1. iMore Question's Avatar
    I recently updated my iphone 6s to IOS 10, now when i charge my phone to 100%, and then go to contacts (I'll see all my contacts) but when I go and search(in contacts app) any name (which is there in my contact list), the answer I get is "No result found".
    What to do?

    Help will be appreciated.
    Thank you in advance.
    10-24-2016 04:34 AM
  2. firedept10's Avatar
    Welcome to iMore!

    My suggestion would be to do a hard reset. Hold the power & home button at the same time until you see the  logo. Then release the buttons and wait for it to finish. Hopefully this will solve the problem for you. Thanks!
    10-24-2016 05:15 AM
  3. AbhishekJoseph's Avatar
    Thank you so much.

    I was facing the same problem and your solution worked!

    11-03-2016 06:11 AM
  4. punit bhatia's Avatar
    I am facing the same issue but the problem still persist. As u said press home and lock button I did the same but nothing is happening.

    Kindly help.

    Thanks
    11-04-2016 03:43 PM
  5. lantechnigeria's Avatar
    Works like magic!
    11-05-2016 02:53 AM
  6. PraveenBoy's Avatar
    Great!.. I had this issue, was wondering how to resolve it. Yes, it works!!
    11-28-2016 06:06 AM
  7. jbermudez3's Avatar
    I'm facing the same problem, while in he contacts App, I try to look for any name and the No Results message appear, I well over 800 contacts, and none of them show up. I'm running iOS version10.1.1 (Build 14B150) on an iPhone 7. Any help would be appreciated.
    12-06-2016 06:03 AM
  8. SirSaeed's Avatar
    I do have the same problem and after Hard Reset it works only for a few minutes then it happens again!!!
    12-10-2016 05:17 PM
  9. Larry Cook1's Avatar
    If you the new iPhone 7 or 7 plus you have to hold the Dow. Volume button and the power button until you see the Apple logo and then let go.
    12-10-2016 11:16 PM
  10. Larry Cook1's Avatar
    That is down volume button and the power button. Sorry about that.
    Shadyshark likes this.
    12-11-2016 04:50 PM
  11. MooMooPrincess's Avatar
    When I type people's name in my message they can't be found and when I have siri call people she cannot find them in my contacts, 10.2 b7, I think it's just a glitch in iOS 10
    12-11-2016 08:01 PM
  12. teweeweet's Avatar
    I had the same problem, tried everything and not working, Until I decided to upgrade the newest iOS 10.2 and the contact search working again
    12-16-2016 12:37 AM
  13. brinson_d's Avatar
    worked for me
    01-04-2017 04:33 AM
  14. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    When I type people's name in my message they can't be found and when I have siri call people she cannot find them in my contacts, 10.2 b7, I think it's just a glitch in iOS 10
    Not on my iOS 10. Mine works fine. Works on my Wife's 5c as well. Maybe it's the iPhone 7.
    01-04-2017 08:48 AM
  15. Meosooli's Avatar
    I had this problem for some time until I read threads on this post. First I did a hard reset and it worked to some extent. Still some of the contacts could not be searched even though I had them in front of my eyes Then I installed an awaiting upgrade and the problem was fully resolved. Maybe waiting upgrades result in such problem as I almost had the issue from the same time I had an awaiting upgrade.
    03-11-2017 07:27 AM
  16. Shadyshark's Avatar
    I too suffered an issue but slightly different, when I created a new text message the screen would freeze for 5 or so seconds when I attempted to type a contacts name, then the name(s) would appear after the freeze. This is the first time I've ever had issues with iOS 10, happened only after latest update. Force resetting by holding down volume and power simultaneously (iPhone 7) has seemed to fix the problem. A general restart will not work. Force resetting doesn't reset your iPhone to factory settings it's simply like holding down the power button on a pc.
    08-27-2017 07:03 AM

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