How to Fix: iPhone Calendar App Missing & Restore Calendar App

Accidentally deleted calendar app on iPhone or calendar icon missing from iPhone? Don’t worry. This guide will share you 4 simple solutions to fix the iPhone calendar app missing error, and restore calendar app on iPhone with ease.

By Bella Miller | Posted: Dec. 27, 2017, Last Updated: Dec. 29, 2017
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“I accidentally deleted calendar app on my iPhone X! I tried restoring but no use. Can’t find my calendar icon, and don’t even see accounts in settings also. How do I get it backup? Please help!”

Calendar Icon Missing from iPhone

Calendar Icon Missing from iPhone

Just like the iPhone user above, you may accidentally deleted calendar app on iPhone and looking for ways to get it back. Actually, besides accidental deletion, there’re quite a few other reasons that can also lead to iPhone calendar app missing, such as iOS update, such as iOS update failure, incorrect settings for iPhone, system crash, etc.

No matter what the reasons are, you just want a simple yet efficient way to get the calendar app backup as soon as possible. Here in the following, we will share you 4 reliable solutions to fix the calendar icon missing from iPhone error, and help you restore calendar app on iPhone in minutes.

Also Read: How to Fix: iPhone Notes Disappeared & Recover Deleted Notes >

Fix: iPhone Calendar App Missing & Restore Calendar App

Solution 1. Check Everywhere on iPhone

Calendar is a build-in app on iPhone. It is unable to delete the built-in app. So check all your screens and inside folders. You can also use Spotlight Search to see if it appears.

Solution 2. Reset Home Screen Layout

Go to Settings > General > Reset > Reset Home Screen Layout > Tap Reset Home Screen to confirm. After it completes, your home screen will be restored to the factory default settings. It will not change any data on your iPhone.

Solution 3. Restart iPhone

iPhone 8 or earlier iDevices: Press and hold the Side (or Top) button until the slider appears > Drag the slider to turn off iPhone > Wait for 10 seconds, press and hold the Side (or Top) button again until you see the Apple logo.

iPhone X: Press and hold the Side button and either volume button until the slider appears > Drag the slider to turn your iPhone X off > Wait for 10 seconds, press and hold the Side button again until you see the Apple logo.

Solution 4. Reinstall Calendar App

If the Calendar app indeed disappeared, just try this solution to get it back: Open the App Store on your iPhone > Tap the Search button and enter calendar > When it appears, tap on the Download button to reinstall it on your iPhone.

How to Restore Disappeared Calendar on iPhone

Many users have emailed us telling that their calendar events disappeared after got back the calendar app. If you are stuck on the similar issue, then try PhoneRescue for iOS to restore the disappeared calendar events with no effort. It is specially designed for iPhone/iPad/iPod touch users to recover deleted data like calendar, photos, messages, contacts, videos, notes as well as other up to 24 iOS file types.

  1. Enables you to recover deleted calendar events to Calendar app on your iPhone directly, just like they were never lost.
  2. Allows you to preview and select the calendar events before recovering, which makes it possible for you to recover the events you really want.
  3. Offers 3 different recovery modes to help you recover deleted calendar events: from iOS device directly (even without backup), from iTunes backup and from iCloud backup.
  4. Unlike the traditional recovery way, it supports recovering only calendar on iTunes/iCloud backup, and will not erase any existing data on device.

Step 1. Go to the Download Page of PhoneRescue and download PhoneRescue for iOS > Connect your iPhone to the computer via its USB cable > Choose Recover from iOS Device mode > Click on Right Arrow.

How to Restore Disappeared Calendar on iPhone – Step 1

How to Restore Disappeared Calendar on iPhone – Step 1

Step 2. Uncheck Select All and choose Calendar only > Click on OK button to proceed.

How to Restore Disappeared Calendar on iPhone – Step 2

How to Restore Disappeared Calendar on iPhone – Step 2

Step 3. Select Calendar > Choose Only list deleted option > preview and select the deleted calendar you want to recover > Click To iDevice button to get them back to the Calendar app on your iPhone directly, or click To Computer button to save them on your Mac or PC.

How to Restore Disappeared Calendar on iPhone – Step 3

How to Restore Disappeared Calendar on iPhone – Step 3

The Bottom Line

With above 4 solutions, you may have fixed the iPhone calendar app missing error and restored calendar app on iPhone successfully. If you found that your calendar events disappeared from your iPhone after got the calendar app back, act fast and turn to PhoneRescue for iOS to retrieve them quickly. Otherwise, they will be overwritten by new generated data and disappear eternally.

Bella Miller

A senior editor, an Apple fan at iMobie Inc.. I love both dancing and helping users to solve iOS & Android related issues by writing various types of tutorials.

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