Contacts icon greyed out

Discussion in 'iPad Help' started by Smooth65, May 8, 2012.

  1. Smooth65
    Offline

    Smooth65 iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    55
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Mississippi
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Hi. My contacts icon on the springboard is grayed all of a sudden. Been this way for 3 days now. Whats causing this? I am jail broken. Thanks in advance
  2. Mickey330
    Offline

    Mickey330 Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2010
    Messages:
    11,591
    Thanks Received:
    1,837
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Western NY state (USA)
    Ratings:
    +2,012 / 0
    If you mean greyed out as in "there's no detail and it looks like a white square," then try to respring the iPad. That should fix it.

    If not, go to Cydia and download the free tweak "iWipeCache." Once it's installed, start it and it'll cause a respring. Hopefully, THAT should take care of it.

    Sometimes, you may have to do multiple resprings to get the white icons to go away. And, no, I really don't know the cause of them. I get them, usually after downloading something from Cydia or after theming. Again, a respring or two fixes it.

    Good luck and let us know how you get on.

    Marilyn
  3. Smooth65
    Offline

    Smooth65 iPF Novice

    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    55
    Thanks Received:
    0
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Mississippi
    Ratings:
    +0 / 0
    Wow it worked. A respring fixed it. Thanks so much!
  4. Mickey330
    Offline

    Mickey330 Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2010
    Messages:
    11,591
    Thanks Received:
    1,837
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Western NY state (USA)
    Ratings:
    +2,012 / 0
    Great! Glad it worked.

    Again, this may happen again. Just respring and you should be good to go...

    Marilyn

Share This Page

Search tags for this page
greyed out icons on iphone
,
ipad icons grayed out
,

ipad icons greyed out

,

iphone contacts greyed out

,

iphone icons greyed out