Apple® iPhone® - Voicemail to Text

With the Voicemail to Text add-on for iPhone, you're able to:

  • have Voicemail converted to text messages.
  • discreetly read messages rather than listening to them.

Note Notes:

  • For more info, visit Visual Voicemail on your iPhone.
  • The steps below apply to the following models:
    • iPhone X / XS / XS Max / XR
    • iPhone 8 / 8 Plus
    • iPhone 7 / 7 Plus
    • iPhone SE
    • iPhone 6s / 6s Plus


  1. From the Home screen, tap the Messages icon Messages icon.
    Note You can add the add-on from My Verizon.
  2. Tap the message from the calling party's number.
  3. The Voicemail is transcribed in the message.
    Note To play the audio, refer to Play a Voicemail Message.
    Note Only the first 45 seconds of a Voicemail message converts to text.