Notifications & ringtones: Kyocera DuraForce XD

Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the Kyocera DuraForce XD.




Emergency alerts

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More > Wireless Emergency Alerts.
  2. Choose to check or uncheck the following alerts:
    • Imminent Threat - Extreme
    • Imminent Threat - Severe
    • Amber
  3. Presidential alerts can not be disabled.


Incoming email

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Gmail.
  2. Tap the Menu icon with three lines, then tap Settings > [email account].
  3. Tap the Notifications check box to turn on or off.
  4. Tap Inbox sound & vibrate to set ringtone and vibration options.



Ringtone for all calls

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Sounds & notification.
  2. Tap Phone ringtone and choose the desired ringtone.


Ringtone for calls from one contact

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


  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Contacts.
  2. Tap the desired contact, then tap the Edit pencil.
  3. Tap Incoming settings to set ringtones for Phone and Message.