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Old February 1st, 2013, 12:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Post how to change the sms's sound to my own?

and at the same time also how to change the ringing sound to my own sound file? what are the options? is it like in galxy s2? for some reason i can't change both sounds. ps i wanted to register to another forum but they didn't accepted my disposable email so i came here

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In Settings> Sound you will find a default ringtone and default notification tone. From there you can change either. Also many apps allow you to change the notification tone for that particular app.
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For the ringtone, I found you need to copy or move the soundfile you want to use to the Ringtones folder - I suspect you will also need to put the SMS notification file in Notifications.

You can do this while connected to a PC or install something like File Manager (free on Play)
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