Notifications & ringtones: Sony Xperia Z1s

Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the Sony Xperia Z1s.

 

 

 

Emergency alerts

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Messages.
  3. Tap the Menu icon in the upper-right corner.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Select or clear check boxes for the following options:
    • Extreme alerts
    • Severe alerts
    • AMBER alerts

 

Incoming email

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Select Email.
  3. Tap the Menu icon in the lower-right corner.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Select the account name you want to edit.
  6. Scroll down to NOTIFICATION SETTINGS.
  7. Select or clear the Email notifications check box.

     

    Ringtones

    Ringtone for all calls

    1. Transfer the music, song, or sound file to the Music folder on your device.
    2. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
    3. Scroll to and tap Settings.
    4. Scroll to DEVICE, and then tap Sound.
    5. Under RINGTONE & VIBRATION, tap Phone ringtone.
    6. Tap the Music icon in the upper-right corner.
    7. Navigate to and select the file you want to use.
    8. Tap Done.

     

    Ringtone for calls from one contact

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

     

    1. Transfer the music, song, or sound file to the Music folder on your device.
    2. From any Home screen, tap the Phone icon.
    3. Tap the Contacts tab in the upper-left corner.
    4. Select the contact you want to edit.
    5. Tap the Edit contact icon in the upper-right area of the screen.
    6. Scroll down to and tap the Ringtone drop-down menu.
    7. Tap the Music icon in the upper-right corner.
    8. Navigate to and select the file you want to use.
    9. Tap Done.