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Setup and use notification tones

How do I setup and use notification tones?


Follow the steps listed below to setup and use notification tones.

Choose Phone ringtones through settings menu:

1.  From the home screen touch Image

2.  Touch Settings

3.  Touch Sound

4.  Touch Phone ringtone  (If option is greyed out, make sure handset volume is not set to Silent Mode)

5.  Select a Phone ringtone from the list. Touch OK to set


Customize the text message ringtone

1.  From the home screen touch Image 

2.  Touch Text messaging

3.  Touch Menu Image

4.  Touch Settings

5.  Touch Select ringtones

6.  Touch on any Notification ringtone to select and hear a sample

7.  Touch OK to set as notification ringtone


Loading your own custom ringtone for Text Messages

Connect the supplied USB cable into your device, then into your windows  computer and Drag and drop your audio files to the Notifications folder. (device > Internal Storage > Notifications). 

Click here for more information on how to transfer files from your computer to your phone.


Change the notification tone for email

Gmail  Email
 

1.  From the home screen touch Image 

2.  Touch Gmail

3.  Touch Menu Image

4.  Touch Settings

5.  Touch the desired Gmail account

6.  Touch Sound & vibrate

7.  Touch Sound

8.  Touch the desired tone

9.  Touch OK to set as notification tone

 

1.  From the home screen touch Image 

2.  Touch Email

3.  Touch Menu Image

4.  Touch Settings

5.  Touch the desired email account

6.  Touch Notification settings

7.  Touch Choose ringtone

8.  Touch the desired tone

9.  Touch OK to set as notification tone


Creating your own custom ringtone for phone ringtones/phone calls

Connect the supplied USB cable into your device, then into your windows  computer Click on your deviceInternal Storage

Drag and drop your audio files to the Ringtones folder. (device > Internal Storage > Ringtones)


If you do not have access to a computer, while we don't guarantee or warranty third party apps, many owners have reported success using Play Store apps, such as a file managers, to set ringtones.

  • Use the file manager to transfer the ringtone from download folder to the ringtones folder.  Now you can select the ringtone under settings
  • Select ringtones under settings, then select the third party file manager instead of media storage to browse to and select the MP3

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