Notifications & ringtones: Samsung Galaxy S4

    Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the Samsung Galaxy S4.

     

     

     

    Emergency alerts

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Messaging.
    3. Tap the Menu key and then tap Settings.
    4. Tap Emergency alerts.
    5. For the following alerts, tap the alert to select the check box and turn on the alert or clear the check box and turn off the alert:
      • Imminent extreme alert
      • Imminent severe alert
      • AMBER alerts

     

    Incoming email

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Email.
    3. Tap the Menu key and then tap Settings.
    4. Tap your email address.
    5. To turn off, tap Email notifications to clear the check box.
    6. To turn on, tap Email notifications to select the check box.
    7. Tap Select ringtone to select the notification tone.
    8. Tap Vibrate to select or clear the check box and and turn on or turn off vibrate notification.

     

    Ringtones

    Ringtone for all calls

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap the My device tab.
    4. Tap Sound.
    5. Tap Ringtones.
    6. Tap the desired Ringtone and then tap OK.

     

    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.