Apps not showing in app store? Want to download an app you had previously purchased and downloaded but can’t find it in your App Store?

Apps not showing in App Store? Fix it now!p>Apps not showing in app store? Don’t panic you are not alone.

While all your previously purchased and downloaded apps should show under the purchased tab, from time to time they become invisible and many iOS users have reported this problem.

Unfortunately sometimes iOS apps may actually become hidden and you will need to unhide them.

This is not as daunting as it may seem and below are some steps you can take to Select App Store, once you select the App Store select your Apple ID and select hidden purchases.

Purchased apps not showing in app store

From here you should be able to find your hidden apps and make them visible again.

  1. Select Settings, here you will need to sign out and then sign back into your Apple ID.
  2. Re-Launch App Store app, you will need to close your App Store app and once it is closed press and hold the App Store icon until it starts to shake, then you will need to close it and then double click your home button which will re-launch the App Store app.
  3. Lastly, you will need to restart your iOS device.


By following these steps you should be able to find the missing apps you are looking for.

Just relax and remember that from time to time glitches happen, but there are usually easy ways to troubleshoot these glitches and once again enjoy using your iOS enabled device.