How to Change the Voicemail Greeting on an iPhone

Your voicemail greeting is the message that people hear when they leave you a voicemail. It's a great way to introduce yourself and let people know what to expect when they leave a message.

Here's how to change your voicemail greeting on an iPhone:

  1. Open the Phone app.
  2. Tap Voicemail.
  3. If you have multiple voicemail accounts, tap the account that you want to change the greeting for.
  4. Tap Greeting.
  5. Tap Record Greeting.
  6. Speak your greeting.
  7. When you're finished, tap Stop.
  8. If you want to listen to your greeting, tap Play.
  9. If you're happy with your greeting, tap Save.

Your new voicemail greeting will now be set.


  • You can also change your voicemail greeting by dialing #86 from your iPhone.
  • If you forget your voicemail password, you can reset it by going to Settings > Phone > Change Voicemail Password.
  • You can also change the alert sound for new voicemails by going to Settings > Sounds & Haptics > New Voicemail.