Notifications & ringtones: Samsung Galaxy S 6

Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the Samsung Galaxy S 6.

 

 

 

Emergency alerts

  1. From the Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap Menu.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Emergency alerts.
  5. Select or clear these check boxes:
    • Imminent extreme alert
    • Imminent severe alert
    • AMBER alerts

 

Incoming email

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap Menu.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Manage accounts.
  6. Tap your email address.
  7. Select or clear these check boxes
    • Email notifications.
    • Notification sound
    • Vibrate

 

Ringtones

Ringtone for all calls

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Sounds and notifications.
  4. Tap Ringtones and sounds.
  5. Tap Ringtone and select the desired ringtone.
  6. Tap the back arrow in the upper left corner, the selection is automatically saved.

 

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.