If you have been a regular user of computer, then you should be quite aware that it can accumulate junk files over continued usage. These junks which include cached files, temp files, cookies, thumbnails and many more, only take up unnecessary space and clutter your system. Now this is applicable to your mobile devices as well, seeing that most modern smartphones nowadays can be considered a mini-computer. So you might ask, is there any way that will allow you to clean up your iOS device of all sorts of junk? Well, you will want to check out this jailbreak app from Cydia.
A new jailbreak utility has been released in Cydia today and it is called iCleaner. So what makes this utility worth checking out? The app describes itself as the ultimate iPhone cleaning app. If you are familiar with the popular junk cleaner CCleaner for Windows and Mac, then you should be able to easily make the connection as they work in a similar fashion (the icon used is even similar to iCleaner). So if you have used CCleaner before, you will know what to expect.
iCleaner is your go-to utility if you want to remove junk files on iPhone. For instance, running the utility will allow you to delete cookies, browsing history and cache files in Safari. It can also work for apps as well such as Facebook, iFile, Instagram, Installous, Skyfire, Twitter and more. Other system cache and temporary files from the iOS will be cleaned up as well if you run this utility. Cleaning / removing these junk files can free up your device's storage space and it could improve its overall performance.
iCleaner is fairly easy to use. Simply install the application from Cydia and you should see a new icon in your Springboard. Tap on the icon and it should launch the utility. You will then be asked which aspect of the device would you like to cleanup. The cleanup process should only take a few minutes or less and once the process is completed, it will display a summary notification that contains how much space has been recovered.
iCleaner is a great cleanup utility that really comes in handy especially when you consider yourself to be a heavy user. Not to mention that it is free as well. We recommend that you run the app at least once a month. Download iCleaner from Cydia under BigBoss repo for FREE.
So you can install iCleaner, you must of course have a jailbroken iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Luckily, we have the tutorials that you need. For iPhone 4S and iPad 2 users in iOS 5.0.1, you will need to download the Absinthe Jailbreak Tool and follow these tutorials: To jailbreak your iDevice on Mac using Absinthe, refer to our Jailbreak iPhone 4S Guide for Mac or for Windows users, you can read our Jailbreak iPhone 4S Guide for Windows. As for the rest of the devices (A4) on iOS 5.0.1, you can use our iOS 5.0.1 untethered jailbreak guide. For users who are currently in iOS 5.1, use the following guides: Redsn0w | Sn0wbreeze.Contact Us for News Tips, Corrections and Feedback