Apple File Conduit 2 was Cydia tweak by Saurik to access Apple iOS root file system. Unrestr1ct0r or Unrestr1ctor is a free Apple File Conduit 2 alternative that works on iOS 11, 11.1.2, 11.2 and 11.3 and does not require jailbreak. After its installation, you can proceed with iFunBox utility.
If you have been in the jailbreak community for quite a long time, you would have probably tried Apple File Conduit 2 Cydia tweak at some point, which is one of the most widely downloaded Cydia tweaks out there. It is pre-requirement for iFunBox utility, which lets users play with the iOS root file system in order to install 3rd party tweaks and apps.
Since Saurik is working on his own Jailbreak tool, his tweaks are mostly yet to get an update. Apple File Conduit 2 faces same scenario.
How to Install Unrestr1ct0r on iOS 11 without Jailbreak
We want to give a big thanks to a developer named Jake James for releasing a tool called Unrestr1ct0r or Unrestr1ctor that lets you enjoy the same benefits of Apple File Conduit 2 without the need for a jailbreak.
Since Unrestr1ct0r is currently in beta phases, we recommend not to try it out on your iDevice unless you really know how to use it. If you have made up your mind to try it out, follow the steps below:
- Install Cydia on your iDevice using iNoCydia.
- Search for Link Identity Editor and downgrade to version 2.
- Reinstall the jTool Installer.
- Add jakeashacks.com/cydia to repo and refresh it.
- Look for “Unrestr1ct0r” and proceed with its installation.
Once Unrestr1ct0r is installed, download and install iFunBox and enjoy the root access on your iPhone/iPad on iOS 11 to modify and customize your device without jailbreak.
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