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July 28, 2008 10:10 AM   Subscribe

Any way to save the voicemails on my iPhone to my macbook pro?

Problem: I have a lot of saved voicemails on my phone that I'd rather not delete. But my memory is getting full.

Is there a solution to this? I'm running 2.0 software.

posted by ryecatcher to Technology (5 answers total) 2 users marked this as a favorite
You will need to jailbreak your iPhone, install SSH and copy the files off of ~/Library/Voicemail
posted by wongcorgi at 10:19 AM on July 28, 2008

Presumably you could record them. Headphone-out from the iPhone to line-in on the Mac. Use a simple audio recorder/editor (perhaps "Audacity") to save the sound files to disk.
posted by whiskeyspider at 11:17 AM on July 28, 2008

My Mum wanted some messages taped and I was able to do it with Skype and Call Recorder from ecamm
posted by bonobothegreat at 11:31 AM on July 28, 2008 [1 favorite]

Well, assuming they're also saved to t-mobiles voicemail service (and I admit I don't have an iPhone so I don't know if this is a good assumption) you can use something like Its free, downloads your voicemails to their online service, and then you can save each one there or on your computer.
posted by hipersons at 3:36 PM on July 28, 2008

Lifehacker, who are MeFi fans, posted a guide to the process this morning.
posted by sjuhawk31 at 5:57 AM on July 29, 2008

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