MUST-HAVE Cydia apps for new jailbreakers

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Alright, I searched for about 15 pages for a good bundle-list of must-have Cydia apps. I haven't jailbroken in about two years so Im far out of date but I vaguely remember winterboard, springboard, various homescreen apps, etc. What are your must-haves?
 

Europa

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#2
SBSettings
iFile
WinterBoard
Safari Download Manager
Attachment Saver
BiteSMS or iRealSMS
YourTube 2
Navigate From Maps (if you use Navigon or Tom Tom)
SwitcherMod
TetherMe or MyWi
Snap Tap
Action Menu (not working on 4.3.1 yet, AFAIK)
 

Lon

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Doesn't Switchermod require Backgrounder? And Action Menu is the Cat's Meow ( my new best friend). Hope it works soon. Finally got 3gs JB on 4.3.1. iPad next and then - maybe - iPhone 4!
 

Hawk

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I use OpenSSH, VoiceActivator, MyWi, SBSettings, and FakeClockUp.
However, my phone is SLOW after jailbreaking, even with fakeclockup, it's still almost painfully slow. I'm going to give it 24 hours. If it still feels too slow, I'm going back to stock.
 

psylichon

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Yeah something's not right there, Hawk. My phone is fast as ever with less stuttering on the multitask bar and opening folders compared to 4.2.1.
 

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I shy away from Winterboard tweaks, personally. I like Barrel and Parallax... combined they make a nice effect. I also use CleanStatus to remove carrier and other unnecessary items from my status bar. 5 Icon Springboard and Dock with Shrink (which isn't working right now with 4.3.1) is also a great combo.
 

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in the process of restoring my Phone. There was definitely something wrong. It was just way too slow compared to stock 4.3.1
 
Apr 2, 2011
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Don't need iBlank ...you can just use Gridlock to arrange icon apps....and 5 icon Dock[/QUOTE]

Awesome, thanks for the heads up! So much better than iBlank! Now I wish Suave HD didn't remove the shadow from icons!