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.


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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  5. 5
    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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Can I change to sampling rate for smaller files?

Can I change the sampling rate or other settings to make smaller files?

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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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The speaker should it be blue or white when recording?

The speaker should it be blue or white I don't know if it should be blue or white when I'm recording

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How to I say something to record? Does app have to be opened?

What exactly do I need to do to record anything on my iPhone 6 Plus, can I just say the words voice memos or do I have to pull up the app and press it,

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