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Hi! I just noticed that my Contacts icon is missing. Don't know how it would have gotten deleted. Is there any way I can get my contacts back?? Thanks, Nicki

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6 plus year old I think

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

Just now. I looked in all of my icon groupings thinking it got moved somehow but I think I must have been holding the screen funny and the 'delete' X came up on all my icons.

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On your iPhone, please open up the APP STORE app first.

Search for "Contacts" using the search bar/icon at the top, and then click on the cloud icon next to the listed Contacts app to restore the app. Wait for the app to restore, then open it from your Home screen. This should do it.

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