1. MadMike71's Avatar
    Hey people sorry if this is in the wrong spot new to the android and this forum!!
    i have a question i am sure you can help me with. Can a contact have a different ringtone and notification sound? if so how do i set that up? as of right now i can only see where to set the ringtone for a contact not the notification.. any help would be appreciated..
    02-18-2014 10:15 AM
  2. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    Hey people sorry if this is in the wrong spot new to the android and this forum!!
    i have a question i am sure you can help me with. Can a contact have a different ringtone and notification sound? if so how do i set that up? as of right now i can only see where to set the ringtone for a contact not the notification.. any help would be appreciated..
    Welcome to the forums. The procedure may vary depending on the device. What do you have?
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    02-18-2014 10:27 AM
  3. MadMike71's Avatar
    wow that was stupid!! i guess that would help to know what i have.. sorry!! anyway i have the Droid Maxx
    02-18-2014 12:20 PM
  4. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    wow that was stupid!! i guess that would help to know what i have.. sorry!! anyway i have the Droid Maxx
    OK so if it is like vanilla android, select your contact and click the 3 dot menu at the top. That should have set ringtone as an option.

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    02-18-2014 12:31 PM
  5. MadMike71's Avatar
    okay i see that one!! but can i set a different one for a text alert?
    02-18-2014 12:57 PM
  6. DASHAUS's Avatar
    okay i see that one!! but can i set a different one for a text alert?
    Your texting program would probably have to do that for you.

    Sent from my XT1080 using Tapatalk
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    02-18-2014 01:05 PM
  7. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    okay i see that one!! but can i set a different one for a text alert?
    I don't know about the stock text app. You may have to get a third party app to do that.

    From a Sprint Moto X using AC Forums app
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    02-18-2014 01:51 PM
  8. MadMike71's Avatar
    thanks everyone!!
    02-18-2014 02:59 PM
  9. AustinAggie's Avatar
    For texting I'd recommend Textra - great app overall and it can set a notification tone per contact (along with other per contact customization like colors, etc.). I think Handcent and ChompSMS are the other popular third-party texting apps.
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    02-18-2014 03:24 PM

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