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February 13, 2013

How to enable/disable system sounds on your Android device

Having a new Android smartphone can be quite daunting if you are new to them. There are many audio and visual cues modern day smartphones offer and it is a good idea to get comfortable knowing how to set them up to enable you to utilise them. So lets get started.

Tutorial

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Step 1 – Find the settings icon and open it up

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Step 2 – Now look for the sound option and click it.

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Step 3 – You will now see a menu like the one above that gives you options to set standard ringtones and notifications. Scrolling down a little will show you more options for enabling/disabling audible prompts. This is the noise you here when dialling a number or unlocking your device.

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You can also set these sounds individually, so that your device only makes these noises when you want.

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Step 4 – When you have everything all set up and your happy just press the back key to exit the setting and try it out.

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