iPhone Can we uninstall Winterboard safely?

NovemberWhiskey

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Last time I uninstalled Winterboard, it bricked my phone.

I recall it being a documented problem. Has it been fixed yet?

Can we safely remove Winterboard without bricking?
 

nwmtnbiker

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Apr 5, 2011
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I'm on iOS 6.1.2 with an iPhone 5 and have not had any problems in the last 2 months. I did just remove it until a lighter colored theme comes out.

When you install winter board it also installs libhide and pincrush. In case you ever wanna remove it again...
 

NovemberWhiskey

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thanks guys. I guess the problem was fixed. I uninstalled Winterboard without any problems.

:)
 

dhlizard

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Mar 16, 2009
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The Jailbreak Community
Last time I uninstalled Winterboard, it bricked my phone.

I recall it being a documented problem. Has it been fixed yet?

Can we safely remove Winterboard without bricking?
Only a sudden hardware failure can "brick" a phone.
The term "bricking" is horridly overused by those who ready haven't done enough reading or research on how to recover a phone from a software error.