Notifications & ringtones: BlackBerry PRIV

Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the BlackBerry PRIV.

 

 

 

Emergency alerts

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More > Emergency broadcasts.

  2. Choose to check or uncheck the following options:

    • Show extreme threats

    • Show severe threats

    • Show AMBER alerts

 

Incoming email

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Gmail.
  2. Tap the Menu icon with three lines, then scroll down and tap Settings.
  3. Tap the email account you wish to change the notification on.
  4. Tap the Notifications check box to turn on or off.

 

Ringtones

 

Ringtone for all calls

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Sound & notification.
  2. Tap Phone ringtone to change the ringtone for all calls.

 

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 icon that looks like a pencil.
  3. Tap the Menu icon with three dots, then tap Set ringtone.
  4. Choose the desired ringtone, then tap OK.