Three Ways To Completely Delete Voicemail on iPhone? [iOS Tips]

Three Ways To Completely Delete Voicemail on iPhone? [iOS Tips]
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In this post, you will learn some tricks about how to delete voicemail on your iPhone and also how to delete voicemail messages from iPhone completely. -- Mechelle July 31, 2017, | Follow Us Now.

Is a deleted Voicemail really deleted when you delete it on your iPhone?

In fact, if you already removed voicemail from your voicemail inbox and you've tapped Delete to erase them, the voicemail you think are deleted may not be truly gone. That's because iPhone voicemail aren't fully deleted until they're also cleared, so the voicemail that you "delete" are not erased, instead they are marked to be deleted later and moved out of your inbox. This works basically the same way on the iPhone.



Therefore, if you want to delete voicemail on iPhone completely, here you may refer to this article to learn how to delete voicemail on iPhone and also how to delete voicemail messages from iPhone 7/7Plus/6/6s/5s etc. completely.


Part 1. Quickly Delete a Voicemail Message on iPhone
Part 2. How to Delete all Voicemail on iPhone?
Part 3. How to Clear Deleted Voicemail on iPhone?


Part 1. Quickly Delete a Voicemail Message on iPhone

Step 1. Open the Phone app on the iPhone and tap on the “Voicemail” tab.

Step 2. Swipe left across the voicemail message to summon the red “Delete” button when it appears, then tap on that to delete the message.

Step 3. Choose the “Delete” option after you have listened to a message.

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Part 2. How to Delete all Voicemail on iPhone?

To delete Multiple Voicemails at Once, here you can use a little-known multitouch trick to quickly delete multiple voicemails at the same time.

Step 1. Open the Voicemail portion of the Phone app, then tap on “Edit”.

Step 2. Use multiple touch points to tap on multiple red minuses (-) delete buttons simultaneously, then concurrently tap on the red “Delete” buttons.



Generally, people will only clear voicemails after you have listened to them and deemed them not worthy of keeping. But sometimes, you may delete some voicemail accidentally, in this case, this trick might help you to recover deleted voicemail messages from iPhone directly.

Part 3. How to Clear Deleted Voicemail on iPhone?

As above, the deleted voicemails are not exactly deleted in iPhones. They are only hidden from the Inbox list but stay at the backend until you clear them out completely. So, you may double check and clean them in just a few click.

Step 1. Go to the “Phone” icon and tap on it.

Step 2. Go to “Voicemail” icon at the bottom right corner.

Step 3. Now, if you have already deleted your voice mails, you must find the “deleted messages” option and Tap on it.

Step 4. Then click on “Clear all” option to empty the “deleted message” folder.



This process will completely clear all your already deleted voicemail at once. Now, after this process, there will be no traces of your deleted voice mails on your iPhone.

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