How Do I Redownload Shortcuts On iPhone? Works in 2024

Did you intentionally or accidentally delete a shortcut? Do you want to redownload shortcuts On iPhone? Don’t worry, stay with me until the end of this article. I will provide you with an answer and reveal a secret procedure to redownload any shortcut that, I believe, has never been shared before.

I’ve been an iPhone user since the iPhone 7 model. Throughout this journey, I’ve downloaded numerous shortcuts and accidentally deleted them too. In today’s article, I’ll share my entire experience, and I’ll try to make it as easy to understand as possible. I hope that by carefully reading every line, you’ll be able to easily re-download any shortcut.

So, further, any delay let’s get started.

How to Redownload Shortcuts On iPhone?

Redownload Shortcuts On iPhone

See, redownloading a shortcut is not that difficult. Below, I have shared all possible procedures for re-downloading any shortcut. Hopefully, with the help of one of these procedures, it will be done.

1. Using the Shortcut App

You need to follow these procedures to re-download any shortcut with the Shortcuts app.

  • Open the Shortcuts App: Every iPhone has this shortcut app by default. First, you need to find and open this app from your home screen.
  • Tap on Gallery: After opening the Shortcuts app, you will see a Gallery option at the bottom right. Tap on it. After tapping, all the shortcuts you have created or downloaded so far will be shown there in the form of a list.
  • Browse & Tap: Then look for the shortcut you want to re-download and if you find it, click on it again.
  • Click on Share: After clicking on that specific shortcut, a details page related to that shortcut will open. At the top right of that page, you will see a share button, then you have to click on it.
  • Click On Redownload: After tapping the share button, you’ll see various app icons. Alongside them, you’ll find an option labeled Re-download. You need to simply click on that re-download option.
  • Confirm Redownload: After tapping the ‘Re-download’ option, a confirmation message will appear. Simply tap the button again, and the shortcut will automatically start downloading on your device.

2. Visit the Official Website

In my opinion, this is the easiest way to re-download any shortcuts. Simply visit the official page of the shortcut you want to download, follow the instructions provided there, and easily re-download it to your device.

  • Visit the “official website” website and click on the first download shortcut button.
  • When you click the button you will come to the second page for adding the shortcut into the shortcuts gallery.
  • Click on the “Add Shortcut” button and save it to your device.

3. Restoring shortcuts from iCloud backup

If you have backed up your iPhone to iCloud, you can restore your deleted shortcuts from the backup. The steps are a little tricky, but I have shared them with great care for you.

  • Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer using a USB cable.
  • Step 2: If you are using Windows, open iTunes, or if you are using macOS, open Finder.
  • Step 3: Once your iPhone appears in iTunes or Finder, select it.
  • Step 4: On the left sidebar, you will see the “Summary” option. Then click on it.
  • Step 5: You will now need to scroll down and click “Backups.” Then choose the most recent backup containing your shortcuts. Then select “Restore Backup” to begin restoring them.
  • Step 6: As soon as the backup is restored, your shortcuts will be restored as well.


I have carefully shared above all the possible methods of how to redownload shortcuts on iPhone. My only intention in writing this article is that you may benefit from it in some way. I don’t know if I succeeded in that, but one thing I can say is I tried my best.

However, If someone still doesn’t understand how to redownload any shortcut for free on iPhone Please feel free to get in touch with me. I would be happy to assist you.

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