How to Use Your Favorite Music Track as Ringtone in Viber

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Here's a simple trick to use your favorite music track as a ringtone in Viber. While Viber doesn't provide any option to select custom ringtones, it does allow you to make use of system sounds for notifications and calls. Basically if you are using a music track as default ringtone for your smartphone, you can also use it for Viber.

The first step is to define a custom ringtone for your smartphone. On Android, you simply have to go to Settings > Sounds > Ringtones & Notifications > Phone Ringtone > Select a music file and use it as ringtone.


Of course other methods exist, please read: How to change the ringtone of your Android phone.



If you are using another mobile OS, please read:

How to create a custom ringtone for your iPhone on Mac OS.
How to create a custom ringtone for your iPhone on Windows.
How to create a custom ringtone for Windows Phone.


Once done, open the Viber app and tap on the Menu key (3 horizontal bars located at the bottom right corner of your screen) > Settings:


Go to the Notifications section:


Tick the Use system sounds checkbox to use your phone's default ringtone:



NB: Change your phone's default ringtone again and the new setting will automatically apply in Viber.
Jean-François Pillou

Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of CommentCaMarche.net. He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

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