Record a Voice Memo on iPhone 6

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Hello, you are watching VisiHow. In this tutorial we will show you how to use the voice memos app on your iPhone 6.

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Steps

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    Turn your phone on by pressing the home button on the bottom of your phone.
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    Swipe from left to right to unlock your phone.
    You may have another method of unlocking your phone.
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  3. 3
    Tap Voice Memos to open the app.
    In this example, it is on the first page of the home screen. You may need to scroll through your pages to find the app.
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    Tap the red record button in the middle of your screen to record a voice memo.
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    Record your voice memo.
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    Tap the record button again, which now appears as a red square, to stop recording.
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    If you minimize the app, a red bar will appear at the top of your screen, notifying you that you are still working on a recording.
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    Tap the red bar to return to the voice memos app.
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    To listen to the recording, tap the Play (or triangle) icon to the left of the record button.
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    To turn the phone's speaker on or off, tap the speaker icon in the top right corner of your screen.
    If the speaker is off, the audio will only play through the small speaker at the top of your phone, as if you were on a phone call.
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    Tap Done, on the right of the record button, when you are finished recording your voice memo.
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    Type in a title for the recording, or leave it as the default "New Recording".
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    Tap Delete to delete the entire recording.
    When prompted, tap Delete again to confirm.
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    Tap Save to save the recording with the title you have chosen.
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    You will now be in your list of recordings.
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    Tap a recording to open and view its details.
    You will have additional options, such as sharing (square with up arrow icon), Edit, and delete (trash can icon). Look for additional videos on how to use these features.
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    This concludes the tutorial on how to use the voice memos app on your iPhone 6.
    If you have any questions, please post them in the comments section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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Recording on iPhone 6 - recording length of time question?

Hi there! I would like to record a meeting I have coming up in the future, it will be about an hour long. How long can I record on the iPhone 6? It is SUPER important that nothing go wrong with the recording! I am assuming I can email the file once recorded? Thanks so very much in advance! This is my first time using VisiHow and so far I think it is really wonderful!

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When the speaker is blue is it in or off?

When the speaker icon in the top right corner is on what color will it be? Blue or white?

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How to record a voice message on iPhone 6?

Want to record dogs barking outside my window

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How long can the recording be?

I saw the question was asked previously but there's no answer

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I cannot find the Voice Memo icon on my iPhone 6 plus?

I have reset my iPhone home screen to no avail.. I have tried: Reset home screen.. I think it was caused by: Not sure. just know that the icon is not to be found anywhere. I have to swipe and do a search for voice memos to find it.

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Looking for voice memo recorded today?

I recorded a voice memo. Now I can't find it on my iPhone 6. I just recorded it today. I'm worried it could have been deleted but I don't know how. If it was can I save it some how?

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Is there any way to take a picture while recording?

Is there any way to take a picture while recording?. I have tried: I tried downloading some other apps

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Speakerphone will not work with voice memo?

When I have record a voice memo the speakerphone does not work even when the speaker symbol turns blue? Thanks

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Yes thank you. Phone is new. When I press the button, it only wiggles

But recording does not start. is there a setting I need?

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My Mother accidentally deleted an important voice memo?

The voice memo had already been recorded but upon trying to edit the title, the option for save did not come up so she pressed new recording in hoping that it would force save it and the current voice memo she was trying to save disappeared from her save list. Is there any way to recover the deleted voice memo?. I have tried: I have tried a few data recovery software available online but so far it is just displaying back to me the data or information that is currently on the iPhone and not any deleted files. I think it was caused by: To be quite honest, I am at a loss on what caused this problem.

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Hi Grimm ~ My name is Julie. Is this going to cost me money?

Is this going to cost me money?. I have tried: I'm afraid you're already charging me. Bye.

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No thank you, I've checked your site and rarely does a question get answered?

Thanks for answering the 1 question I had, where is my voice memo, have a great day

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