How to Fix buffer.cpp:285 Cydia Impactor Error

Many users are reporting buffer.cpp:285 error in Cydia Impactor. Let’s find out how it can be fixed.

 What causes buffer.cpp:285 error?

Before we try to fix it, let’s discuss the potential causes behind this error. Here’s what this error looks like.

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This error is mainly caused by one of the following reasons –

  • Your device is running low on space.
  • You are signed into iCloud.
  • Running Cydia Impactor with administrator privileges.

This error can’t be fixed simply by revoking the certificates. Now onto the tutorial.

How to Fix “buffer.cpp:285 No such file or directory” Cydia Impactor Error

Method 1. Clear Some Space

If you are running low on space, try clearing some space on your device for Yalu jailbreak IPA file. If this doesn’t fix this error, try other fixes given below.

Method 2. Sign out of iCloud

Try signing out of iCloud and check again. If the error persists, try the fix given below.

Method 3. Disable your Antivirus

Try disabling your antivirus software momentarily while you use Cydia Impactor.

Sometimes, several antivirus software can interfere with Cydia Impactor’s operation. So it’s best to disable it.

This should fix buffer.cpp:285 error. If you are still getting this error, don’t forget to leave a comment below. I will be happy to help.

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