What good is a notification sound if you can’t tell the difference between whether or not the notification was for an e-mail, a text message, a calender event, or a system alert? Where most people get confused when it comes to setting a specific ringtone for text messages is when they try to do it from the system settings screen.
From the system settings, you can set a notification sound but the problem is that it applies for all notifications. Therefor in this guide, we’ll show you how to set a notification sound that will apply only to your text messages. Just follow the step by step directions below:
- Open your text messaging app.
- From the main messaging screen, press menu>settings.
- In the settings menu, look for an option along the lines of “Notification Sound.”
- From there, you will be able to choose a specific alert that will apply only for your text messages.