Where are Ringtones Stored on Android?

Many of us easily get bored of our regular ringtones and customize them whenever we get the chance. However, in a few Android devices, finding the location of the ringtone folder is like playing a puzzle game. Not anymore, in this guide, we will help you find where are ringtones stored on Android and guide you on how to change them.

Where are Ringtones Stored on Android

Where is the Ringtone Folder on Android?

With an Android phone or tablet, you get a wide range of features to personalize your call and notification sounds. But, to initiate these processes, you will first need to locate the folder in which these audio files are stored. Ringtones on an Android phone are generally stored in the Ringtone Folder within the device’s internal storage.

  1. Open File Manager on the Android device.
  2. In the Internal Storage, locate the folder named Ringtones and, open it to access the ringtones that you can set on your phone.

open ringtone folder

Where does Zedge Save Ringtones on Android?

Zedge provides a wide range of wallpapers, ringtones, notification sounds, and themes. You can download a collection of audio onto your phone or you can set a new one directly from the app. Moreover, you can easily browse your favorite music track in the app and set it as your custom ringtone.

  1. Open the Zedge app and tap on the hamburger icon at the top-left corner.
  2. Tap on Ringtones from the sidebar menu and browse from the music categories provided by the app.
  3. Play an audio and then tap on the Arrow icon at the bottom to download that ringtone.
  4. Now, tap on Set Ringtone from the options and allow Zedge to do system setting modifications.
  5. Open File Manager and move to the Android folder.
  6. Tap on the Data folder, and then the Zedge.net folder to find your downloaded ringtone.

tap on download

How to Set a Ringtone on Android

Now that you have understood the process of locating your Ringtones in your file manager, you can easily change or set a new one. Here are the steps to do so:

  1. Open Settings and search for Sound and Notifications.
  2. Select Phone Ringtone and browse through the pre-installed audios.
  3. To set a custom or Zedge ringtone, tap on On this Device option from the top of the ringtones.
  4. Pick an audio from the file manager and tap Save.

tap on On this device

Also Read: How to make a YouTube song as your Ringtone on Android

We hope our guide helped you understand where are ringtones stored on Android. If you have any queries or suggestions for us, let us know in the comments and stay tuned to TechCult for more such guides.

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