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How do i use a mp3 clip as a ringtone on an iphone?

lincolnsmommy Avatar
6y, 7m agoPosted 6 years, 7 months ago
i want to use an mp3 file as a ringtone on my iphone.
i have put it in the ringtone section on itunes and synced but its not there on the phone when i ask to change the ringtone. any ideas?
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6y, 7m agoPosted 6 years, 7 months ago
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#1
find the ringtone in the itunes/music section on ya phone, then SET/ASSIGN to ringtone (thats what I do on my Nokia 5800)
#2
http://www.ehow.com/how_2160460_custom-iphone-ringtones-free.html
Make sure to choose to sync Ringtones with your iPhone- you need to tick a box.
#3
calico_cat
http://www.ehow.com/how_2160460_custom-iphone-ringtones-free.html
Make sure to choose to sync Ringtones with your iPhone- you need to tick a box.


ive just tried all that. all went fine but it wont sync :(
#4
You can't i don't think, only in the USA i believe?!
#5
nah they need to be in mp4 format I think. Eitherhow I tend to get my ringtones from http://audiko.net/
#6
lincolnsmommy
ive just tried all that. all went fine but it wont sync :(


It NEEDS to be only 30secs long... Any longer and the iPhone won't recognise it as a ringtone when you try to sync it (although it would be showing in the 'Ringtone' section of iTunes).:thumbsup:
#7
Pr3cious18
It NEEDS to be only 30secs long... Any longer and the iPhone won't recognise it as a ringtone when you try to sync it (although it would be showing in the 'Ringtone' section of iTunes).:thumbsup:


that could be why!!! ill have another go
#8
calico_cat
http://www.ehow.com/how_2160460_custom-iphone-ringtones-free.html
Make sure to choose to sync Ringtones with your iPhone- you need to tick a box.


lincolnsmommy
ive just tried all that. all went fine but it wont sync :(


Thats always worked fine for me i've done a load of ringtones that way, you must be making them too long, it does say in the instructions to do them no mre than 35 seconds :thumbsup:

beamo
nah they need to be in mp4 format I think. Eitherhow I tend to get my ringtones from http://audiko.net/


no they need to be in M4r format;-)
#9
damn still didnt work :(
banned#10
lol is it really that difficult to do? wtf!?
#11
bykergrove
lol is it really that difficult to do? wtf!?


Yes otherwise I wouldnt ask
thanks for your useful post though.

Thanks everyone for your help I'll try again tomorrow. Must be something I'm missing

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