How to Save WhatsApp Voice Messages from iPhone

If you use WhatsApp a lot, you may be in need of a way to back up some important messages and attachments you receive to avoid disaster when you lose them. Losing or mistakenly deleting your WhatsApp messages and attachments does happen a lot. Thus, you need extract the important WhatsApp data from iPhone and save them on your computer to create a backup for future use.

In this article, we are going to introduce 3 different ways by which you can save the WhatsApp voice messages on your iPhone to have a backup in case you lose them.

1 Save WhatsApp Voice Messages on iPhone Using iCloud or iTunes

Follow these simple steps to save the WhatsApp voice messages to an iCloud/iTunes backup file so you can then restore them if needed.

Using iCloud

Step 1: Open the Settings app on your iPhone and then tap on "iCloud". From there, tap on the "iCloud Drive" and make sure that it is turned on.

Step 2: Look through the list of apps in the iCloud Drive and make sure that WhatsApp option is turned on.

 tap on the iCloud Drive make sure that WhatsApp us turned on

Using iTunes

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer and run iTunes on your computer .

Step 2: Select your iPhone when it appears in iTunes.

Step 3: Click "Back Up Now", then wait for the process to be finished. The WhatsApp voice messages will be saved in this iTunes backup file.

 backup iPhone to iTunes


2 Save WhatsApp Voice Messages by Forwarding Them via Email

You can also save the Voice messages in your WhatsApp account by forwarding them via email. Follow these simple steps to do it.

Step 1: Find the Voice messages in the WhatsApp chat and then tap on it.

Step 2: Click "Forward" when the option appears, and then click on the Forward icon in the lower-right corner.

Step 3: Choose “Mail” and then enter your own email address to send it to yourself. You can then download the voice messages from the email attachment.

Save WhatsApp Voice Messages by Forwarding them by Email


3 Save iPhone WhatsApp Voice Messages Entirely or Selectively

If you need an easier and more efficient way to save all your WhatsApp messages and the attachments including photos, videos and voice messages entirely or selectively, iMyFone D-Port iPhone data exporter is your best option. It is specialized in extracting data from your iPhone or iCloud/iTunes backup files to computer. Check some of the other features of iMyFone D-Port:

  • It allows you to see all your WhatsApp messages and the attachments currently on your iPhone or your iCloud/iTunes backup files without restoring a backup to your iPhone.
  • You can also use it to extract or save up to 20 different types of data including photos, contacts, videos, notes, call history, text messages, Viber messages and more to your computer.
  • It is compatible with almost all iOS devices and all versions of the iOS operating system.
  • It comes with a preview feature that allows you to selectively save existing data.

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Here’s how to use it to save WhatsApp voice messages on your iPhone.

Step 1: Download and install the program on your computer and then launch it. Select “Export from iOS Device” and then click on “Start” to begin.

Choose Export from iOS Device

In the next window select “WhatsApp” under “Third-party IM APP” and then click “Next” to continue.

choose Whatsapp

Step 2: Connect the iPhone to the computer and click “Scan.”

 Scan your iPhone

Step 3: Once the scan is complete (it shouldn’t take long), find the WhatsApp voice messages on the preview screen. Select the ones you want to save and then click “Export” to save them to your computer.

 find the WhatsApp voice messages you want to save

iMyFone D-Port makes it very simple and possible to selectively save WhatsApp voice message and many other kinds of data on your computer without restoring a entire iCloud/iTunes backup file to your iPhone. Now download iMyFone D-Port to save the WhatsApp voice messages or others from your iPhone!

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