Apple may have brought some animated wallpapers to the iPhone many thanks to in 2012’s iOS 7 update, yet that doesn’t imply that proprietors of the prominent mobile phone could simply go establishing things as their home or lock display wallpapers willy-nilly.

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Apple still firmly manages exactly what individuals could make their apples iphone and iPads appear like, and while the unannounced iOS 8 could signify an unwinding of such limitations, the very best method to untether your iOS tool from Jonny Ive is still to jailbreak it.

Which makes us back to those wallpapers. Lots of folks, and typically those jailbreaking in fact, like to give their iPhones and iPads something of a personal touch. While several of us could be happy to merely have a picture of our pet dog on our lock displays, others wish to be able to personalize everything to the Extreme, with wallpapers commonly the least of their concerns.

If you’ve ever wished to have additional control over your wallpapers though, and have a hankering for something a bit much more animated compared to just what Apple provides from the box, then GIFPaper might well be something worth visiting. You’ll need to be jailbroken, however afterwards you merely need a buck to be able to capitalize on exactly what this tweak as to provide.

So just what precisely does it provide?

Well, as that name actually must have provided away by now, GIFPaper lets any person that installs it alter their wallpapers to any computer animated GIF. Both the lock and home displays can be tailored to make use of a GIF instead of a conventional image, which GIF can be decided on by either choosing one in the application’s environments by giving an ADDRESS, or by tapping and hanging on an animated GIF in Safari and afterwards deciding on the ‘‘ Set wallpaper’ option. It really is that simple.


The tweak’s designer does assure additional alternatives are in the stories, yet for merely $ 1 we do not see what’s not to like concerning GIFPaper as it stands.

If you’ve acquired some amazing GIFs that are just pleading to be turned into wallpapers, now’s the time to locate an extra buck and acquire your practical GIFPaper using Cydia.


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