Fix Provision.cpp:71 Error in Cydia Impactor When Installing IPA

Saurik updated Cydia Impactor to version 0.9.39 to fix http-win.cpp:158 error. Though that error was fixed, but now users are reporting some other issues.

Fix Provision cpp 71 Error

Provision.cpp:71 Error in Cydia Impactor

One of the most common error faced by users is provision.cpp:71 error when trying to jailbreak their iDevice on iOS 10.2 using yalu102 tool. It is very disappointing to see such errors popping out, provided the update was just released yesterday.Cydia Impactor

Saurik really need to work hard on Cydia Impactor so we can get the bug free and stable version. This tutorial will help you to get rid of this annoying problem and achieve iOS 10.2 untethered jailbreak with Yalu.

The complete error message is as below:

provision.cpp:71 ios/submit/DevelopmentCSR = 7469 You already have a current iOS Development certificate or a pending certificate request

Methods to Fix “provision.cpp:71” Error in Cydia Impactor

There are couple of methods to fix this error. We will cover each one in detail.

Method # 01: Use the Install Package Option

For that follow the steps below:

  1. Launch Cydia Impactor on your Macbook.
  2. Look for Device menu. Click on that and then select “Install Package” option.
  3. Browse for the IPA file you wish to sideload.

Method # 02: Revoke the Previous Certificates

Sometimes lot of Apple developer account certificates are mixed up. To solve this issue, you need to revoke them all and then add from start. The process is pretty simple. Follow the below steps:

  1. Launch Cydia Impactor.
  2. Under the Xcode menu, you will see “Revoke Certificates” option.
  3. Click on that and then enter your Apple ID details.

That is it. These were few methods that will help you solve provision.cpp:71 error in Cydia Impactor when trying to sideload .IPA files to your iDevice running on iOS 10.2.

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