Fix iPhone Cannot Search Contacts in Spotlight Search [iOS 9]

“When using Spotlight Search and typing letter to get one contact I know, I failed. I tried many times on my iPhone 6, finally found there was no contact that could come out in the result search page no matter what letter I typed. I found it happened after I update my iPhone to iOS 9, so how can I fix this problem”.

Recently, so many iPhone users encountered this iOS 9 problem about iPhone contacts missing in Spotlight search result. And it happened to some iOS 9.0.1/9.0.2 users also. In this post, we provide one tip for you to have a try, which is extremely simple and helps some people out of this issue. Now let’s check it.

How to Fix Spotlight Search Contact Missing Problem in iOS 9/iOS 9.0.2

  1.  Go to Contacts app on your iPhone and tap “Group” on the top-left corner.
    Contacts Missing from Spotlight Search iOS 9
    Fix Contacts Missing in Spotlight Search iOS 9
  2.  Deselect all groups to make sure no contacts appearing in the contact list.
    Deselect and Reselect Contacts Group
    Deselect and Reselect Contacts Group
  3. Reselect the groups again and reactive all of your contacts.
  4. Check whether your problem solved by searching contacts in Spotlight Search

Source: iOS contacts not appearing in Spotlight search

Welcome any comments about how to solve this iOS 9/9.0.2 problem. And your idea may help others!

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