How to make a song your ringtone on Android
Want your Android phone to play your favorite song when you get a call? If so, set your song as the default ringtone for all or some callers. We’ll show you how to do this on your phone.
Before you start, make sure your song is saved as an audio file on your phone’s memory. You will choose this file when setting up the default ringtone on your device.
To note: The steps below vary slightly depending on your phone model. However, you will get an idea of which option to choose.
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Use a custom song as the default ringtone for all callers
To have your song play when you receive a call from any (non-specific) caller, use your phone’s Settings app to configure this option.
Start by launching Settings on your Android phone. In Settings, tap “Sounds and vibrations”.
On the “Sounds and vibrations” page, select “Phone ringtone”.
On the “Phone ringtone” page, in the “Ringtone” section, choose “Ringtone from internal storage”. This will allow you to choose your song from your storage.
You will see all the audio files available on your phone. Here, tap on the song you want to make your ringtone. Then press the Back button.
And you are ready.
From now on your phone will play your selected song when you receive a call from any caller. Enjoy!
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Make a custom song the default ringtone for specific contacts
To set your phone to play your song only when you receive a call from specific contacts, use your phone’s Contacts app to configure this option.
Start by launching Contacts on your Android phone. Next, find and tap the contact you want to set a custom ringtone for.
On the contact page, in the upper right corner, tap the three dots.
From the three-dot menu, select “Set ringtone”.
Scroll down the “Ringtones” menu. There, tap on “Add ringtone”.
You will see your phone’s file manager. Here choose the song you want to use as ringtone for the contact you have chosen.
Back in the “Ringtones” menu, tap on your newly selected song and choose “OK.”
And that’s all. Your phone will now play the chosen song when you receive a call from the chosen contact.
Want to find (or create) ringtones for your Android phone? If so, there are several ways to do this.
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