Support need help with a notification sound

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by oops-sorry, Nov 21, 2010.

  1. oops-sorry

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    i downloaded a southpark sound of eric cartman saying "you got mail" but i can only set it as a ring tone. i want it to notify me for my gmail. any ideas how to do this? thanks
     

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  2. pool_shark

    pool_shark Well-Known Member
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    If you go to the gmail settings and tap select ringtone it should come up asking if you want to use android sounds or music. Choose music and you should see every mp3 you have on the D2. Choose the one you want.
     
  3. oops-sorry

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    its not there i already tried that. but if i go to my music app. i can find it there
     
  4. Super_Six_Two

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    Save it in a folder on the SD card names notifications
     
  5. oops-sorry

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    that didnt work either. i created a folder named notifications on the sd card and put the file in there. went back to gmail settings and it still didnt show up. thanks for trying
     
  6. Gritwater

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    no, go to media folder--->audio----> and that opens up to your choice of Alarms, music, notifications, or ringtones. Place mp3 in appropriate folder
     
  7. oops-sorry

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    i went to the media folder---->audio---> all that was there was the notifications folder so i pasted in in there. it still does not show up. its in the mp3 format. is that the correct format or am i still doing something wrong
     
  8. CT53

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    Go to Gmail app -> Click the "+ More" button -> Settings -> Select Ringtone
     
  9. oops-sorry

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    ive already tried thats, but thanks for trying
     
  10. CT53

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    You can not change your Notification Ringtone without Rooting your phone and having a Custom ROM.
     
  11. oops-sorry

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  12. CT53

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    Your thanks is accepted.. Anytime man.. Enjoy your D2.
     
  13. beelzebubhsh

    beelzebubhsh New Member
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    Would be in the m4a format.
     

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