If you want to play YouTube videos in the background while multitasking on your iPhone, you need $ 1
YouTube Tools from Justin Petkovic is a tweak that can be installed via Cydia or Sileo that allows you to play music in the background, in addition to removing age restrictions and blocking advertisements while using YouTube. And that's just the tip of the iceberg – the tweak also comes with lots of settings to further customize YouTube to your personal preferences.
You must already have YouTube installed for the tweak to do its magic, because this is not & # 39; t a separate app such as YouTube ++. It doesn't work if you depend on your browser to access YouTube, so you must have the app installed. That said, getting and opening YouTube Tools couldn't be easier, as we'll show below.
Step 1: Install YouTube Tools
Open Cydia or Sileo to begin and type "youtube tools" in the search field on the "Search" tab. Tap the top result and then press "Install" (Cydia) or "Get" (Sileo) on the next page to continue.
Now tap "Confirm" (Cydia) or swipe up from the bottom of the "Wait" card and select "Confirm" next to it (Sileo) The tweak will now be downloaded to your device, so wait for the process to finish Press & # 39; Restart SpringBoard & # 39; after it is ready to jump your iPhone and complete the installation of YouTube Tools.
You can now customize the YouTube user interface with YouTube Tools, so go to Settings and tap the tweak on the main page and from there you will be greeted with a whole series of switches that you can enable, starting with basic functions such as "Play in background" that allows background to be played, "No video ads "preventing ads from appearing in videos &" No age "Restriction" that removes the feature.
In addition to these settings, you can turn off other functions with YouTube Tools that you may not use, such as the "Upload upload" and "Voice search" functions. To further unravel the YouTube interface, you can use tabs such as & # 39; Trending & # 39; and & # 39; Subscription & # 39; and the & # 39; Status Bar & # 39; from your iPhone for a cleaner look. Regardless of which settings you have adjusted, tap & # 39; Respring & # 39; to apply the changes made.
Once your iPhone resprings opens, you can now open YouTube and play all the videos you want, all while browsing the internet or chatting with friends while the audio from your video plays in the background and you can listen to it. If that added convenience wasn't enough, all the media you play will continue uninterrupted, even if you put your iPhone to sleep and you can control it directly from the lock screen and the Control Center.
And if you have disabled ads on your video & # 39; s, you will no longer be bombarded with commercials at every point of the video to prevent distractions. All in all, YouTube Tools is a must-download if you have a jailbreak iPhone to give you absolute control over this essential app.
What YouTube says is missing view the ability to [YouTube9024] store YouTube video & # 39; s in the iPhone & # 39; s app of the iPhone. This is a much needed feature and with YouTube Premium you can only download videos for offline use in the app, which means that those videos remain in the app, not in your Photos & # 39; s app.
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