Since iOS 8, we can send audio messages from iPhone and iPad. More and more iPhone users prefer voice messages than traditional text messages now. Check out this guide if you want to know how to record and send voice messages on iPhone iPad. You can backup iMessages and Multimedia Messaging Service (MMS) through iCloud or iTunes just like you back up text messages on iPhone. Today, we will introduce you a much easier way to backup audio messages from iPhone to PC or Mac computer without iTunes or iCloud.
How to backup iPhone voice messages to computer?
iPhone data recovery is a very useful software when we deleted data from our iPhone or iPad by mistake. Using this software, you will be able to retrieve those deleted data from iPhone storage, you can also preview and extract any data from previous iTunes or iCloud backup files. Since it can also export existing data from iPhone, it serves as a perfect tool to backup iPhone content and data to computer. You can get this software from below. Make sure to download the right version according to the OS on your computer, either Windows or Mac OSX.
There are basically two steps to transfer audio messages from iPhone to computer. Connect your iPhone to computer through USB cable. Run the above iPhone data recovery software on your computer. Then select the file type you like to backup. A lot of file types are supported by this tool. For example, you can backup voice memos on iPhone, you can back up voice mails from iPhone to computer and many others. The fewer data types you selected, the faster would the scan and transfer process be. In this demo, we are going to back up iPhone audio messages to PC or Mac. Thus choose Messages and Attachments from the screen as shown below.
Click the scan button to allow this iPhone data recovery software to scan your iPhone storage and find the selected files. After that you will be taken to a screen like this.
The left column display the file types you have selected at the first step. In this article, we are going to transfer voice messages from iPhone to computer. You can find Messages & call log from the left navigation panel. You can go to the Messages category to recover text messages from iPhone (both deleted and existing). Audio messages will be attached to your messages, just like any other files sent and received through Messages app on iPhone, such as photos, videos, music and so on. Go to Message attachments category, you can find all kinds of files sent or received through messages and iMessages on iPhone or iPad. Audio messages on iPhone will be saved as .AMR files with the voice or recording icon. Select any or all voice messages, then click the Recover button to export and save audio messages from iPhone to PC or Mac computer. If you have too many attached files received or sent through messages, it may be difficult to find the file you like to backup. In this case, you can search ‘audio message‘ in the upper right section of this iPhone data transfer and recovery software, then only your voice messages will be listed. Deleted voice messages will be highlighted in red. In case of data loss, you can also follow the steps to retrieve deleted audio messages from iPhone.