“Hey, is it possible to recover deleted voice memos from iPhone 4? I deleted some voice memos on the iPhone by accident, can I get them back? It is urgent! Thanks for your advice.”

Hi, if you are bothered by such problem, I am glad to tell you that you have come to a right place. Here, I am happy to tell you, it is possible to recover the lost voice memos directly from your iPhone if you delete them before make backup, meanwhile, if you have made backup, you can recover them from iTunes and iCloud. What you need is an iPhone data recovery.

iPhone data recovery is a great tool to restore lost data from iPhone,it can recover up to 10 types of media content and 9 text content from iPhone, no matter how the data are lost, device formatting, iOS update or some other reasons, you can recover the lost files. It supports all iOS devices including iPhone 5S,5C,5,4S,4,3gs, iPad mini, iPad Air, iPod Touch ,etc.

To make the article easy to be understood, the guide below will only show you how to recover lost voice memos from iPhone, but you can also follow it to recover lost iPad and iPod voice memos

  • Part 1: Recover deleted voice memos from iPhone 4/3GS directly
  • Part 2:Restore voice memos from iTunes backup for iPhone 4S/5/5S/5C

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Part 1: How to Recover deleted voice memos on iPhone 4/3GS directly

If your voice memos are deleted by accident, system update or other reasons, you can use this method to recover them from your iPhone

Step 1. Start the program and select a recover mode

Connect your iPhone 4/3S to your computer and then start the iPhone voice memo recovery, in the home menu, select Recover from iOS device mode to move on.


Step 2. Scan your device for the lost voice memos

After the software detects your iPhone, it will ask you to enter the scanning mode following the steps in the window, and before doing that, you need to download a plugin. Just do as required.


Step 3. Recover deleted voice memos from iPhone 4/3GS

After the scan, the scan result will be displayed in the left panel. Go to the Voice Memos folder to check the voice memos found on your iPhone, and mark the ones you need, then click Recover to save them to your computer.


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Part 2:How to Restore voice memos from iTunes backup for iPhone 4S/5/5S/5C

If you are using iPhone 4S or the later versions, you can only recover lost voice memos from iTunes and iCloud backup. Below are the steps that show recovering data from iTunes backup.

Step 1. Select “Recover from iTunes Backup Files” mode

After running the iPhone data recovery on your computer, select the second recovery mode ”Recover From iTunes Backup Files”. Soon, all backups on your computer will be displayed.


Step 2. Scan the backup for the voice memos

Next, select the backup where you want to extract voice memos from, and click Start Scan button to scan the backup for the voice memos.

Step 3. Recover lost iPhone voice memos from iTunes backup

After scanning, this program will show you all scanned files. They are grouped into clear categories. Go to the left side of the interface and find “Voice Memos” category, then you’re able to preview all contents in it. Check the voice memos you want to restore and press the “Recover” button to extract them to your Mac.


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  • When using trial version some of the voice memos I’ve recovered are only part of the message, Or weird symbols. Does this mean they are not retrieveable?

  • Clarence

    Tried the iPhone 6 Data Recovery to recover lost voice memos from my iPhone 6 Plus. It works. Before purchased the software, I thought it was a little expensive; but after get back the lost voice memos as well as other files such as videos, etc. I think it worth the money. Thanks.

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