Recently when Taig iOS 8.3 Jailbreak is out many users reported that Cydia Tweaks are not showing in settings and they are searching for a fix. Usually, most of the installed Cydia tweaks will show up in settings so that you can play with the settings of the tweak without any hassle. So if you also faced the Cydia tweaks not showing in settings issue then there is no need to panic as there are several ways to fix it.
There are may be several reasons for the issue is a broken tweak or an update failure. Many users reported the same after iOS 8.3 Jailbreak because Cydia is not updated to support iOS 8.3 and it is fixed after “Saurik” updated Cydia which is patched with the next Taig Jailbreak tool. So let’s have a look at the solution to fix Cydia tweaks don’t show up in Settings on iPhone & iPad.
How To Fix Cydia tweaks not showing in Settings on iPhone & iPad
You can try things like “Reinstalling Cydia Mobile Substrate” for this you can search “Mobile Substrate” in Cydia using the search icon located at the bottom of the screen. In most of the cases, the issue will be fixed and if you are still facing it then you may need to try other fixes too.
This is not the first time users reported about the same issue which is caused by an update of PreferenceLoader tweak which is used to show tweaks in settings. You can overcome the issue by reinstalling or updating the “PreferenceLoader” tweak. You can follow the below steps fix the Preferenceloader Cydia tweak issue.
How to fix PreferenceLoader Cydia tweak
- Navigate to “Cydia” application on your device.
- Next tap on “Manage” >> “Packages“.
- Now search for “PreferenceLoader” by scrolling down the list of tweaks.
- If you find one then click on it and select “Modify >> Re-Install“.
- If you are unable to find one then you can search for the tweak in Cydia and install it.
- You need to reboot your device after that.
Most probably the issue of Cydia tweaks not showing in settings will be fixed, but if you are still facing it then it is mostly due to corrupted Cydia installation. You need to re-jailbreak your device & If you are running iOS 8.3 then you can check our iOS 8.3 Jailbreak Guide.
If you have installed a number of Cydia tweaks on your device then make sure that all of them are update and uninstall the tweak which you are not using. Hope you solved the issue of Cydia tweaks not showing up in Settings on iPhone & iPad. Do comment if you’re facing issue and share the guide if it helped you.