Fix Cydia Crashing Error after unc0ver iOS 12/12.1.2 Untethered Jailbreak


unc0ver iOS 12 and iOS 12.1.2 untethered jailbreak was released few days ago and some users are reporting crashing of Cydia on their iPhone XS, 8 Plus, X and older A12 devices. This article will help you fix the problem of Cydia crashing after unc0ver iOS 12-12.1.2 jailbreak.

Jailbreaking iDevices has waned in popularity to some degree, in our opinion, due to the response of other apps/websites that cut off functionality to devices that appear to have been jailbroken.


That being said, with the release of a new operating system, we see a surge of questions and problems arising out of the installation of the new jailbreak, as it can take a while for tweaks and apps to catch up. 

Fix Cydia crashing on iOS 12 and iOS 12.1.2 after unc0ver untethered jailbreak

Cydia is one of these. Cydia is the obvious reason for users to jailbreak their iDevices. The reason is availability of jailbreak tweaks to customize iPhone or iPad running on iOS 12 or later. You can find open source packages and also purchase your customizations for devices that have been jailbroken. 

In case you were anxiously waiting for unc0ver untethered iOS 12 and iOS 12.1.2 jailbreak but ended up with crashed Cydia and unable to install Cydia tweaks then worry not. There is a simple work around that will help you fix the annoying Cydia errors on your iPhone which is jailbroken using unc0ver tool.

Steps to fix Cydia:

  1. Reboot your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Re-launch unc0ver jailbreak tool.
  3. Press the jailbreak button.
  4. Wait till process is completed.

Once done with above steps, re-launch Cydia. Hopefully it will launch without any issues. Meanwhile, have a look at best Cydia sources for iOS 12 to get most out of your jailbroken iPhone or iPad.

If you are facing any other problem with unc0ver iOS 12 and iOS 12.1.2 unethered jailbreak, feel free to let us know and we will try to sort that out.

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