How to Enable System Wide Chat Heads on iPhone with MessageBox [Cydia Tweak]

Chat Heads is a new feature included to Facebook for iOS, thats introduced first in Facebook Home for Android. Beacuse of some Apple limitations Chat Heads is not accessible system wide on iOS, so to resolve the issue Adam Bell brings a Cydia tweak MessageBox.

MessageBox Cydia tweak makes it possible to enable Facebook Chat Heads system wide on iPhone, so Chat Heads will remain on home screen of your iPhone and even you are working with any other application.

MessageBox is available as a free download but to install it on your jailbroken iPhone you must have installed iFile.


Right now you can download MessageBox via integrated link or visit Big Boss repo on Cydia store.

Enable System Wide Chat Heads on iPhone with MessageBox



Download MessageBox .deb file through integrated link on your jailbroken iPhone


Tap on “Open in iFile” button


iFile will open so tap on “Installer” option there


Tap “Done” button and reboot your iPhone and that’s it

So, give a try to MessageBox Cydia tweak to enable Facebook Chat Heads on iPhone and look how it works.

3 comments… add one
Dortmund April 29, 2013, 12:16 pm

Thanks trickyways for sharing guide to enable Chat heads on iPhone system wide, it work perfect with this tweak.

LueY May 2, 2013, 12:08 pm

Sytem wide Chat heads works for me on iPhone through this Cydia tweak.

Moore May 7, 2013, 2:59 pm

Can’t enable system wide Facebook chat heads on Iphone as its not jailbroken.

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