iPhone dev team released jailbreak for iOS 4.3.1, hence we got the pleasure to tinkering with hidden feature of iOS. Earlier today we told you, how to enable video mirroring on the first generation iPad now we are presenting you another guide to enable / activate four-five finger multitouch gesture on iPad, iOS 4.3.1
Your iPad needs to be jailbroken (obviously), and you need to install iFile from Cydia or openssh from Cydia. If you haven’t jailbroken your iPad yet, then follow our guide to Jailbreak iPad iOS 4.3, 4.3.1 using Redsn0w | Windows, Mac. Once jailbroken, you can SSH in to your iPad file system and do the necessary editing in system files. If you don’t know how to SSH in to iPad, then follow our previous guide to Access iPad File System via SSH on Windows Mac. You can also use iFile, the easiest method to edit your iOS file system.
Note : iPhone 4 / iPhone 3GS user can follow our guide to Enable Multitouch Gesture on iPhone 4 / iPhone 3GS iOS 4.3.1
Navigate to var >> mobile >> Library >> Preferences and open com.apple.springboard.plist and add following string
This video shows how differently is to use four or five fingers to return to the home screen, which almost eliminates the need for start button (Home). Also, if you slide from left to right, that enable you to switch between open applications. You can also slide from down to up to open multiple taskbar.