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How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

Posted May 27, 2010 at 9:15pm by iClarified · 115822 views
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These are instructions on how to password protect individual applications on your iPhone or iPod touch.

Step One
To follow these instructions you must have jailbroken you iPhone or iPod touch. You can find instructions on how to do that by following the iClarified Jailbreak Wizard

Step Two
Press to launch Cydia from your Springboard
How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

Step Three
Press to select the Sections tab from the bottom of the screen.
How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

Step Four
Press to select System from the list of Sections.
How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

Step Five
Tap to choose Lockdown from the list of Packages.
How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

Step Six
Press the Install button at the top right of the screen.
How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

Step Seven
Press the Confirm button to begin installation.
How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

Step Eight
Press the large Restart SpringBoard button.
How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

Step Nine
Press to launch Lockdown from the SpringBoard.
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Step Ten
When launched for the first time Lockdown will ask you to input a safety word and a password. Input the secret word and pin of your choice then press the Continue button.
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Step Eleven
Lockdown will now show you a list of the applications you have installed on your iPhone. Press to select an app you would like to password protect then press the large Lock button.
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You can do this for as many applications as you like...
How to Password Protect Individual iPhone Apps

Step Twelve
Press the Home button and return to the SpringBoard. Now try to open an application you locked. Notice you need to enter your pin password before the application will open!
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dabonz
dabonz - August 24, 2013 at 9:07pm
I'm My iPhone 5 when it installed and then when I tap the icon you see the apple logo and then restarts in save mode I had to uninstall it ...
nessip
nessip - September 25, 2012 at 6:41am
use AppLocker instead on iOS 5x -it works.
Ardit
Ardit - February 7, 2011 at 3:26pm
it doesnt work for iphone 3Gs , iOS 4.2.1 it says the iphone is in safe mode and he has just crash !!!
Cumifighter
Cumifighter - July 7, 2010 at 3:33am
I try to installed it to my 3GS os4, after it was installed the springboard ran in safe mode, and cannot back to normal mode. Is this lock down version not compatible with os4 ? (cos I already try to install it on os3.1.3 and ran well). Thanks before
moouji
moouji - May 28, 2010 at 10:51am
this already exists in cydia "madvlock" and "iprotect" so its nothing new...
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