How to Retrieve Deleted Voice Memo on iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6

Dara asked for help on Twitter:
Downloaded iOS 8 on iPhone 6 and lost my voice memo, anyone know how to find it or get it back on an iPhone?

Don’t worry, it is possible to recover voice memo on iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6, and you have 5 options to do that. In this article we will show you the most effective ways!

BTW: Although Twitter is a good platform to ask for help, for the iPhone problems, I would much recommend you get help from Apple Support Communities or MacRumors Forums
There are 5 Options to Recover Deleted Voice Memos on iPhone 6, Apple provides two ways and iPhone Data Recovery software offers three ways.  Actually, we all don’t recommend the Apple solution because after the recording restore all the data in your current iPhone 6 will be wiped, thus, here we’re just discuss how to use iPhone 6 voice memos recovery software to solve your problem. 

I have shared a tip about how to recover deleted voice memos from iPhone 5S before, but for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, what we need is a professional software for the new iPhone, that’s Tenorshare iPhone 6 data recovery software.

First, you need to do some preparations:
- Download iPhone 6 data recovery for Windows or iPhone 6 data recovery Mac.
- Install and run program.

Part 1: Undelete Voice Memos on iPhone 6 Without Backup

Neither have an iTunes or iCloud backup? Then click on the phone icon on the program to enter the phone recovery mode. Connect your iPhone 6 with PC/Mac, when the connection is done, program will start to scan your iPhone.

It will take you few minutes to wait for the scan. After that, you can preview all the lost data on your iPhone 6 be listed on the program, click the “Voice Memo” list and select the files need to restore, click the “Recover” button to save them on computer.

Part 2: Extract iPhone 6 Voice Memos from iTunes Backup

NOTE: Don’t sync iPhone 6 with iTunes before get back deleted voice memos!

Here are the detailed steps:
Step 1: Switch to iTunes mode by click the iTunes icon on the tool.
Step 2: Click the backup file name to scan.
Step 3: After the scan, preview and restore files from Voice Memo catalogue.

Part 3: Restore iPhone Voice Memos via iCloud Backup

Wi-Fi is not required, and you just need to follow these to recover data from iPhone 6:

  • Click “iCloud” icon to enter iCloud mode.
  • Enter your iCloud account and password to download iCloud backup file.
  • When the download process is finished, scan and recover voice memos.
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  1. Anonymous30/6/15 04:15

    No "Voice Memo" in scan. what a waste

  2. Anonymous9/7/15 00:17

    In iTunes, with your iPhone connected and selected, click Music tab, is Include Voice Memos. You can get voice memos from iPhone to computer.