Favorites is a unique feature in Phone app on iPhone. It allows you to list your special contacts separately to communicate with them instantly. While it brings the much-needed convenience that every user would love to have, it might expose the privacy of certain individuals especially if they don’t want others to know who their favorites contacts are. Is there any way to hide Favorites tab in Phone app?
HideFavoritesTab is a Cydia tweak for iOS 8 that lets you hide not only Favorites tab but also Voicemail tab in Phone app on iPhone. If you are concerned about not letting people find out who you are personally attached with, this can be a pretty handy tweak to try for. Head over to discover more about this tweak.
How to Hide Favorites Tab and VoiceMail Tab in Phone App On iPhone
Step #1. Install HideFavoritesTab tweak from BigBoss repo.
Step #2. Once you install it, launch Settings app.
Step #3. Scroll down and select HideFavoritesTab.
Step #4. Now, switch on Hide Favourites Tab and/or Hide VoicemailTab as per your need.
Note: If the Phone app was already opened before installing this tweak, you won’t see the change immediately. Quit Phone app and launch it again to see the changes.
That’s it! From now onwards, Voicemail as well as Favourites tabs will be hidden in Phone app on your iPhone. At any time, you don’t want them to remain hidden; you can follow all the above mentioned steps and switch them off.
You can use this tweak to set keypad default option as well.
It can be a cool addition to your list of Cydia tweaks. Though it may not be feature-rich, you can certainly give it a look. As it is available for free from BigBoss repo, it would be nice to check out how it works for you.