Can you hide the carrier on iOS 7?

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by nhlfreak98, Jun 20, 2013.

  1. macrumors 6502

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    I've seen some people have. Is there a way I can do this? And this is for my personal use and I think iOS 7 looks better with out a carrier anyways
     
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    as far as i know you can't unless you are jail broke
     
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    Intell

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    No, this is not a feature of iOS 7.
     
  4. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    I thought it was because when they were previewing it. The carrier didn't show up and my friend got iOS 7 and his carrier didn't show up
     
  5. macrumors 6502

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    apple never shows the carrier. i have no idea how your friend doesnt have it.
     
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    Night Spring

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    I thought that iOS 7 no longer showed the carrier. That is, you can't show the carrier even if you wanted to.
     
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    Incorrect. The carrier shows like Intell said.
     
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    BasicGreatGuy

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    What is with the desire to not have one's cell carrier show? Of all the things to focus on...
     
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    No doubt.
     
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    Steve Ballmer

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    No. It is still shown, just like always.
     
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    aDRock1154

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    Is CarrierEditor compatible with iOS 7 (beta)?
     
  12. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    I don't have a Mac
     
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    aDRock1154

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    It works with Windows, also..
     
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    It does
     
  15. macrumors 6502

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    what is the CarrierEditor? i never heard of it
     
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    Stooby Mcdoobie

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    Read this.
     
  17. macrumors 6502

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    thank you very much
     
  18. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    I don't think it works I think apple patched it
     
  19. macrumors 6502a

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    I can see where people are coming from. It's largely pointless when you're not roaming, and besides those new dots take up more room on the status bar. If you can hide the carrier name you recover some space.
     
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    Krissypantz2828

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    Ive noticed many users of apple, ask questions like these, and it just reminds me of android. Because I used to have one, there were many things we can do..like customize practically everything. But what I dont get is how people continue to remain apple fans but at the same time, want the customization that androids have? I knew from day one when I got an iPhone that I would be giving up customization on many levels. Not to sound rude but its something that you either live with or buy a new phone!!!
     
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    BUMP - anyone know about any news on this? I want to hide the carrier for a cleaner look.
     
  22. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Same I heard you need a jailbreak
     
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    Any one found a way yet
     
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    Sital

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    There is still no workaround for CarrierEditor on iOS 7 according to the developer.
     
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    I found a way but its only for no service sim not your regular sim
     

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