Notifications & ringtones: HTC One M8 for Windows

Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the HTC One M8 for Windows.

 

 

 

Emergency alerts

  1. From the start screen, swipe left and tap Messaging.
  2. Tap menu > settings.
  3. Scroll down to and tap emergency alerts.
  4. Tap each switch to turn on or off desired alerts. Presidential Alerts are always on.

 

Incoming email

  1. Swipe left on the start screen.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap ringtones+sounds.
  4. Scroll down to and tap New email.
  5. Tap desired alert sound or tap none.

 

Ringtones

Ringtone for all calls

  1. Swipe left on the home screen to the App list.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap ringtones+sounds.
  4. Tap the Vibrate switch to the on or off position as desired for ringtones.
  5. Tap Ringtone.
  6. Tap to select 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 start screen, tap the People tile.
  2. Tap the desired contact.
  3. Tap edit (pencil).
  4. Scroll down to and tap +ringtone.
  5. Tap the desired ringtone.
  6. Tap the save icon.