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[Issue Solved] WhatsApp Icon Missing on iPhone

September 15, 2018 04:47 pm / Posted by Jerry Cook to WhatsApp Data Recovery
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“Missing WhatsApp icon on iPhone 6S. Basically I installed WhatsApp (new phone), used it a bit, returned to the icon is no longer where I placed it. When I go into App Store it shows as a purchased item with an "open" button. When I open it, nothing happens. How do I get my WhatsApp icon back on my iPhone?”

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Most iPhone users are used to sending messages through WhatsApp due to its convenient features. But recently, some people reported that WhatsApp icon is missing on iPhone after iOS 12/11 update or jailbreak and found no better solution to retrieve it. Actually, when WhatsApp disappeared from iPhone, it’s not really gone, but became invisible. Here we are going to list you the possible methods to restore WhatsApp on iPhone/iPad/iPod quickly.

Part 1: Common Solutions to Retrieve iPhone WhatsApp Icon

Method 1: Check Everywhere on iPhone

When the WhatApp messenger not showing up on the Home Screen, check every folder and also use search to see if you can find it. On the Home Screen, scroll down the “Search” and tap WhatsApp to see if it appears.

Method 2: Enable Restrictions

Method 3: Reset Home Screen Layout

Part 2: Ultimate Solution to Restore Disappeared WhatsApp on iPhone

If the WhatsApp still not showing on iPhone after trying the methods mentioned above, there may be something wrong with the system. Restoring iPhone to factory setting is a way to go but will erase all the previous data. That’s why you need the professional iOS system caring software-Tenorshare ReiBoot. This program is designed to repair operating system to fix all kinds of iPhone app missing and stuck issues. Free download and follow the steps to retrieve WhatsApp icon on iPhone quickly.

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Now how to retrieve WhatsApp icon in iPhone won’t be a problem for you anymore. If you cannot find other iPhone app icons, such as App Store, Camera, Facebook or iTunes, the retrieving steps are similar.  

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