3 Simple Ways to Recover Deleted Voicemails on iPhone 2021

"A while back I had to replace my iPhone X. I got it home and restored it and everything was there. The next day the phone didn't work so I had to go back to Apple where they replaced the phone again. I got it home and restored--but none of my voicemails returned. I need to get them back--there are some on there from my late grandfather that I want to hear again."

Every business owner understands the importance of voicemails. They can easily leave the messages via voicemail when they have no time to answer the call. It is quite painful when iPhone voicemail disappeared due to different reasons. When it is lost, what most people confused is whether it is possible to recover deleted voicemails on iPhone. Actually, it is not completely removed from iPhone. Open up the Phone app and click on Voicemail. Scroll down until you see "Deleted Messages", tap on it to choose the messages you want and click Undelete to recover. If you don't find this option, keep reading, this article introduces a better and practical approaches get voicemails back on iPhone 12/11/11 Pro/XS/XS Max/XR/8/7.

1. Recover Permanently Deleted Voicemail on iPhone without Backup

FoneGeek iPhone Data Recovery, a reliable iOS data recovery tool, is famous throughout the world. It is well accepted by millions of iOS users. With this program, you will have access to all of your deleted and existing voicemails. You can simply get the lost voicemails back with or without backup. 

Main Features of iPhone Data Recovery (iOS 14/13 Supported):

  • It supplies 3 recovery modes: Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes and Recover from iCloud .
  • You have chance to preview the data on device, iTunes and iCloud backup for free.
  • It supports various data types, such as messages, contacts, photos, voicemails, notes, WhatsApp messages, voice memos, etc.

Now follow the steps below to learn how to recover deleted voicemails on iPhone. 


Step 1. You can click the link below to download and install this iPhone Data Recovery on your computer. You'll find three recovery modes, choose "Recover Data from iOS Devices" and connect the device to computer. It is required to tap "Trust" on device to authorise the connection.

select a data type

Step 2. Click on "San" to begin scanning. Once the scan has been done, the deleted and existing files would be showed for you to preview. Just feel free to click on Then click "Recover to PC" button.

recover voicemails from iphone

2. How to Recover Voicemails on iPhone from iTunes Backup

Step 1. Run the same program and choose "Recover Data from iTunes Backup". If you have ever backed up your iPhone with iTunes, the iTunes backup files will be displayed on this program. You need to choose one to preceed. 

select an itunes backup

Step 2. The scan will get started, you can view all the files on the iTunes backup. After reading and verifying these files, you'll be able to choose any items you want to recover and save them to computer or to device.

recover voicemails from itunes backup

3. How to Recover Voicemail on iPhone from iCloud Backup

Step 1. Run FoneGeek iPhone Data Recovery and select "Recover Data from iCloud" from the upper side of the window. Sign in iCloud account using your Apple ID.

log into icloud

Step 2. We're sorry that the iCloud backup can’t be obtained temporarily due to Apple server restrictions. And we will try our best to solve this problem, do please expect.

choose an icloud backup


By Joan J. Mims

Posted on Apr 04, 2018, 18:07:40

Joan J. Mims is interested in researching all tips about iPhone, iPad and Android. He loves to share useful ideas with all users.