Google Bar Is Missing on the Home Screen


  • Google Bar on the main screen is gone


  • Moto G5 Plus
  • Google Bar


  1. Make sure to enable the Google Bar
  2. Add the search bar widget to the home screen
  3. Force Reboot Your Phone
    • Note: Confirm that your Google Bar is not on your home screen before proceeding
  4. Factory Reset

Additional Notes

The Factory Reset is the most invasive step and should be attempted as a last resort. This step will delete everything from your phone. Be sure to read the entire article before proceeding with the factory reset to make sure your information is backed up. 


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