Q:"Today suddenly years of pics disappeared from Camera Roll. Camera Roll jumps from late today to back 2 years ago, even lost pics from earlier today. Pics which were added to other albums are still in those albums, such as Favorites, even still in Locations. How can I restore my camera roll (I like chronological view)? I updated iOS 11 2 weeks ago and didn't use iCloud to store or backup on my iPhone 6s." - Fish from Apple Support Communities
To put it frankly, questions like iPhone photos disappeared from camera roll abound in Apple discussion board. In all cases, some users can guess a possible cause, while others can't find any. What about you? Have you had a similar experience and are still working on it? In this article, we will identify all potential reasons and provide proven solutions to get you out of this trouble as quickly as possible.
Part 1. Why iPhone Photos Disappeared from Camera Roll
1. iOS software update failure;
2. Mistaken deletion or deliberate deletion;
3. Unmatched Apple ID;
4. Wrong backup restoration;
5. Photo sync option is disabled on iCloud;
6. Photos are invisible because of hide.
Part 2. Tips to Troubleshoot iPhone Photos Disappeared from Camera Roll
#1 Restart iPhone
#2 Check Recently Deleted Album
#3 Unhide iPhone Photos
#4 Enable iCloud Photo Library
Part 3. How to Recover iPhone Photos Disappeared from Camera Roll
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