While Cydia and Sileo app comes complete with a series of repositories already built-in, there may be occasions when you want an app or a tweak that isn’t in one of these repositories.
In that case, you will need to add a new one, and we’re going to be telling you how to do this, along with a video to show you how it’s done.
How to Add a Repo on Cydia:
- Open Cydia
- Tap on Sources
- Tap on Edit
- Tap on Add
- Type in the repo URL ( listed below )
- Tap on Add Source, and you are ready to use the new repo.
- The new repo will be added and updated.
Cydia Repos Sources:
There are loads of repositories out there, but not all of them are trustworthy or safe to use. Before you go find them on the internet and add them, cast your eye over our top picks. All of these sources have been tested:
- HASHBANG Productions – URL – https://cydia.hbang.ws
HASHBANG contains a lot of tweaks that have proven useful, such as Tap to Unlock and ScreenFade.
- Karen’s Pineapple – URL – http:Cydia.angelxwind.net
This one is for those who love to play retro console games as it contains a whole heap of game emulators for all different consoles, like PS1 and Nintendo.
- TeamXBMC – URL – http://mirrors.xbmc.org/apt/ios
XBMC is the best media center available, providing a considerable number of options to users.
- BiteSMS Beta – URL – test-cydia.bitesms.com
BiteSMS is the most useful tweak for providing a Messages app that makes the stock iOS Messages app look poor.
- iCleaner Pro – URL – http://exile90software.com/cydia
iCleaner is an incredibly useful tweak, providing tools that help clear the junk from your device, broken links, cache files, duplicate files, and more, helping to provide space and memory.
- Ryan Petrich – URL – http://rpetri.ch/repo
Ryan Petrich is one of the most popular and active developers, always bringing new tweaks out and continually updating the older ones to keep them working. This repo source is where you will find BrowserChooser and Activator, two of the more popular tweaks.
- Coolstar – URL – http://coolstar.org
This is another of the sources for advanced users, this time providing several useful command-line tweaks.
- ParrotGeek – URL – https://parrotgeek.com/repo
ParrotGeek offers users some quite useful tweaks, like Siri Old Voice and Adrenaline.
- Coke Pokes – URL – http://cokepokes.myrepospace.com
This is another of the sources that aren’t so well known, but it does offer great tweaks like AirBlueEnabler.
- Apple Watch UI – URL – http://cydia.myrepospace.com/lamerz
If you want your iPhone interface to look like that of the Apple Watch, this is the source to get the right tweak.
Free Cydia Tweak Sources:
An excellent source for Cydia tweaks to choose from, including some tweaks and iOS themes to help you customize your device. Try AppSwitcher, for starters.
Home to a great choice of themes, including the popular Dreamboard themes, along with games, apps, and tweaks, all free. Try AndroidLock and iSHSHit.
A top source that includes loads of free apps, games, themes, and tweaks. Try BiteSMS and MyWi.
More Cydia Repo Sources:
Sileo Repo Sources:
Read how to add a repo on Sileo in the linked tutorial.
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