How To Fake Location On iPhone
By Rajat Jain
– September 1, 2015 11:27 PM –
It is not wrong to say Internet is an amazing place and it looks more astonishing when viewed from your smartphone. But the beauty varies from place to place and so the apps and websites behaves if they thought that you were at a particular place instead of where you are currently standing at. Location plays a vital role and it actually controls the way you access apps on your device, whether you want to fake location on Tinder to find your match in different location or just trying to fake location on WhatsApp to save yourself from your spouse’s traumatising questions about your location, your iPhone will never ignore your commands.
As we know, if operated properly, iPhone is quite a versatile gadget under your hood. From Getting Notified When Someone Is Online On WhatsApp to Pause and resume a Video Recording, it can handle quite a lot of things that can’t be imagined until you dare to think. So, why not try to fake location on iPhone, reasons are quite obvious and couple of them are mentioned above. For the same, today at GizmoStorm, we’ll let you know apart from Tinder and WhatsApp, how you can fake location on Snapchat, Facebook messenger and many location based app on your iPhone :
Pre-requisites Before You Fake Location On iPhone :
- iPhone running on iOs 5.x to iOs 8.x
- Your iPhone should be Jailbroken.
How To Fake Location On iPhone :
Step 1 : Head over to Cydia, If you don’t know what it is, then probably you don’t know about Jailbreak. I recommend you to Jailbreak your iOs device first and then continue with the guide.
Now, locate and install LocationFaker8 in case you are running iOs 8 or locate and install LocationFaker in case you are are iOs 5.x to iOs 7.x user. Both the apps are paid one and priced at $2.99. If you are not convinced, you wish to download paid Cydia apps free.
I strongly recommend you to go for paid one, developers work day and night to make our lives easy. They deserves your support.
Step 2 : Locate the LocationFaker icon from device SpringBoard and Open it. Now, enter the location you want to fake and turn the service ON. I am currently in India and faking the location to Manchester.
Step 3 : Now press the ‘i’ button at the right bottom corner of the LocationFaker screen and tap White List. Select all the all apps for which you want to fake location and tap Done.
Step 4 : Let’s test if my location has been faked or not, for instance I am using WhatsApp to check my Location and as you can see it’s Manchester now.
You are done with How To Fake Location On iPhone. Facing any issue? Ask your queries in Comment section or shoot up a mail, we are always available.
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