How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?

Last Update Date : Apr 13. 2018

Notifications

Set the default notification sound and the notification sounds for apps such as Messages or Calendar.

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Set a Default Notification Sound

You can choose a sound for the notifications sent by your apps.

1 From the Home screen, touch Apps
2 Touch Settings
3 Touch Sounds and vibration.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
4 Touch Notification sounds.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
5 Touch Default notification sound.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
6 Scroll up and down to access all available sounds. Touch a sound to to select it and hear a preview.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
7 Finally, touch the Back icon or the Back key to start using the sound selected as your default notification sound.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?

Important: If you don't touch the Back icon or the Back key, the new sound you selected will not be saved as your new default notification sound.

Set a Notification Sound for Messages

Choose notifications alerts for new messages. You can set a specific sound, different from all the notifications from the other apps.

1 From the Home screen, touch Apps
2 Touch Settings
3 Touch Sounds and vibration.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
4 Touch Notification sounds.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
5 Touch Messages notifications.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
6 Touch Notification sound.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
7 Scroll up and down to access all available sounds. Touch a sound to to select it and hear a preview.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
8 Finally, touch the Back icon or the Back key to start using the sound selected as your default notification sound.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?

Important: If you don't touch the Back icon or the Back key, the new sound you selected will not be saved as your new default notification sound.

Set a Notification Sound for Calendar

Choose notifications alerts for a new calendar event. You can set a specific sound, different from all the notifications from the other apps.

1 From the Home screen, touch Apps
2 Touch Settings
3 Touch Sounds and vibration.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
4 Touch Notification sounds.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
5 Touch Calendar notifications.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
6 Touch Notification sound.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
7 Scroll up and down to access all available sounds. Touch a sound to to select it and hear a preview.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
8 Finally, touch the Back icon or the Back key to start using the sound selected as your default notification sound.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?

Important: If you don't touch the Back icon or the Back key, the new sound you selected will not be saved as your new default notification sound.

Control Apps Notifications

You can control which applications push notifications to your device.

1 From the Home screen, touch Apps
2 Touch Settings
3 Touch Applications.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
4 Swipe to and touch the application you want to control the notifications.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
5 Scroll to and touch Notifications.
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?
6 The following options are available. Touch a slider to turn the corresponding feature ON or OFF
How do I Change Notification Sounds on my Samsung Galaxy A5 2017?

Note: Depending on what is turned ON or OFF, some options may appear or disappear.

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