Transfer Audio Files from a PC:

  1. Connect the Archos device to your computer via USB
  2. Enable “File Transfer (MTP)” / “Media Device (MTP)” at the prompt or from the “Notification” area
  3. Open the File Explorer on the computer
  4. Locate the desired audio files on the computer storage and copy them
  5. Transfer the files on the phone storage, preferably in the “Ringtones” / “Alarms” / “Notifications” directories
  6. Once the transfer is done, eject the phone storage via system tray and safely disconnect the device from the USB port

Change the General Ringtone:

  1. Tap “Apps” on the home screen
  2. Open “Settings
  3. Scroll to “Device” and tap “Sound & Notification
  4. Select the ringtone you want to use
  5. Tap “OK” to confirm
  6. Optionally, you can enable or disable “Also vibrate for calls

Change the Ringtone of a Specific Contact:

NOTE: Custom ringtones cannot be set for contacts located on the phone’s internal storage or the SIM card.

  1. Tap “Contacts” on the home screen
  2. Tap and hold the contact you want to modify
  3. Tap “Edit” > “Menu
  4. Tap “Set ringtone
  5. Select the desired ringtone and tap “OK” to confirm

Change the Notification Sound:

  1. Go to “Settings
  2. Scroll to “Device” and tap “Sound & Notification
  3. Tap “Default notification ringtone
  4. Select the desired ringtone
  5. Tap “OK” to confirm



See More: Archos 50 Helium Plus: Transfer Audio Files (from a PC) and Set Custom Ringtones and Notifications