keyboard to be figured out.
08-13-2009, 06:54 PM #5
Just confirmed it works. Easy.
08-13-2009, 08:09 PM #6
working perfect here thanks..
08-13-2009, 11:08 PM #7
This does not play nice with Bosspaper or winterboard. I can't hide icon labels anymore :/
Last edited by feelinggetsold; 08-13-2009 at 11:13 PM.
08-14-2009, 10:24 AM #8
so to whoever created this.. Where is the sms bacround image located?
08-14-2009, 10:34 AM #9Praise the Devs! To each and every one of you who spend your time writing code and making apps for little or no profit... Its YOU that makes the iPhone great, NOT Apple!! From me to you, a million thanks!!
08-14-2009, 01:40 PM #10
08-14-2009, 02:14 PM #11
So we cant have custom keyboards on 3.x at all anymore ?!?iLive an iLife
08-14-2009, 02:27 PM #12
Oh well! Will just have to live without it I guess.
08-14-2009, 08:28 PM #13
so this is not listed in Cydia yet lol just a thought... does anyone know where the bg image for messages is anyways i would much rather just ssh in and replace that file..
08-14-2009, 10:07 PM #14
The reason this screws with Winterboard hide icon labels is becuz it adds a reflection to the dock aswell messing with the plists. Which makes no sense...why add reflection to the package?
08-15-2009, 08:48 AM #15
08-15-2009, 11:08 PM #16
It's deffinatly a step in the right direction.
This app only installed for me when placed in root/var/mobile and then installed via mobile terminal.
Good luck everybody.
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08-18-2009, 08:12 PM #17
Thought i would let everyone know i made some backgrounds to use with this, still working on them and resolution etc but these look cool on my phone so if you want them here they are! Enjoy!
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08-18-2009, 08:24 PM #18
once it's installed the background images are located in /private/var/mobile/Library and named SMSBackground.jpg or png
08-19-2009, 09:51 AM #19
had to create the path (/Cydia/AutoInstall/) reboot, and worky...
08-19-2009, 01:13 PM #20
can anyone edit html because i found the setwallpaper html thingy that says what and where and how things work on winterboard???