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Old 03-22-2018, 02:48 AM   #1
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Is it really this hard to set a song as a ringtone?

I'm trying to set a song as a ringtone on my phone. In Android, you just go to settings, browse for a file, choose whatever song you want, and you're done.

I just Googled how to do it in iOS. It takes like 18 steps, including having to use a computer in the process.

Is it really that hard? If so, that is insane!!!!!
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Old 03-22-2018, 03:23 AM   #2
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Old 03-23-2018, 04:07 PM   #3
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This looks a little bit simpler, but I haven’t tried it:

https://9to5mac.com/2017/11/10/iphon...ne-garageband/
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Old 04-05-2018, 02:28 AM   #4
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Yeah... I imagine the reason they’ve made it so cumbersome is to encourage people to use the stupid ringtone store. (Personally I have never bought a dedicated ringtone, and I never will)

That said, I typically will just use one of the ringtone making services that are available online. These simplify the process dramatically, handling the whole trimming and conversion at once. Then I just have to transfer the resulting file to my iPhone and I’m done.

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Old 04-05-2018, 08:21 PM   #5
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I get about 3 calls a week, no use for ringtones!
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Old 04-05-2018, 08:47 PM   #6
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I get about 3 calls a week, no use for ringtones!
You are lucky. I get about a call a day, but less than one a week that isn’t a sales call.
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Old 04-05-2018, 10:01 PM   #7
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I get less than three even. Between that and the fact that my phone is in vibrate more often than not, it’s a rare treat to be able to hear a ringtone.
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