Notifications & ringtones: Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+

Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+.

 

 

 

Emergency alerts

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the MORE or Menu icon.
  3. Tap Settings from the drop-down menu.
  4. Scroll to and tap Emergency alerts settings.
  5. Tap Emergency alerts to set which alert types to receive.
  6. Select or clear the check boxes for:
    • Imminent extreme alert
    • Imminent severe alert
    • AMBER alerts

 

Incoming email

To turn on and turn off email notifications, follow these steps:

 

Gmail

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Tap the Menu icon to the left.
  4. Tap the email account you wish to change the notification on.
  5. Scroll past the folders and tap Settings.
  6. Tap the account you wish to change.
  7. Check or uncheck Notifications to turn on or off sounds.
  8. Tap Inbox sound & vibrate to adjust the desired notification settings.
  9. Tap Sound to select the notification tone.
  10. Tap Vibrate to select or clear the check box and turn on or turn off vibrate notification.

Email

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap the Menu key in the top right of the screen.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Manage accounts.
  6. Tap your email address until it advances to the next screen,
  7. Scroll to 'NOTIFICATION SETTINGS'.
  8. Tap Email notifications to select or clear the check box and turn on/off email notifications.
  9. Tap Notification sound to select or change the notification sound.
  10. Tap Vibrate to select or clear the check box and turn on or turn off vibrate notification.

 

 

Ringtones

Ringtone for all calls

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Sounds and vibrations.
  4. Tap Ringtones and sounds.
  5. Tap Ringtone and select the desired ringtone.
  6. Tap the back arrow in the top-left; the selection is automatically saved.

 

Ringtone for calls from one contact

You cannot assign a ringtone to contacts stored on the SIM card or phone (device memory).

 

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