iOS4 Multitask Toggler

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by Nate025, Sep 4, 2010.

  1. Nate025 macrumors regular

    Oct 18, 2008
    Available now on ModMyi repo, free.

    This does indeed kill multitasking on iPhone4. All apps function just as they would on a pre-iOS4 iDevice. Hope it works as well for you guys as it does for me.
  2. MrThompsonR macrumors 6502


    Dec 15, 2009
    Backgrounder also can do this... I use it with Multiflow for app switching/ closing.
  3. Nate025 thread starter macrumors regular

    Oct 18, 2008
    Your comment got me interested, so I checked out Backgrounder. It turns out it doesn't perform the same actions as this tweak.

    The multitask toggler kills multitasking on iOS4, which includes both background and fast-app switching for everything (including voip/audio/gps/task apps). Without going through activator, the double-click method for fast app switching will be disabled, and all apps will function just as they did pre-iOS4 (ie - no save states, no extra resources consumed, etc.). It does this without any user-intervention.

    This also adds multitasking to non-supported iOS4 devices (iPod Touch 2G, iPhone 3G), and it's easily enabled/disabled through winterboard (which I know some people don't like using, I haven't had a problem).

    Regarding multifl0w, as soon as that app gets fixed up a bit I'm on board. Looks great.
  4. ShadowSonic2 macrumors newbie

    Sep 4, 2010
    I'd also like to mention that I found a little bug in my tweak for iPod Touch 3rd Gens and an updated, fixed version has been submitted to ModMyI.
  5. scirica macrumors 68020


    May 13, 2008
    Dallas, TX
    I actually like the way Apple has implemented multiple-tasking. I did however enhance that with SwitcherPlus, Remove Background and Remove Recents.

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