how to make a voice recording a ringtone on android

Many Android users like to make their own Voice Memo as a ringtone. Generally, people do not have any idea how to make a voice recording a ringtone on android phone. However Android gives a feature to set various range of media files as ringtones and Android notifications.

Making voice memos or recordings are quite simple which can be made directly on your android phone. But making those recordings to ringtones requires the assistance of a file manager app.

The most effective method to a set voice recording as a notification on android is to use Voice Recorder App (sometimes pre-installed on android if not, download it from play store) or one can use Samsung Voice Recorder for Galaxy phones.

Record your Voice Memo

First, open the voice recorder app and follow below-given steps:

  • You need to press a red button and wait for a second, then start recording your voice.
  • To stop the recording, press the red button again. Now for saving the file you have to tap the back button and this will ask you to save the file, press saves

Next, you need to move to the file manager app; most Android phones have a file manager installed by default, incase if not, one can download it from Google play store and proceed. Under file manager there are folders for storing ringtones, these folders can be seen with a different name such as “Ringtones”, “voice recorder” “Audio”, “sounds” etc. You can find your saved voice memo under these folders.

how to make a voice recording a ringtone on android

Move the recorded voice memo to the right folder

You need to move the voice recording to the right folder to see the file in the ringtone settings menu. Follow the steps below:

  • Open the file manager app and find the voice memo you want to use.
  • Press long on the recording file this will open a list of options, either Copy or move the file; you can go with any of the given options.
  • Now open that folder in which you want to move or copy the file (for ringtones it need to be stored in Main Storage > Ringtone)
  • Copy or move your voice memo in the ringtone folder.

Make a Voice Memo as Ringtone

To make a voice memo as ringtone on your Android Phone follow the below steps:

  • You have to navigate to Settings.
  • Move to sounds and notifications and select ringtones
  • Choose the voice memo and save it as ringtone
  • You are all done.

How to make a voice recording a ringtone on Samsung Galaxy s8

It is quite simple to record voices using Samsung Voice Recorder app on your Samsung Galaxy S8. The App is by default installed on your Samsung Galaxy S8, if this app is invisible to you then you need to unhide the app. Just move to the “Samsung folder”, at the bottom of the folder, tap on ‘Add Apps’. Now, search the “voice recorder App” and add it, now you can see the voice recorder App icon on the screen.

Steps you need to follow:

  • Open Voice Recorder app and press a red button to start voice recording.
  • When voice recording is completed, again press the red button, this will automatically ask you to save the recording, just save it.
  • Navigate to settings and tap on “sounds and vibration”.
  • Tap on the ringtone, at bottom tap on “add from phone”
  • Now move to folders icon and select “voice recorder” then select your voice memo & tap on done. Your voice recording as a ringtone is set now



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