Audio File Transfer

Transferring Audio Files from a Windows Computer:

  1. Establish a connection between your smartphone and computer via USB
  2. While viewing the home screen, drag the "notification" bar down
  3. Tap "connected as a media device" > "Media device (MTP)"
  4. An AutoPlay window should appear on the computer. From there, click "Open device to view files using Windows Explorer"
  5. Go to the directory where you wish to transfer the audio files on your smartphone
  6. Launch a second Windows Explorer window and navigate to where the audio files are stored on your PC's HDD
  7. Copy the files and then paste them on your phone's memory
  8. After the transfer is complete, safely disconnect your smartphone by clicking the mass storage device icon from the system tray

Transferring Audio Files from a Mac:

NOTE: If Kies is already installed on your Mac, skip the first two steps.

  1. Launch the Internet browse on your Mac and go to Kies
  2. From the webpage, click "Download for Mac OS" and follow the on-screen steps to complete the installation
  3. Connect the Galaxy Ace 4 to your computer via USB
  4. Drag the "Notification" bar down and tap "Connected as a media device"
  5. Tap the "Media device" check box
  6. On the Mac, launch Kies
  7. From Kies, click the "Folder" icon associated with "External memory" or "Internal memory" and navigate to the location where you want to copy the files
  8. On the Mac, locate the desired audio files
  9. Drag the audio files from the Mac into Kies
  10. Once the transfer is done, safely disconnect your Ace 4 from the Mac

Ringtone and Notification Management

Adding Audio Files to the Ringtone List:

  1. From the home screen, press the "Menu" key
  2. Tap "Settings"
  3. Tap "Sound" > "Ringtones"
  4. Tap "Add" and then tap "Choose music track" or "Sound picker"
  5. Tap "Always" or "Just once" and select the desired audio files
  6. Press "OK"

Adding Audio Files to the Notification List:

  1. From the home screen tap "Apps"
  2. Tap "My Files"
  3. Tap "All files"
  4. Navigate to and tap > hold the desired sound file
  5. Select "copy" and tap "Device storage"
  6. Open the "Notifications" folder and tap "Paste here"

Changing the Ringtone and Notification Sound

Changing the Ringtone for All Calls:

  1. From the home screen, press the "Menu" key
  2. Tap "Settings"
  3. Touch "Sound" and tap "Ringtones"
  4. Choose a ringtone and then tap "OK"

Changing the Ringtone of a Specific Contact:

NOTE: you can't set custom ringtones to contacts that are stored on the SIM card or the phone's internal memory

  1. From the home screen, tap "Contacts"
  2. Tap "Edit" > "Ringtone"
  3. Select the ringtone that you wish to set
  4. Tap "OK" and then touch "Save" to confirm

Changing the Notifications Sound:

  1. While viewing the home screen, press "Menu"
  2. Tap "Settings" > "Sound"
  3. Tap "notifications" and select the desired sound
  4. Tap "OK" to confirm

See More: Samsung Galaxy Ace 4: Set Custom Ringtones and Notification Sounds