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Thread: Removing "Enter Passcode"
02-23-2010, 11:39 PM #1Removing "Enter Passcode"
Is this possible?
I want to get rid of the text "Enter Passcode"...
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02-23-2010, 11:45 PM #2
That's a good one! I'd like to change it as well. Hmmmm ...
02-24-2010, 12:58 AM #3
Its part of the SpringBoard.strings file.
This is the value for the passcode:
You can add or change it with a text editor or iFile.OpenFient/Any other gametype: JBone1337
02-24-2010, 02:05 AM #4
^ thanks! I should have known but I wrongly assumed it'd be somewhere else. All I had to do was mod springboard.strings in my theme.
02-24-2010, 10:27 PM #5
Wow, it worked!
I didn't think it was that easy. I've asked this question multiple times and someone finally knows how to do it. Thanks a whole lot! =)
03-11-2010, 12:06 PM #6
awesome but where is SpringBoard.strings located on iphone?
03-11-2010, 12:39 PM #7
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03-11-2010, 12:53 PM #8
Look in SpringBoard.app/en.lproj of your theme or make the needed folders for a theme. Original file (don't change here but gives you an idea what can be changed in a theme) is in System/Library/CoreServices/SpringBoard.app/English.lproj/SpringBoard.strings
03-11-2010, 01:11 PM #9
i may give iDesigner a go.
I have the illumine theme installed but do not have SpringBoard.app/en.lproj file in there. it seems the only one i have found is in the System/Library/CoreServices/SpringBoard.app/English.lproj/SpringBoard.strings area
03-11-2010, 01:36 PM #10
Oops forgot to add that SpringBoard .app is in a folder called "Folders"
03-11-2010, 01:39 PM #11
thanks. i found the "folders" under my theme but nothing is in there.
should i copy the SpringBoard.app to this folder and modify it?
03-11-2010, 02:14 PM #12
You only need the parts of it you wish modified. Make a copy to your desktop or wherever. Open it and change the parts you want. Keep those and delete the other parts that remain "stock". Then copy/move it into your theme. For an example my SpringBoard.strings file (in my theme) looks like this:
Huh! Well the spaces translated to *'s so where you see a * there should be a space
Last edited by davesnothere11; 03-11-2010 at 02:14 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
03-11-2010, 02:26 PM #13
Thanks for the info.
I will continue to play with this until it works
05-30-2011, 11:18 AM #14
This post was super helpful, made me sign up for ModMyI. Thanks everyone, I got the "Enter Passcode" lock gone, added the string text with ifile to my custom Typophone 4 theme. Now, does anyone know how to remove that background image, the one behind where enter passcode used to be? I would really like to see my wallpaper background on the lock screen. Thanks all.