Get Back Missing App from iPhone, iPad Home Screen: Disappeared App

Last Updated on Nov 10, 2020

You can’t find installed the app on your iPhone, iPad’s home screen. Unfortunately, you didn’t find the app that you want from iDevice’s home screen. Spotlight search in iOS is a great and powerful search option for find apps by name. Means recently hide iOS app from home screen But wants to launch in iDevice. In other cases, might be some internal error creates a problem like an app icon doesn’t appear on home screen, After update iOS, Apps might be unresponsive or not supporting to new iOS version. Those case what you want? And How to overcome the problem on getting back missing app from iPhone, iPad running on iOS 7, iOS 8 or iOS 9, iOS 10, iOS 11 or later.

Possible fix on how to get back missing app from iPhone, iPad: iOS device

Home screen became unresponsive

Your iPhone, iPad’s home screen hanged up or freeze over time due to less space or iOS not supporting to your device, Your device jailbroken, Older iOS version. Multiple apps are currently active on iDevice.

So Restart or Reboot your device, Press and Hold sleep/ Wake button or Force restart Device by Press and Hold Sleep/ Wake + Home button at once.

App Hidden: After hiding app reset home screen

Reset home screen layout on iOS deviceWithout any third party app, you can hide installed app from iPhone, iPad home screen very easily in iOS 9, iOS 8. But get back missing app from iPhone, iPad’s home screen, reset home screen option available from setting app.

Go to the Setting > General > Reset > Reset Home Screen Layout

Now you have fresh, Default app screen layout.

For iOS 11: Re-download Apps from App Store.

Verify: App installed On This device

Get back missing app from iPhone, iPadUnfortunately, App removed/ Deleted from the device. Then you can check app installed on this device or not through App store. Open App Store on iPhone.

From Bottom Tab, Tap on Update

Go with Purchased from top > My Purchases

All: See all installed app or downloaded through this apple ID

Not on This iPhone: Downloaded or installed before but right now not installed on this iDevice.

Go through and reinstalled if not available on this device.

That’s it. You have checked and know how to Get back missing app from iPhone, iPad running on iOS 11, iOS 10, iOS 9, iOS 8 or iOS 7.

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