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The battery widget on my iPhone suddenly went missing. Even though I had enabled it from the list of widgets, it was not showing up on the Lock screen.

Battery widget makes it a lot convenient to check the charge status of AirPods and charging case. Hence, I wanted it to be back sooner than later. Thanks to a little trick, I could fix the issue without any trouble at all. Here is what worked for me.

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Battery Widget Missing in iOS 10 on Your iPhone - Tips to Bring It BackBatteries Widget Missing on iPhone in iOS 10? Try Out These Tips

Step #1. Swipe right from left on the screen to access the Lock screen.

Swipe right from left on the lock screenStep #2. Now, scroll down and tap on Edit button.

Tap on Edit buttonStep #3. Next, tap on the red button left to batteries widget and then tap on Remove.

Tap on the red button then tap on Remove(In case, you haven't yet enabled it, tap on the “+” button left to the battery widget under MORE WIDGETS. And then, tap on Done at the top right corner.)

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Step #4. Tap on Done at the top right corner.

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Tap on DoneStep #5. Now, follow the same steps mentioned 1 to 2 and then tap on the “+” button left to the batteries widget, touch and hold on the rearrange button and drag it at the top and then tap on Done to confirm.

Tap on the plus button to the batteries widget, touch and hold on the rearrange button and tap on DoneMake sure to enable Battery Percentage as well in case it's disabled. (Settings → Battery → Battery Percentage)

Step #6. Next, you need to reboot your iOS device. (Simply press and hold the Home and power buttons at once for about ten seconds. On iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, you have to press and hold the on/off button and volume buttons at once)

Step #7. Once your device restarts, unlock it and go to the Lock screen. You should see the battery widget. (You may want to check out: how to add/remove/rearrange widgets in iOS 10.)

Just in case, this trick doesn't work for you in bringing back the battery widget, reset your device. Simply open Settings → General → Reset → Reset All Settings and confirm it.

Tap on Reset All Settings on iPhoneConfirm Reset All Settings on iPhone in iOS 10

That's done! Most probably, these tricks would let you bring back the missing battery widget on your iOS device.

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