Do you own the newly released iPhone? If yes, then it must be running on latest iOS 12. Luckily, we have got a good news. Cydia Impactor can be used on iOS 12 to sideload your favorite Cydia tweak or app, if you have its ipa file.
Cydia Impactor for iOS 12 to Sideload Apps and Tweaks
Cydia Impactor is one of the best xCode alternative that is used to sideload apps and Cydia tweaks to iOS 12 powered iPhone and iPad. It was released by original Cydia founder, Saurik.
With Cydia Impactor, you can do wonders with your iOS 12 powered iDevice. It has many benefits. Earlier, we have covered a detailed tutorial to fix lockdown error 52 which was reported by users trying Cydia Impactor to sideload apps.
If you have already updated your iPhone or iPad to iOS 12, then you need to download and install the latest version of Cydia Impactor in order to get maximum benefits out of it.
- Download Cydia Impactor
Cydia Impactor works to install apps and files without requiring jailbreak. While there are tons of apps to sideload applications on iPhone, iPhone and iPod Touch devices, Cydia Impactor is unique because it is compatible with multiple PC operating systems (Windows, Mac, and Linux). Further, it is simple to use and free (bonus).
Using Cydia Impactor
Step One: Confirm that you have the latest version of iTunes on your computer
Step Two: Download the IPA file you want to install to your PC if you don’t have it already
Step Three: Download Cydia Impactor (get the latest version if you don’t have it already as updates are frequent)
Step Four: Extract the zipped file
Step Five: Connect your iPhone or other iDevice to your computer with the USB cable
Step Six: Launch Cydia Impactor
Step Seven: once your phone has been recognized, drag and drop the downloaded file you want to install to Cydia Impactor from your computer (or select install package)
Step Eight: Enter your App ID and password
Step Nine: Wait a bit
Step Ten: Once Cydia is done, wake up your device and head to the Device Management section in the settings
Step Eleven: Open up the installed profile and tell your phone to trust the developer
Then you should be able to use your app that you just sideloaded.
Any questions? Let us know in the comments section below.