Sounds & alerts
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active (G870A)

Sounds & alerts

Change volume settings, ringtones, and notification alerts.

  1. Press the Volume buttons located on the side of the device to adjust the volume.
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  2. Reduce the volume until the Vibrate icon appears to enable Vibrate mode.
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  3. When Vibrate mode is active, the Vibrate icon will display in the notification bar.
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  4. Reduce the volume until the Silent icon appears to enable Silent mode.
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  5. When Silent mode is active, the Silent icon will display in the notification bar.
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  6. To adjust other volume settings, tap the Dropdown arrow.
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  7. Adjust additional volume settings as desired.
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  8. Swipe down from the notification bar and tap the Settings icon.
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  9. Scroll down to Sound and display then tap Sounds and Notifications.
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  10. Adjust settings as desired.
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  11. Tap Ringtone to change your ringtone.
    Note: For steps to assign a ringtone to a contact, please search tutorials for 'Contacts'.
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  12. To change the notification sound, tap Notification ringtone.
    Note: To block or unblock notifications from appearing when the device is locked, go to Settings > Sounds and notifications > Notifications on lock screen.  
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  13.  Choose the desired sound, then tap OK.
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