Urgent! I lost all my voice memos on my iPhone 5, and the worse situation is that these memos are including my important work information! not just some inessential birthday songs! Could anyone tell me how to recover deleted voice memos on iPhone 5?
Lots of people use Voice Memo to record important talks, favorite songs in daily life. But sometimes people lose them after installing a new iOS system or delete them accidentally just like Lynn and are wondering how to get the important voice memos back. The article will introduce 2 ways to help you recover deleted voice memos on iPhone 7/6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/5s/5c/5/4s/4 – go on with the following part to get the key.
Fully Restore iPhone Using iTunes/iCloud
If you have made iTunes or iCloud backup regularly and you are sure that the voice memos you want are in the backup file, you can fully reset and restore your iPhone to get them back. However, some data like new photos on iPhone will also be erased and replaced during reset and restore and you can't preview and selectively choose the voice memos you want. Moreover your data and setting on iPhone will also be overwritten in the same time.
So we will introduce another method to help you retrieve deleted voice notes selectively from iPhone or iPhone backup.
Recover Deleted Voice Memo From iPhone/iPhone Backup Selectively
You can also use iMyfone D-Back iPhone data recovery or iMyfone D-Back iPhone data recovery for Mac to recover deleted iPhone voice memo no matter you delete iPhone voice memos with or without making a backup. Following text will show the specific procedures with three modes.
- Recover 22+ files such as photos, videos, messages, WhatsApp messages, notes etc from iPhone or iPhone backup.
- Allow to preview data before recovery and retrieve data selectively.
- 4 recovery modes: Smart Recovery, Recover from iOS device/iTunes backup/iCloud backup.
- Support data recovery for almost all iOS devices running different iOS versions, including iPhone 7 and iOS 10.
You may need to download and install the program on your windows or mac computer before running it.
1 If You Haven't Made Any Backup Before
Step 1： Run iMyfone D-Back and Choose Recovery Mode
Run iMyfone D-Back iPhone data recovery on your computer and choose "Recover from iOS Device" mode.
Step 2： Choose the File Type You Need to Recover
Click “Recover from iOS Device” and choose Voice Memo for the subsequent search. The program will invite you to connect your iOS device with the computer.
Step 3： Preview and Recover iPhone Voice Memo
After searching for a few minutes, all the memos will be found and showed on the interface. After you preview and confirm which ones are you need, you can click on the “Recover” button and these voice memos will be extracted to your PC.
See? Nothing serious and your deleted voice memo are back!
2 If You Have Made iTunes/iCloud Backup Before (iOS 10 Included)
If you have iTunes or iCloud backup for iPhone recover deleted voice memo, it will be of higher probability to recover iPhone voice memo. And go on to see how to do it.
Retrieve Voice Memos from iTunes backup
Step 1： Choose the File Types You Need
From “Recover from iTunes Backup”, choose the file type(s) you need to recover. And of course, here you should check “Voice Memo”.
Step 2： Choose the Most Relevant Backup to Scan
There will be all the backup files you have created by iTunes. Choose the one that includes the voice memo you need. And then, iMyfone D-Back will scan the backup to find your voice memo.
Step 3： Preview and Recover Voice Memo iPhone
And then, all the found voice memos will be showed on the window. You can preview only the deleted ones by choosing “Show only deleted ones” on the top box. And so. Your important voice memos are retrieved.
Retrieve Voice Memos from iCloud Backup
To recover deleted voice memo iPhone from iCloud backup is pretty similar with recovering from iTunes backup. Just click “Recover from iCloud Backup” and log in your iCloud account to download the right backup for scan. And as for the following preview and recover things? They are same.
Which recovery method is more suitable for your situation? And what may surprise you is that iMyfone D-Back Windows version and iMyfone D-Back Mac version also apply to recover iPhone contacts, messages, notes and even WhatsApp and Skype! And it also offer free trial version for users to know more about it.
Well, do you know how to recover a voice memo on iPhone 7/6s/6/5s/5c/5/4s/4 now? Or, do you have any suggestion to improve iMyfone D-Back? One comment will be greatly appreciated.