iPad Best way to upgrade to ios6 without losing all my stuff?

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by macmee, Feb 9, 2013.

  1. macmee Suspended

    macmee

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    #1
    Hi

    I have an iPad 3 and iPhone 4s both jailbroken and want to know if there's any way at all that I can jailbreak and still keep my cydia things, as I have quite a lot of them!
     
  2. thelatinist macrumors 603

    thelatinist

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    Connecticut, USA
    #2
    There are apps that will reinstall your Cydia packages, but I would not recommend using them for a firmware upgrade. Not all tweaks are 6.x compatible, so it is best to just keep a list and install each package individually after thoroughly researching it.
     
  3. Tmlfan3 macrumors regular

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    I used PKGBackup (found in Cydia). Worked great. Backed up my jb tweaks/apps to my dropbox account. Worked great. Even saved all my settings. Recommend checking the jb compatible tweaks list in this forum and just dont back those up. Only issue i had was gridlock.
     

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