Want to get a customized text messaging sounds on your iPhone? If you do, here are a couple of methods to do it. By the way, if your iPhone text tones not working, some fixes detailed at the end of this post might be helpful.
Purchasing a ringtone from the Tone section of the iTunes Store is what Apple expects. By doing this, Apple can earn money from the money you pay. In exchange, it allows you to set this custom ringtone as your ringtone directly without the need for any separate process. If you don't mind spending $0.99 for a ringtone, go ahead to buy your text messages a nice notification sound from iTunes Store.
Step 1. Open the iTunes Store app on your iPhone.
Step 2. Tap More, which is a three-dots icon.
Step 3. Tap "Tones." Then, find a ringtone that you wish to buy and tap its price.
Step 4. Choose "Set as Default Text Tone" and tap "Done."
If you can't find your wanted tones from the Tones Library of iTunes Store, you can make a song a ringtone with some iPhone ringtone makers like EaseUS Ringtone Editor. This application offers the basic functions of editing, trimming, and converting an mp3 file to m4r. With it, you can convert any song you like to a text notification sound. While designing your tone, you can add effects to it. More interestingly, it has a built-in converter that enables you to convert YouTube to ringtone. Thus, you can make a funny video to your ringtone. That must be very interesting.
If you wish to make customized ringtones for text messages on your iPhone, don't miss this useful and interesting iPhone ringtone creator. Now, you can download it on your computer and follow its step-by-step guide to make your own text tones.
Step 1. Launch EaseUS Ringtone Editor on your PC. Connect your iPhone to the PC via a USB cable. Tap the "Trust" option on your iPhone if you get a popup.
Step 2. Drag and drop a song on your PC to the interface. You can also click "Browse" to select a song as well. Play the song and choose the part you want to set as ringtone. Then click "Clip" to trim it.
Step 3. In this step, you can personalize your ringtone by adding recordings and sound effects like fade-in/fade-out and emoji sound to the clip.
Step 4. Then click "Export" to choose "Push to iPhone" to add this custom ringtone to your iPhone.
Compared with the above two methods, this method is far complicated. But the best part of this method is that it is completely free without including any additional fee. The process involves five steps. First of all, you'll need to find a song you wish to make a ringtone from. Then, cut the song to about 15 seconds, which is an appropriate length. Thirdly, Convert the ringtone to m4r format. Fourthly, export this edited sound to your device. Finally, set it as your text tone. More detailed steps are shown below.
Step 1. Find your sound
This is a personal choice based on your taste. You can download a song from SoundCloud or download a ringtone from websites like Mobile9, Zedge, iTunemachine, and Mobiles24. If you choose a song, then you'll need to cut it to an appropriate length.
Step 2. Edit your song
To edit your song, you'll need iTunes or GarageBand to help. Let's assume it's iTunes. Below are the steps. If you wish to use GarageBand, you can refer to the steps in this instruction on how to make a song a ringtone.
Step 3. Convert the mp3 file to m4r
After cutting your song, you'll need to convert the mp3 file to m4r by following these steps.
Step 4. Export the ringtone to your iPhone
When you've got your ringtone prepared, you can directly sync it to your iPhone by following these steps.
Step 5. Set the ringtone as your text message sound on iPhone
After that, you can go to your iPhone and change your text message tone to the one you made with iTunes.
Sometimes, your text tones may work improperly due to some update issues or weird bugs. Or it's because your device is connecting your car or headphone. Whatever the reasons might be, try the following solutions to fix it.
All possible ways to customize iPhone text messaging sounds have been detailed in this guide, we hope you have known how to do it. If you have any questions related to this guide, don't forget to contact us to help you.