Activator is possibly one of the tweaks for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch with Jailbreak known and used by users. This tweak allows users to assign custom actions in response to different beats on the physical device buttons or gestures performed on the touch screen. For example, you can configure actions that are triggered when we make a long press of the volume button or when we make gestures with three fingers on the screen.

Ryan Petrich, its creator, has released a new beta version that converts Cydia Activator tweak a perfectly compatible with iOS 9, although at the moment is in beta.

Here’s what is new:

-Support iOS 9
-Add support for shortcut actions on iOS 9
-Add custom 3D Touch icon events on compatible 3D Touch devices
-Support multi-touch events on iOS 9
-Fix case open/close events being swapped on iOS 8+
-Fix black statusbar as app is launching on iOS 8+
-Add system power down view action
-Adjust naming of custom actions/events to “Build”
-Add launch playing app action
-Only remedy corrupt Today/Tomorrow notification settings upon install
-Update Localizations

Apart from this important development, the new beta version of Activator also supports 3D Touch. As a result, iPhone users 6s and 6s Plus Jailbreak iPhone can take advantage of new touch features of their devices and configure new gesture-based responses. For example, you can change the default by making a long press on an app icon, either native or third parties.

How to install the beta version compatible with iOS 9 Activator

To install on a device with Jailbreak Beta Activator compatible with iOS version 9 is necessary to use the repository of its author. For this we must follow these steps:

  • Open Cydia and touch on Sources in the bottom menu.
  • Click the Edit button to the right and then on Add on the left side.
  • In the new window that appears, enter Ryan Petrich repository URL: “I” (without deleting http: //) and play on Add Source.
  • Currently it includes Cydia repo and will analyze the packages included.
  • All you need do is search for Activator in Cydia and install it like any other tweak.


That’s all, after these steps the tweak is installed, configured and ready to be enjoyed. Activator is now compatible with iOS 9 and 3D Touch

It is important to note that the tweak is still in beta, so bugs could cause certain time. Anyway, it’s about time to get out of this state and created a final version lance Activator compatible with iOS 9 Jailbreak.

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