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How can I set a music file as a ringtone on my Samsung Galaxy Alpha® ?

Your device can turn songs or music files you have downloaded, such as MP3s, into custom ringtones. You can also set up custom ringtones for your contacts.

Create a Custom Ringtone

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

  3. Touch Sounds and notifications.

  4. Scroll to and touch Ringtones.

  5. Touch ADD.

  6. Quickly double-touch Sound picker, if necessary, and select the music file you want to use. 

  7. Mark the Auto recommendations checkbox to use highlights from the song for the ringtone, instead of playing the song from the beginning.

  8. Touch DONE to set the ringtone.

Assign a Personal Ringtone

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Contacts.

  3. Touch the desired contact.

  4. Touch Edit to edit the contact's information. 

  5. Touch Ringtone

  6. Touch the preloaded ringtone you want to use and touch OK, or follow the instructions below to use a custom ringtone.

    Custom Ringtones

  1. Touch ADD to create a custom ringtone from the sounds stored on your device.

  2. If necessary, quickly double-touch Sound picker.

  3. Select the music file you want to use. 

  4. Mark the Auto recommendations checkbox to use highlights from the song for the ringtone, instead of playing the song from the beginning.

  5. Touch DONE to set the ringtone.

   

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