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Old Feb 15, 2013, 10:43 PM   #1
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How To Reset Spotlight on iPhone

A lot of my old stuff is showing up...how do I erase it?

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Old Feb 16, 2013, 04:13 AM   #2
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Have you tried simply rebooting the phone?
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Old Feb 16, 2013, 02:29 PM   #3
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When I go to Search iPhone by scrolling to the left it is showing stuff that can't be on my phone anymore. For example, it shows a text message to my girlfriend that isn't on my phone anymore. Or a draft of an email I sent her that isn't there anymore.

I went through everything and deleted it but it still shows up.

Is there a way to reset/update the search function?
Go to Settings, General, Spotlight Search, and uncheck all the items. Wait for a bit, then go back and check them all again. That worked for me.
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