Install iFile: File Manager and Viewer for iPhone, iPad and iPod [Cydia Tweak]

Navigating through files on your iphones, ipads, and ipods has never been this easier. Using iFile — a file manager that runs under user root — you can manage and view files on your iDevices. The current version is iFile 1.6.1-3 and is available in Cydia (BigBoss repo). Below are some of its features.

  • Fast navigation through the iDevice file system.
  • You can directly view filesof various types, e.g. movies, sounds, text, HTML, compressed files etc. Zip packing and unpacking is also supported.
  • Files can be sent as email attachments.
  • Text files and property lists can be edited.
  • Folders and files can be bookmarked.
  • Files can be uploaded and downloaded using iFile’s built-in browser.

In order to install this, you must have a jailbroken iDevice. Here are the steps to jailbreak your device if you haven’t done it already.

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How to Install iFile 1.6.1-3 on your iDevice:

  1. On your jailbroken device, launch Cydia.
  2. Go to Search and then type iFile.
  3. Click on it.
  4. Install.
  5. iFile icon will appear on your desktop. Now you can start navigating through your files.
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