How to Assign Ringtone to a Contact on iPhone 4

If you want to apply different ringtones to different contacts on iPhone then there is an option available in iPhone. Follow the given steps to apply ringtone to contact on iPhone.


Tap “Contacts” icon on home screen on your iPhone.



Tap and choose a contact from the contacts list to assign a specific ringtone.


Tap “ringtone” option to change ringtone.


Choose a ringtone from the list and tap the “Save” button. You can also create your own ringtone from a song or music file.

Now every time when you receive call from that contact then the iPhone will ring the specific ringtone that you have applied.

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5 comments… add one
utherkbn March 31, 2012, 1:46 am

Hello!! You have to ‘tap’ edit after step 2. If you don’t then there is no way to ‘tap’ Ringtone as your step 3 instructs.
This baffled me until I showed it to my daughter and she showed me the way.

cfrivers August 19, 2012, 12:34 am

Baffled me too!! Goes to show…anyone can write a blog these days 🙂

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