You have absolute freedom to record what you want using voice memos. It could be a songful melody, your baby's babbling, your first concert in life, a voice-over for video or a recording of an important meeting. But sometimes you may need to cut out unnecessary content in order to share it with others or keep it orderly. Questions, like "Can you edit voice memos on iPhone?", "How to trim voice memos on Mac?" etc., are often asked. To help you, clear instructions will be shown detailedly today.

Part 1. How to Edit Voice Memos on iPhone - Voice Memos App

The built-in "Voice Memos" app on your iPhone is as simple as it looks. With it, you can create a voice memo, replace part of a voice memo, delete part of a ready recording, trim from the beginning to the end of a voice memo and share whichever you like to others. Here we will mainly show you how to use this app to edit voice memos directly on iPhone:
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Step 1: Open "Voice Memos" app on iPhone and select a voice memo that you would like to trim;

Step 2: Tap on the chosen voice memo and click the "..." to go for "Edit Recording" option;

Step 3: Now click the trim icon icon in the upper right corner;

Step 4: Move the yellow sliders to position where you want for both beginning and end;

Step 5: Press the "Trim" button to trim the voice memo: click "Trim Original" option to replace it with the original one or click the "Save As New Recording" option to create a new voice memo rather than overwrite the original one. Next simply tap on "Done" button to finish trimming voice memo on iPhone.

Part 2. How to Edit Voice Memos on Mac - Joyoshare Media Cutter

To be honest, the way to trim voice memos on Mac is similar to it on iPhone. As a result, here we additionally introduce another solution to trim and edit voice memos on computer. That is Joyoshare Media Cutter for Mac. It can exactly cut and trim both audios and videos without quality loss. Besides, this tool also has ability to crop, merge, rotate and edit media files at 60X faster working speed. More notably, it supports all popular audio formats and allows you to set bit rate, codec, channel and sample rate as you wish. You can also use it to add background track to your voice memo or apply sound effect to it. The one who takes it to edit videos can even embed subtitle file, customize text or image watermark, add video effect, specify resolution, etc. Now, just download it to see how it performs.