Set Custom Ringtones for a Contact on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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Steps

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    We unlock the phone and make sure that we are on the home screen by pressing the home button once
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    In order to set custom ringtones, we'll need to access the "Contacts" menu
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    Once we are on the home screen, we locate the "Contacts" icon. The icon has an orange background and a white silhouette of the head of a person. We tap "Contacts" once. The "Contacts" menu will be shown.
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    We locate the contact that we would like to modify
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    In this case, "Erik the Black" will be tapped. The contact will be shown.
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    Once the contact is shown, we tap on "EDIT"
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    "EDIT" is directly to the left of "MORE" in the upper-right side of the phone. Tapping on "EDIT" will bring up the "EDIT" menu. At the very bottom, we will see "Ringtone".
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    We tap on "Ringtone" one time
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    The list of different ringtones that we can use will be shown.
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    We tap a ringtone
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    In this case, we'll tap on "Chimes". Once we do that, we'll hear the tone for "Chimes".
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    If we like the selected ringtone, we tap on the back arrow
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    In this video, "Ringtone" will be set to "Chimes".
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    In order to save the change, we tap on "SAVE" one time
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    The contact will be saved. We'll note that there is a custom ringtone. In this video, it is set to "Chimes".
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    We press the home button to get back to the home screen
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    We'll be back to the home screen of our Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge.
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Questions and Answers

When I do as the tutorial shows I don't get the ringtone field in the edit screen. How to solve this?

When I do as the tutorial shows I don't get the ringtone field in the edit screen. How to solve this?. I have tried: Watched tutorials, read manual. I think it was caused by: No clue

You may need to move contacts into your device first. First, copy all of your contacts to the microSD card.

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    Press the home button.
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    Tap on "Contacts".
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    (Optional) tap on the "Contacts" tab.
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    Press the menu button or tap on the tripe-dot icon in the upper-right corner.
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    Tap on "Import/Export".
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    Tap on "Export to SD card"
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    Select all and tap on "OK".
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Then, just in case, copy all of your contacts from your SIM card to your smartphone.

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    Press the home button.
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    Tap on "Contacts".
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    (Optional) tap on the "Contacts" tab.
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    Press the menu button or tap on the tripe-dot icon in the upper-right corner.
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    Tap on "Import/Export".
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    Tap on "Import from SIM card".
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    Tap on "Device".
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    Tap on "Select all".
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    Tap on "Done".
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Then, set the option to save all of your new contacts on your phone.

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    Select Contacts.
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    Press the Menu button.
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    Tap on "More" (optional) and "Settings",
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    Tap on "Save new contacts to".
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    Tap on "Phone"
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    New contacts will be saved in the memory of the phone.
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Next, follow the tutorial.

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    Create a contact in the memory of the phone.
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    Follow the tutorial.
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There is another option: download and install Ringtone Manager Pro and use the "Set contact ringtone" option or install Ringo to do the same.

How do I change a contact ringtone that I downloaded through an app?

When I go to change the contact ringtone it does not show the downloaded ringtone.

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Recent edits by: BDGO, Eng, Alexander Avdeev

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