Notifications & ringtones: Samsung Galaxy Avant

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

 

 

 

Emergency alerts

  1. From any home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap Menu > Settings
  3. Scroll to and tap Emergency alerts.
  4. Select or clear the checkboxes for:
    • Imminent extreme alert
    • Imminent severe alert
    • AMBER alerts

Note: Presidential alerts are automatically turned on and cannot be disabled.

 

Incoming email

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap Menu.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap the email account.
  6. Select or clear the Notifications check box.
  7. Tap Select ringtone to update ringtone.
  8. Tap to select or clear the Vibrate check box.

 

Ringtones

Ringtone for all calls

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Sound.
  4. Tap Ringtones.
  5. Select desired sound.
  6. 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 Apps.
  2. Tap Contacts.
  3. Tap the edit contact icon.
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  4. Tap Ringtone.
  5. Select desired sound.
  6. Tap OK.

 

Make a song a ringtone

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Music.
  4. Select the Tracks tab.
  5. Tap the song to use.
  6. Tap Menu > Set as.
  7. Select the Auto recommendations radio button.
  8. Under SET AS, tap one of the following:
    • Phone ringtone
    • Caller ringtone
    • Alarm tone
  9. Tap Done.
  10. If applicable, select the contact to assign the ringtone to.