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Thread: WinterBoard Upgrade
03-16-2009, 04:12 PM #1WinterBoard Upgrade
i just upgraded my winterboard to the newest version through cydia and now it seems that the backgrounds for themes arent working anymore. is anyone having the same problem?
03-16-2009, 04:16 PM #2
Same problem here....
03-16-2009, 04:17 PM #3
Yup, I'm having the same problem. Running on an iPhone 3G FW : 2.2
I upgraded a few minutes ago and now my backgrounds won't work, no text on home screen(shows custom icon but not the names), I have reinstalled winterboard twice and still no luck.
03-16-2009, 04:27 PM #4
seems like they added another new version that fixed wallpapers. everythings alright now.
03-16-2009, 04:32 PM #5
03-16-2009, 04:32 PM #6
Yep, that did the trick
03-16-2009, 07:28 PM #7
well i just upgraded my winterboard, and when i pressed respring it did its thing and now my springboard is all messed up, the text under my icons are off center, my dock reflections are off, and the date in the calendar went off to the side. its like everything shifted to the right. everything was normal before i upgraded. is anyone else having the problem or is it just me? what should i do ahhh? help please!!
heres what my springboard looks like (see how everything is shifted?!)
03-16-2009, 08:11 PM #8
anyone can tell me where to put the folder for the different wallpapers?
03-16-2009, 09:08 PM #9
03-16-2009, 09:48 PM #10
Great update. I'm consistently getting 2-3 addition MB.
03-16-2009, 10:43 PM #11
How to do that?
Create new folder Per Page Wallpaper within /stast/themeXXY/
Copy your png files to that folder,naming them
Page0.png (page 1)
Page1.png (page 2)
Page2.png (page 3)
Activate it in winterboard
03-19-2009, 12:31 PM #12
... try this ....
1) Using WinSCP, Commands, Open Terminal
2) On iPhone
Settings/Wallpaper, select picture, set a wallpaper. (A new LockBackground.jpg was created)
3) Using WinSCP/Terminal (from #1 above)
cp /var/mobile/Library/LockBackground.jpg /var/mobile/Library/Themes/Your-Theme-Name/Page'X'.png
don't forget to substitute a number [0,1,2 ...] for 'X'
4) Repeat 2-3 for each page (Page1.png, Page2.png, Page 3.png ...)
Respring or activate your new theme in Winterboard
Note 1: If you don't want a custom image for one of your springboard pages, omit that PageX.png. Winterboard uses the default 'black' background.
Note 2: If you have the patience and good typing skills, this can also all be done within MobileTerminal (without WinSCP or an external computer). The sequence and commands are identical.
Last edited by Mes; 03-19-2009 at 01:33 PM. Reason: correct typo
03-20-2009, 10:37 AM #13
pre97lude: which theme is that? I haven't seen it elsewhere.
03-24-2009, 10:16 AM #14
I can't use that iphonebrowser program to put this stuff into the library/themes directory?
03-24-2009, 11:08 AM #15