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How can I set a music file as a ringtone on my Samsung Galaxy J3?

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.

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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 and sounds.

  5. Touch Ringtone.

  6. Touch Add ringtone.

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

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

  9. Touch DONE to set the ringtone.

Assign a Personal Ringtone

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

  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 Add ringtone to create a custom ringtone from the sounds stored on your device.

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

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

  9. Touch DONE to set the ringtone.

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