Delete TweakBox

Right now, we are in the middle of a jailbreak drought and it’s not looking like ending anytime soon. This leaves the jailbreak community desperately trying to find ways to get their favorite Cydia apps and tweaks onto their devices without installing a jailbreak first. The answer has been found, an app installer called TweakBox that provides similar features to what Cydia gives us but on a more basic level. You can download tweaks to modify your favorite apps, download paid apps and even download modified versions of your favorite games.

Image : Delete TweakBox Tutorial

The real benefits of TweakBox are in the fact that you do not need to jailbreak and that means you can modify your device to your heart’s content without fear of having your Apple warranty voided. You can also delete it and reinstall it at will very easily and we’ll show you to do that with the steps below. To download TweakBox follow the steps at the given link. If you find yourself faced with a Profile Installation Failed error, the steps to fix it are provided in the linked article.

How to Delete TweakBox :

There are two ways to do this. Both these methods are explained below with detailed step by step process.

Method 1 :

  1. Open Settings > General > Profile 
  2. Tap the profile for TweakBox
  3. Tap on Delete Profile
  4. Close Settings and TweakBox will be gone

Method 2 :

  1. Tap and hold the icon for TweakBox on your home screen 
  2. All the app icons will go into wiggle mode; tap the cross in the corner of the TweakBox icon 
  3. You will be asked to confirm the deletion of TweakBox; tap on Delete 

Video:  Watch the video to see these steps

Method 3: Restore to Factory Settings

Doing this will remove all your data and all your settings, not just TweakBox, restoring your device to the most up to date version of the iOS firmware:

  1. You need to make sure you are running the latest iTunes version
  2. Next, back your data up through iTunes and iCloud
  3. Now unlock your iOS device and disable Find My iPhone/iPad, whichever applies. It can easily be enabled again later
  4. Launch iTunes and plug your device into your computer
  5. If you need to, type your passcode on your device and a message will appear asking if you Trust This Computer – tap Yes
  6. If you have two or more devices registered through iTunes, click the name of the one you are restoring
  7. Now click on Restore and then Restore to confirm
  8. Wait while iTunes restores your iOS device to factory settings, removing TweakBox from your device and updating it to the latest firmware
  9. When your iPhone or iPad has rebooted and is at the Hello screen, you can set it up how you want it

Method 4: Restoring From an iTunes Backup

One last way to remove TweakBox from your iPhone or iPad is to restore your device using one of your iTunes backups:

  1. Launch iTunes on your computer and plug your device into the computer
  2. Input your passcode if you need to and when the popup message appears, click Yes you Trust This Computer
  3. Click on the name of the connected device (only applies if you have more than one registered device)
  4. Click on Restore Backup and you will see a list of all your backups in iTunes
  5. Pick the one you want to restore to and click it; Click Restore
  6. Leave your device to restore from your chosen iTunes backup
  7. If asked to during the restore, input your password
  8. Leave things be until the restore process has completed – do NOT unplug your device until it has finished because it cant sync with your computer if you do
  9. When the restore has finished completely disconnect your device and begin using it

Why You Should Give TweakBox a Chance :

There are many great reasons to try TweakBox [ read about ] ; although it isn’t quite the same as Cydia it does offer a half decent alternative while we wait for a new jailbreak. Some of the reasons why you should try TweakBox include:

  • No jailbreak required
  • Easy to install
  • Easy to delete
  • No need to worry about the safety of your warranty
  • Plenty of paid and premium apps to choose from
  • Downloads third-party apps
  • Downloads modified iOS store apps
  • Much more besides

Instead of fretting over the lack of a current jailbreak, make the most of TweakBox and download as many apps, tweaks and games as you can. While it isn’t as comprehensive as Cydia it is a really good alternative.

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11 Comments

  1. 3 of the hacked games stopped mid install and now I can’t delete them. I’ve untrusting the publishers but the icons are still there. Help!

  2. I tryed to get your app youtube crucube,movie box and snapchat ++ but they have frozen my phone up and I can’t open them at all I tryed to delet them but they just won’t go I tryed deleting them from settings I tryed deleting them from the home screen nothing will work I uninstalled and reinstalled TweakBox but now I can’t even install apps please help if you know how to fix this

  3. I downloaded tweakbox on my android and I had deleted the app. However im now getting these pop up ads on my home screen what should I do.

    1. You must have downloaded TweakBox from an untrusted source.Download from the original TweakBox page and all the ads should go away.

  4. cant delet tweakbox apps from my iphone x, they are stuck and because if that cant install any other app store apps or update any. I tried usual way of holding app snd hitting cross, tried deleting through settings, general and profiles, tried deleting through settings general storage and apps nothing works. reboted iphone many times with no luck. dont wanna restore my iphone plz help.

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