Fix iOS 7 Jailbreak Status Bar Overlap Issue – How to

Shaikh Rafia
Posted 3 years ago

After jailbreaking any iOS device powered by iOS 7, a plenty of users have complained about a problematic status bar. Regardless of which device you use, this status bar comes up immediately after jailbreaking your iDevice for many users.fix status bar

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Here is how to fix iOS 7 jailbreak status bar overlap issue:

Fix iOS 7 jailbreak status bar issue:

While this overlapping status bar is not one of the very infuriating issues, it does disturb the user experience. However, here is how you fix this issue by installing a Cydia package.

  • Go to Cydia app and let it refresh.
  • Go to Manage tab from the bottom bar and select Source. 
  • Select Edit and then tap on Add from the top left of nav bar.
  • In the popup, add this URL:
  • Tap on Add Source from the Cydia / APT URL and wait for packages to refresh.
  • Tap on Search tap from bottom bar and search for StatusBarFix2.
  • Install the package.fix status bar issue

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It looks a bit lengthy process, but if you want to get rid of iOS 7 jailbreak status bar overlap issue, this will definitely help you get rid of it.

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