File Transfer

Transferring Audio Files from a Windows Computer:

  1. Connect your Galaxy Light to your computer via USB
  2. On the home screen, drag the "Status" bar down and tap "Connected as a media device". Then, tap the "Media device (MTP)" check box
  3. From the AutoPlay pop-up on your computer, click "Open device to view files using Windows Explorer"
  4. Open a second Windows Explorer window and locate the desired audio files
  5. Copy the files and paste them on your phone's internal storage
  6. Once finished, safely disconnect your smartphone

Transferring Audio Files from a Mac Computer:

NOTE: follow the first two steps only if you don't have Kies on your Mac.

  1. On your Mac computer, navigate to SAMSUNG KIES and click "Download for Mac OS"
  2. Follow the on-screen instructions to install Kies on your computer
  3. Use the USB cable to connect your smartphone to your computer
  4. On your handset, drag the "Status" bar down and tap "Connected as a media device" > "Media device (MTP)"
  5. Launch Kies on the Mac
  6. From within Kies, click the "Folder" icon next to "Internal memory" or "External memory"
  7. Navigate to where you want to add the audio files
  8. On the Mac, open a new window and navigate to where the desired audio files are saved
  9. Drag the files and drop them in Kies
  10. After the transfer completes, disconnect your smartphone from your PC

Managing the Ringtone List

Adding Sound Files to the Ringtone List:

  1. From the home screen, press the "Menu" button
  2. Tap "Settings" and go to the "My device" tab
  3. Tap "Sound" > "Ringtones"
  4. Tap "Add" and select either "Sound picker" or "Choose music track"
  5. Select "Always" or "Just once"
  6. Choose the desired audio files and tap "OK"

Adding Sound Files to the Notification List:

  1. Tap the "Apps" icon located on the home screen
  2. Tap "My Files" > "All files"
  3. Locate the desired sound files that you've transferred
  4. Tap and hold a file and select "Copy"
  5. Touch "Device storage" and select the "Notifications" folder
  6. Select "Paste here"

Setting Custom Ringtones

Changing the Ringtone for All Calls:

  1. Press the "Menu" button while viewing a home screen
  2. Tap "Settings" and access the "My device" tab
  3. Tap "Sound " > "Ringtones"
  4. Select the desired ringtone and then press "OK"

Changing the Ringtone for One Specific Contact:

NOTE: you can't set custom ringtones for contacts that are stored on the SIM card or the internal storage

  1. Tap the "Contacts" icon from the home screen
  2. Select the desired contact
  3. Tap "Edit" and select "Ringtone"
  4. Choose the desired ringtone and tap "OK"
  5. Press "Save"

Changing the Notification Sound:

  1. Press the "Menu" key while viewing one of the home screens
  2. Select "Settings"
  3. Go to the "My device" tab
  4. Tap "Sound" and select "Default notification sound"
  5. Select the desired audio loop and then confirm by tapping "OK"

See More: Samsung Galaxy Light: Transfer and Set Custom Ringtones and Notification Sounds