How to set custom ringtone in Moto C and Moto C Plus

Are you wondering on how to change the ringtone on Moto C or Moto C Plus with custom MP3 tone? Here is the quick quide on how to set custom ringtone in Moto C and Moto C Plus.

how to set custom ringtone in Moto C and Moto C Plus

How to set Custom ringtone in Moto C and Moto C Plus

As both Moto C and Moto C Plus runs on stock Android, method to set custom ringtone on both device are identical. Here is the two different ways through which you can set custom ringtone on Moto C and Moto C Plus.

Adding ringtones to Moto C and Moto C Plus without installing any apps

To set custom MP3 song or tune as ringtone using this method, follow the steps given below.

  • Copy the MP3 to the  device > Internal Storage > Ringtones folder. You can do this by any of the methods. Here is the simple methods.
    • Transferring the file through PC:
      • Connect Moto C/Moto C Plus to PC through the USB cable.
      • Enable file transfer in the  smartphone.
      • Now from PC/Laptop, paste the ringtone to the folder device > Internal Storage > Ringtones.
    • Transfer the file through the pre installed file manager
      • Open file manager.
      • Browse the folder which contains ringtone.
      • Copy and paste it into the ringtones folder.
  • Now go to “Settings”->”Sound&notification”->”Phone Ringtone”.
  • Select the ringtone you want to use.

Set ringtone in Moto C and Moto C Plus using ES file manager

This is another method which does not need any complex method of moving the files. You need to install a third party file manager such as ES file manager from Google play store. Then follow the steps given below.

  • Now Go to “Settings”->”Sound&notification”->”Phone Ringtone”.
  • Select ES file explorer to open.
  • You will get the browse option. Using that, select the tone which you want set as ringtone.

Video reference guide on how to set custom ringtone in Moto C and Moto C Plus


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