Lost an Icon

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    I seem to have lost an icon on my ipad2.
    I lost my "People" magazine icon for some reason.
    If I go into "Settings" it is there.
    If I go to "Search" it is there and I can access it
    But it is nowhere to be found on my ipad desktop.
    I tried to reinstall it but it tells my that it is already installed
    I tried rebooting it but that did nothing.
    Not sure what to do - any help would be very much appreciated
    Thank you
     
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    try a hard reset,hold down your sleep/wake button and home button at the same time until you see the apple,then let go and your device will reboot,this can fix many glitches.
     
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    Yes I did that and still nothing
    Thanks
     
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    ok,maybe someone will come along with some answers.
     
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    Do you have your apps in folders? Could be in a folder, or if no folders you might have too many apps to show it.
     
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    Was there a recent update? They may have moved it to the Newsstand.
     
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    Whenever I'm missing an icon it's usually hiding in a folder somewhere. Have you checked all of those?
     
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    Yep - that's where it is - in Newsstand. And yes there were a few updates. I guess I didn't put the two together.
    I thank you all for your help - very much appreciated
    Thank you
     
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    Happy to help. This happened to me with a different magazine several months ago. Fortunately I remembered them mentioning it in the update before I went too crazy.
     

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