Transfer Audio Files from a PC:

  1. Connect the Android phone to the PC via USB
  2. Enable “File Transfer” / “Media device” on the phone, when prompted or from the Notification area
  3. Open the File Explorer on the PC
  4. Locate the audio files on the PC storage
  5. Copy and paste the desired files to the phone storage in the “Ringtones” and “notifications” directories
  6. Once the transfer completes, eject the phone storage and safely disconnect the device from the USB port

Change the General Ringtone:

  1. Open “Settings
  2. Access “Sound & Notification
  3. Tap the desired ringtone
  4. Press “OK
  5. 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 stored on the phone’s internal memory or SIM card.

  1. Open “Contacts
  2. Tap and hold the desired contact
  3. Tap “Edit” > “menu” > “Set ringtone
  4. Select the desired ringtone and tap “OK

Change the Notification Alert Sound:

  1. Launch “Settings
  2. Go to “Sound & notification
  3. Tap “Default notification ringtone
  4. Select the desired notification sound and tap “OK



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