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Pete, Electronic Engineer
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My icon for messages has disappeared from my screen of my

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My icon for messages has disappeared from my screen of my phone, how do I get it back
JA: Just to clarify, what's the exact make and model of your machine?
Customer: Galaxy core prime
JA: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: It just happened, I received a text and must have hit something and it is gone, no trouble shooting as I don't know what to do
JA: Anything else you want the phone expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Cell Phones
Expert:  Pete replied 10 months ago.

Hi, I'm Pete. Welcome to JustAnswer! I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Pete replied 10 months ago.

What Messaging app do you normally use? If it's the stock app it should still be in your Apps Drawer, even if the icon got removed from your Home screen for some reason.

Reboot the phone and see if it appears back again. If it doesn't, you can drag it out from the Apps Drawer.

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