Oh no, is that someone snooping through your iPhone? Believe it or not, there could be several people in your life that are interested in violating your privacy the moment your back is turned. It could be your girlfriend, or your boyfriend, or even your parents who are interested in going through your voice messages. If you value your privacy, then you would do well to permanently delete your WhatsApp voice messages from iPhone before someone has access to them.
What does “permanently delete” mean? Well, just because you deleted your messages manually, doesn’t mean that your privacy is protected. This is especially true if you have deleted some private messages. Data deleted from iPhone in normal ways can still be recovered by data recovery software, so for security reasons and to maintain privacy, you should know how these WhatsApp voice messages on iPhone can be erased permanently.
Simply Delete WhatsApp Voice Message on iPhone - Recoverable
(1) Delete Individual WhatsApp Voice Message on iPhone
WhatsApp voice messages can be deleted for so many reasons either individually or all at once. The following are the steps to take to delete them individually.
Step 1: Open the conversation that contains the voice messages on your device.
Step 2: Find the "Edit" button and tap on it.
Step 3: Select the voice message that you would like to delete by tapping on it.
Step 4: Find the “Trash icon”, and tap on it, then remove the message on your iPhone.
(2) Delete All Chat History iPhone in WhatsApp
But if you would like to delete all chat history on your device, the following steps will be helpful.
Step 1: Launch WhatsApp on your iPhone and go to the "Chat" section.
Step 2: Then go to chat history.
Step 3: Scroll down and find the “Clear all Chats”.
Step 4: Tap it so as to delete all the chat history on your device.
With this all chat history iPhone will be deleted immediately.
Permanently Erase WhatsApp Message on iPhone - 100% Unrecoverable!
WhatsApp voice messages on iPhone deleted through the means above can be recovered easily by some data recovery tools and because of this, it is not a good idea to just simply delete the confidential WhatsApp messages the usual way.
Private files or messages are no longer private if they can be accessed by another party. Of what use is a private message when the same message can be retrieved and viewed by an unauthorized person? When people sell their iPhones, there is a risk of having private messages fall into wrong hands, and it is high.
Having said that, iMyFone iPhone Data Eraser or iMyFone iPhone Data Eraser for Mac is what you need to permanently erase WhatsApp voice messages from iPhone, ensuring that they cannot be recovered by any tool.
There are 2 erase modes that can make this possible and all you need to do is to select the correct mode according to your needs.
- Erase Private Data - The private information (including WhatsApp text & voice messages, contacts, call histories, photos, etc) on your iPhone will be completely removed and 100% unrecoverable by anyone or any software. Therefore, whether you sell off the device or it falls into the wrong hands, your private information will be secure.
- Erase Private Fragments - Apps leave fragments of information behind, even after you uninstall them. So it is also important to delete private data fragments apart from data. This mode will help you get rid of all of that permanently. It works for fragments left by not only WhatsApp, but Snapchat, WeChat, Line, Viber, and other third-party apps.
Easy Guide for Erasing iPhone WhatsApp Voice Messages
Step 1: Download and install iMyFone iPhone Data Eraser on your PC and connect your iPhone to it.
Step 2: Choose “Erase Private Data” and let the program scan your iPhone.
Step 3: Preview and select the WhatsApp voice messages from "WhatsApp Attachments" to erase, then click on the "Erase Now" button to begin the process of erasing iPhone WhatsApp voice messages.
I suggest you can run iMyFone iPhone Data Eraser and freely scan to see how many deleted files or private fragments will be found on your iPhone.
Besides, iMyFone iPhone Data Eraser also privide other erase modes to permanently delete private data from your iPhone.
- Erase Deleted Files - It possesses the ability to show all deleted files where you will have an option of erasing them with no chance of recovery even with the latest recovery software.
- Erase All Data - Compared with iPhone “Factory Reset”, iMyFone “Erase All Data” is a better choice. With this, you are guaranteed of erasing all your iPhone data without the fear of being retrieved by a third party even if you sell off your iPhone.
- 1-Click Cleanup - This function helps you remove junk & temp files from your iPhone quickly and easily and WhatsApp cache is included. It will help you losslessly compress your photos, remove unwanted videos or audio files, apps, etc. If your iPhone is overflowing with data, this is a great option.