Android 8 (Oreo) - Set a Custom Ringtone for an Individual Contact

Last Update Date : Sep 08. 2018
Android 8 (Oreo) - Set a Custom Ringtone for an Individual Contact

Your device can turn songs or music files you have downloaded, such as MP3s, into custom ringtones. This makes it easier to identify a caller without needing to look at your device's screen.

Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

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1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen. 

2. Touch Messages.

3. Touch CONTACTS.

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4. Select the contact of your choice. 

5. Touch Details.

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6. Touch EDIT.

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7. Swipe to and touch View More

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8. Swipe to and touch Ringtone.

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9. Touch ADD (located on the top right corner).

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10. Select Sound picker. If you are an expert user, touch ALWAYS. Otherwise, touch JUST ONCE to move to next step.

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11. Select TRACKS or FOLDERS.

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12. Touch the music file you want to use as a custom ringtone.

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13. Touch DONE to set the ringtone.

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14. Touch SAVE to set the ringtone to the selected contact. 

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