Purchased game for iPad and now missing icon

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    I purchased
    a game and had played it for hours and now, the icon is gone, and it still shows installed, how do I get the icon back?
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    If it really disappeared and you just didn't file it in a folder, you can reset your entire layout in Settings - General - Reset - Reset Home Screen Layout

    This will remove your folders and reset the display of all your icons
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    Hi and welcome to the Forum!

    Regarding your question, do you have lots of apps and have you filled all 11 pages of your screens. If you have, the apps are still there but there isn't a space for them. It would be time to arrange folders. Let us know. You can search for it, swipe to the right through your screens until you come to the search screen, do a search for it here.

    The IPad Forum is a community of members from all walks of life and from all over the world coming together to share our experiences and to help each other learn about this wonderful piece of technology the Ipad. There is a wealth of information already here in the many threads we have so doing some searches will answer most of the questions you have. If then you cannot find the answer you are seeking then by all means post your question. There are many friendly and informed members here only too willing to help you.

    We also have our own App - It is a very simple app to navigate.
    http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/discussion-forum-for-ipad/id412896524?mt=8
    Reading the IPad manual is a great place to start so please download a copy of these.
    http://www.support.apple.com/manuals/ipad/
    2 very informative threads from which you will learn many tips and shortcuts for the IPad.
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-general-discussions/21590-tips-tricks-those-us-who-dont-know.html
    http://www.ipadforums.net/ipad-os/49581-ios5-tips-tricks.html
    We have rules like any Community so please read these also
    http://www.ipadforums.net/forum-rul...um-rules-everybody-please-read.html#post14697

    Once again we welcome you here and are so pleased you have joined us!

    Sent from my iPad using iPF

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