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How to set a ringtone on your cell phone

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How to Install a ringtone on the Blackberry

  1. Trying to set up the Torero 'Ole ringtone?  On your computer, visit http://www.sandiego.edu/help/ringtone and send the link to your phone as a text (under "Other Phones") 
  2. On your phone, open the text you received and click on the link.  You will be asked to save or open the file, select ‘save’.
  3. The ‘save file’ dialog box will open to the default file path (:/mediacard/blackberry/ringtones). Please do not change the default.
  4. Check the box for ‘Set as Ringtone’  below the save button
  5. Click ‘save’
  6. A downloads list will appear with a status of completed for the file/ringtone
  7. The ringtone will now be set. You can confirm this in the sound profile menu

How to Install the Torero Ringtone on the Droid

  1. Trying to set up the Torero 'Ole ringtone?  On your computer, visit http://www.sandiego.edu/help/ringtone and send the link to your phone as a text (under "Other Phones") 
  2. On your phone, open the text you received.  Tap and hold on the link until you see the option to select “save link”
  3. Click to “save link” to download the ringtone file
  4. Open the music app and open the downloaded song
  5. Tap ‘menu’ and select ‘use as ringtone’

How to Install the Torero Ringtone on the iPhone

  1. To set a ringtone on your iPhone, it must be downloaded onto a computer with iTunes first (you cannot download the ringtone directly to your phone.)  For the Torero 'Ole' ringtone, visit http://www.sandiego.edu/help/ringtone
  2. Once the file has completed downloading, double click to open it in iTunes. It will automatically be added to the list of available ringtones.
  3. Sync your iPhone to the computer to sync the new ringtone and make it available on your computer