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How-to Pixel 2: Transfer and Set Custom Ringtones & Notifications

Discussion in 'Other Phones' started by DustenRust, Dec 15, 2017.

  1. DustenRust

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    Transfer Audio Files from a PC:

    1. Connect the Android device to the computer via USB
    2. Enable “File Transfer” / “Media device” when prompted or from the Notification area
    3. Open the File Explorer on the computer
    4. Locate the desired audio files on the PC
    5. Copy and transfer the files to the phone storage, preferably in the “Media” directory
    6. Once done, safely disconnect the phone from the USB port

    Change the General Ringtone:

    1. Open “Settings” and scroll to “Device
    2. Tap “Sound & Notification
    3. Select the desired ringtone
    4. Tap “OK
    5. Optionally, turn “Also vibrate for calls” ON or OFF

    Change a Specific Contact’s Ringtone:

    NOTE: Custom ringtones cannot be assigned for contacts located on the SIM card or the phone’s storage.

    1. Open “Contacts
    2. Tap the contact whose ringtone you want to change
    3. Tap “Edit” > “Menu” > “Set ringtone
    4. Select the desired ringtone and tap “OK

    Change the Notification Sound:

    1. Launch “Contacts
    2. Scroll to “Device
    3. Tap “Sound & Notification
    4. Tap “Default notification ringtone
    5. Select the desired ringtone and tap “OK” to confirm

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