Notifications & ringtones: Nokia Lumia 521

    Learn how to set alerts, ringtones, and notifications on the Nokia Lumia 521.

     

     

     

    Emergency alerts

    1. From the Start screen, tap the Messaging tile.
    2. Tap the More (...) icon.
    3. Tap settings.
    4. Scroll to and tap emergency alerts.
    5. Tap  the AMBER Alerts slider to turn on or turn off.
    6. Tap the Emergency alerts field.
    7. Tap the Amber alerts Slider to enable or disable the feature.
    8. Tap to select one of the following:
      • Presidential only
      • Presidential and Extreme alerts
      • all alerts

     

    Incoming email

    1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
    2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
    3. Tap ringtones+sounds.
    4. Tap manage app sounds.
    5. Tap the email account.
    6. Tap the Notification sound field.
    7. Select the desired alert option.

     

    Ringtones

    1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
    2. Tap settings.
    3. Tap ringtones+sounds.
    4. Tap the Ringtone field.
    5. Select the desired ringtone.

     

    Transfer music or sounds to use

    1. Plug the small end of your USB cable into your phone and plug the other end into your computer.
    2. Navigate to your phone's memory folders or open the folders by clicking Open device to view files using Windows Explorer from the pop-up window.
    3. Drag and drop the audio files into the Ringtones folder.
    4. Safely disconnect the USB cable. Added audio files appear in the 'Custom' section of your ringtone list.