Jump to content

Welcome to AppCake Forum
Register now to gain access to all of our features. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more. If you already have an account, login here - otherwise create an account for free today!

[HOW-TO] Change Root password for iOS

  • This topic is locked This topic is locked
No replies to this topic



    Make Music Forever

  • IC Uploader
  • 1,064 posts
    • Time Online: 22d 6h 13m 14s
  • iDevices Owned:iPod Classic, iPod Touch 4, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPhone 5, iPad 1, iPad 2, iPad 4, iPad Air, iMac, iHave a PC

Hey friends!


If you are looking to change your root password for iOS:


Using Terminal:

  • Type 'su root'
  • Enter the root password (default is 'alpine')
  • Type 'passwd'
  • Enter your new password
  • Enter your new password again



It's simple to do, but not everyone knows how :)

  • hotsjf, Ak0-Sardashti, alienopo and 2 others like this