[Complete Guide] iPhone Voice Memos


This guide is all about iPhone Voice Memos, including how to record voice memos on iPhone, how to move iPhone Voice Memos to computer, and how to recover deleted/lost Voice Memos from iPhone.


September 28, 2016

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Voice Memos lets you use iPhone as a portable recording device. Use it with the built-in microphone, an iPhone or Bluetooth headset mic, or a supported external microphone. You can record pop music, important speeches, lectures or presentations with it. However, do you know how to create voice memos on your iPhone or how to move it to computer? Check the following guide to make it clear.

iPhone Voice Memos Guide

iPhone Voice Memos Guide

Part 1. Record a Voice Memo on an iPhone

Recording a new voice memo is quite simple. If you are a iPhone beginner, follow the steps to complete this quickly.

Step 1. Open Voice Memos app on your iPhone > Tap the big red circle Record button > Tap Stop button to stop recoding at any time you want.

iPhone Voice Memos Guide – Record a Voice Memo

iPhone Voice Memos Guide – Record a Voice Memo

Step 2. Tap Done button if you want to end recording > Edit the name for your voice memo > Tap Save to store your voice memo or tap Delete button to remove it if you are unsatisfied with the recording.

Related Reading: How to Transfer Voice Memos from iPhone to Computer

Part 2. Move Voice Memos to Your Computer

Moving voice memos from your iPhone to the computer for backup or sharing with other devices, you can sync voice memos with the iTunes library on your computer.

Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer > Open iTunes on your computer.

Step 2. Select iPhone > Select Music at the top of the screen (between Apps and Movies) > Choose Sync Music > "Include voice memos" > Click Apply button.

Note: Voice memos from iPhone to your computer appear in the Music list and in the Voice Memos playlist in iTunes. Voice memos synced from your computer appear in the Voice Memos app on iPhone, but not in the Music app.

Important Reminder:

1.When you delete a synced voice memo from iTunes, it stays on the device where it was recorded, but is deleted from any other iPhone or iPod touch you synced.

2.If you delete a synced voice memo on iPhone, it's copied back to iPhone the next time you sync with iTunes, but you can't sync that copy back to iTunes a second time.

3.If you deleted a voice memo from your iPhone mistakenly and cannot recover from iTunes backup, let PhoneRescue to help you out in the part 3.

Part 3. Recover Mistakenly Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone

When you deleted/lost important voice memos on your iPhone by chance, you can recover them if you've made iTunes/iCloud backup. However, if you have no any backup, all you need is a professional iPhone data recovery tool – PhoneRescue, which enables to recover deleted/lost voice memos without any backup.

1. Free download PhoneRescue and install it on your computer. Open it and there are three recovery modes for you: Recover from an iDevice, Recover from an iTunes Backup, and Recover from iCloud.

2. Choose Recover from iOS Device, and you won't need to connect your iPhone to computer if you select recover from iTunes/iCloud backup.

3. Click Voice Memos button from category > Preview and select the memos you need > Click on To Computer button to download them to PC or Mac.

iPhone Voice Memos Guide – Recover Deleted Voice Memos

iPhone Voice Memos Guide – Recover Deleted Voice Memos

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