Ringtones & notifications: Apple iPhone 5c

    Learn how to set custom ringtones and notifications on the Apple iPhone 5c.

     

     

     

     

    Notifications

     

    To change the notification sounds, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap Sounds.
    3. Tap on the desired notification.
    4. Scroll to and tap the desired ringtone.
    5. Press the home button at the bottom of the device..

     

     

    Ringtones

     

    To change the ringtone, follow these steps:

     

    Ringtone for all calls

    1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
    2. Tap Sounds.
    3. Tap Ringtone.
    4. Scroll to and tap the desired ringtone.
    5. Press the home button at the bottom of the device..

     

    Ringtone for calls from one contact

    Note: You cannot assign a ringtone to contacts stored on the SIM card.

    1. From the home screen, tap Phone.
    2. Tap Contacts.
    3. Tap the contact you wish to change.
    4. Tap Edit.
    5. Tap Ringtone.
    6. Tap the desired ringtone.
    7. Tap Done.

     

     

    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:

     

    Transfer - PC or Mac

    1. Open iTunes.
    2. Connect the iPhone to your computer using the included USB cable.
    3. Click the Device button in the upper-right corner.
      • If viewing the iTunes Store, click the Library button first.
      • If you don't see your device, you may need to hide the sidebar. Choose View > Hide Sidebar.
    4. Click the Music tab.
    5. Check the Sync Music checkbox.
    6. Choose what you want to sync:
      • Entire muisc library
      • Selected playlists, artists, albums, and genres
    7. To include music videos, check Include music videos.
    8. To include voice memos, check Include voice memos.
    9. To automatically fill all free space on your iPhone with music, check Automatically fill free space with songs.
      Note: This option is only available when syning Selected playlists, artists, albums, and genres.
    10. Once you have selected the music to sync, click Apply.

     

    Ringtone list - add transferred music or sound file

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    Notification list - add transferred music or sound file

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