Ringtones & notifications:  LG Optimus L9

Learn how to set custom ringtones and notifications on the LG Optimus L9. Find out more on this page:

 

Set custom sounds

Transfer

 

 

Set custom sounds

Notifications

To change the notification sounds, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Tap Sound.
  4. Tap Notification sound.
    Note: To tap, you volume level must be above zero.
  5. Tap the desired notification sound and then tap OK.

 

 

Ringtones

To change the ringtone, follow these steps:

 

Ringtone for all calls

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Tap Sound.
  4. Tap Phone ringtone.
    Note: To tap, your volume level must be above zero.
  5. Tap the desired phone ringtone and then tap OK.

 

 

Ringtone for a calls from one contact
Note
: You cannot assign a ringtone to SIM card contacts.

  1. From any Home screen, tap Contacts.
  2. Tap the desired contact.
  3. Tap the Edit icon (pencil).
  4. Under 'Ringtone,' tap Default ringtone or else tap the current ringtone name.
  5. Tap the desired ringtone to assign it to the contact and then tap OK.
  6. Tap Save.

 

 

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Transfer

Transfer music or sounds to use

Some devices require you to transfer music, sounds, or other audio files to the device in a certain way for it to be used for ringtones and notifications. To transfer these files, follow these steps:

 

  1. Connect USB cable to the phone, then to a computer.
  2. On your phone, tap Media sync (MTP) when the pop-up window appears.
    Note: Your computer may start to automatically download a LG USB driver. Do do not unplug the USB cable until the drivers finish installing. 
  3. Using the computer, navigate to and open the phone’s disk drive and navigate to the desired folder.
  4. Navigate to the desired music file(s) stored on your computer.
  5. Drag and drop the music files into your phone's disk drive.
  6. When finished, safely disconnect the phone from the computer.

    Follow the remaining steps to add the audio file you just transfered to the phone ringtone or notification sound list.

  7. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  8. Tap System settings.
  9. Tap Sound.
  10. Tap one of the following options:

    • Phone ringtone
    • Notification sound

  11. Tap the + icon.
  12. From the list, find and tap the audio file that you just transfered. The audio file is now available to be used.

 

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