How to Get Rid of Maybe on iPhone in iOS 12/11

After updating to iOS 11 or the latest iOS 12, only see phone number with “Maybe” suggestion when anyone is calling you? Read this guide to learn how to get rid of maybe on iPhone in iOS 12/11.

By Stephen Wilson | Posted on: Dec. 13, 2017, Last Updated: Oct. 11, 2018
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After updating to iOS 12 or iOS 11, only see phone number with “Maybe” suggestion when anyone is calling you? Read this guide to learn how to get rid of maybe on iPhone in iOS 12/11. Updating iOS is great, you can enjoy quite a few new features. However, you then find that there is something wrong. You just see the phone number with maybe suggestion when someone calling you, but it’s sure that you have the numbers correctly typed. Well, you are not the only person to meet this annoying issue, some other users also have emailed us telling about it. To help you out, here we collect some basic solutions to help you get rid of maybe on iPhone in iOS 12/11. Applied to iPhone 7/SE/6s/6/5s and iPhone X/8.

How to Get Rid of Maybe on iPhone in iOS 12/11

Tip 1. Hard Reset Your iPhone.

For iPhone 6s/SE and earlier: press and hold down the Home button and wake/sleep button until the Apple logo appears.

For iPhone 7: please press the Home button and Volume Down button to make it.

For iPhone 8/X: press and quickly release the Volume Up button, then press and quickly release the Volume Down button, finally press and hold the Power button.

Tip 2. Disable Contacts Suggestions. Go to Settings > Contacts > Siri & Search > Turn off Find Contacts in Other Apps.

Tip 3. Update to the latest iOS. The new iOS version always contains bug fixes. Some users report that the problem has been fixed after updating to the latest iOS 12.

Bonus Tip: Retrieve Lost Data after Updating iOS

You know that every iOS update always brings lots of unexpected problems like data loss, thus it is indeed necessary for you to back up your iPhone iPad before updating to a new iOS, like iOS 11 or the latest iOS 12. However, data loss may also happen to you, in case of data loss, here we introduce you a useful iOS data recovery – PhoneRescue for iOS, which can help you retrieve lost data with and even without backup. It supports recovering all kinds of iOS content including photos, call history, contacts, videos, text messages, WhatsApp messages, iMessage, voice memos, calendars, notes and so on. It is compatible with Mac & PC computer, supports all models of iPhone, iPad, iPod touch. If you lost data after iOS update, you can give it a try.

The Bottom Line

That’s all for how to get rid of maybe on iPhone in iOS 12/11. Hope it can help you. If you still have any question, please leave a comment and we will reply to you soon.

Stephen Wilson

Member of @iMobie_Inc., a die-hard fan of Apple and MOBA games, is always passionate about offering and sharing solutions to any Apple related problems, as well as Android.