“I deleted one WhatsApp audio messages on my iPhone and now I need to listen it again. Thanks god that I have the backup in iTunes, I want to ask how can I extract these WhatsApp audio messages in backup without restore all of the data?”
More and more users tend to use WhatsApp as the instant chatting tool to communicate with others as it supports to send and receive audio messages. But there is a chance that we may delete some important conversations mistakenly. If you have created backup via iTunes or iCloud in advance, you can access these WhatsApp audio messages from iPhone backup by restoring your iPhone via iTunes or iCloud.
However, if you have added new data to iPhone, restoring from iTunes/iCloud backup would replace your current data on iPhone with those in the backup. Therefore, you’ll need a solution to extract WhatsApp audio messages from iPhone backup without erasing the previous data.
iRefone is a good data recovery software for iOS. It can easily recover the deleted data like messages, notes, contacts, call history, photos, whatsapp, wechat and more on iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. It also enables you to selectively extract data from iTunes backup and iCloud backup. It is fully compatible with iPhone X/7(Plus)/6s(Plus)/6(Plus)/SE/5S/5C/5/4S/4; iPad Pro/Air/Mini; iPod Touch.
First, choose the version you need as iRefone provides the Windows and Mac version. Then follow below tutorial to get to know how to extract WhatsApp audio messages in iPhone backup.
How to Extract iPhone WhatsApp Audio Messages in iTunes
Step 1. Run iRefone and choose “Recover from iTunes Backup” as the recovery mode. There will be some backup files listed on the interface. Click on “Select” to choose the backup of iPhone you need.
Step 2. The the software will ask you choose the data you want to display and preview in the iTunes backup. Click on the icon of WhatsApp Attachments to start the scanning.
Step 3. When the scanning is finished, all of the WhatsApp attachments you choose in the iTunes backup will be displayed in the interface, including these audio messages. Preview them one by one and pick out these audio messages you need.
How to Extract iPhone WhatsApp Audio Messages in iCloud
Step 1. Choose “Recover from iCloud Backup” as recovery mode. Then you will see the interface below. Log in to iCloud account with Apple ID and password.
Step 2. After log into iCloud account, the program can find all iCloud backup backup files in your iCloud account. Choose one iCloud backup you need to recover data and click “Download” to start the download of your iCloud backup.
Step 3. When the downloading is finished, it will ask you choose the data you want to preview, just choose WhatsApp Attachments that you need to retrieve.
Step 4. Preview these WhatsApp chat history in the software and choose these audio messages you need to recover to PC.