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How do I assign a personal ringtone or vibration pattern to a contact on my Samsung Galaxy S5 mini?

You can assign custom ringtones and vibration patterns to your contacts. This makes it easier to identify a caller without needing to look at your device's screen.

Screens and settings available may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

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. Scroll to and 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.

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

  3. Select the music file you want to use. You can touch the filename to preview the music file, and touch it again to pause.

  4. Touch DONE.

Assign a Personal Vibration Pattern

  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. Scroll to and touch ADD ANOTHER FIELD.

  6. Mark the Vibration pattern checkbox and touch OK.

  7. Touch Vibration pattern.

  8. Touch the preloaded vibration pattern you want to use and touch OK, or follow the instructions below to create a custom vibration pattern.

    Custom Vibration Pattern

  1. Touch CREATE.

  2. Touch the screen to create your pattern.

  3. Touch STOP when you have finished creating the pattern.

  4. Touch Play to play back your pattern. If you are satisfied, touch SAVE. To try again, touch CANCEL.

  5. Create a name for the pattern and touch OK.

  6. Touch SAVE on the contact screen to save the new vibration pattern.

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