Sony Xperia S - Set MP3 as ringtone

Android 2.3
Phone: Sony Xperia S
Factory OS: Android 2.3

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Set MP3 as ringtone

To set an MP3 as a ringtone, try one of the following. It may depend which version of Android you are using however:

Using the default Music player App, find a song you would like to set as the ringtone. Then while the song is playing, press and hold on the track and select Use as phone ringtone.

Or, find a specific Contact. press Menu – Edit. Scroll down to Additional Info. Press the triangle. Then scroll to Call Handling and set a ringtone from there.

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7 responses to “Set MP3 as ringtone”

  1. 5mmgridbook says:

    This is how: settings> sound>phone ringtone. press the note symbol in the top right hand corner. Choose a song from your music. Press done.

  2. Hammad says:

    go to default music player .select mp3 file ,touch the screen 3 options appears,select Play queue>hold selected mp3 file a new menu apperar ,at the ent there is the option of set as ring tone.

  3. dfghj says:

    ringtone plays or first tym but after that doesnt plays

  4. thx says:

    @5mmgridbook – you’re golden! Damn, that note icon is well hidden! 😀

  5. sam fisher says:

    doodel doodel doo!
    spiderpig, spiderpig, does whatever a spiderpig does!

  6. Cheesehound says:

    Hey, 5mmgridbook, thank you so much. Downloaded the full 42-page manual – no hints there.
    Spent ages trying to crack this. It kind of seems obvious now that I know. 😉

  7. Eve says:

    Ahh at last, a solution! Thank you so much, have a great day :)

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