Thread: Support Samsungs alarm clock sucks!
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Old August 28th, 2013, 07:17 PM   #29 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Darnell0216 View Post
By design, the alarm will ring unless the alarm itself or your phone is turned completely off. The alarm's volume slider present in the alarm clock menu is independent of the rest of the phone. Even if you're on vibrate only, the alarm will ring.
The volume is independent, but not the ringtone. Maybe the OP forgot to set default ringtone?

Edit: Just realized that my comment is irrelevant. I had been setting alarms through Google Now, so I only received the alarm confirmation. But I see now by setting an alarm in the Clock app, that there is indeed a default alarm tone pre-set ("Melody") even if you don't configure one, and it is independent of the default ringtone in the phone. Sorry for the confusion.
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