How to insert custom notifications on WhatsApp

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Changing the sound of WhatsApp is a resource that every user should know since it gives us the possibility to personalize our Smartphone with characteristic tones and melodies. The problem is that the application only allows us to choose some preset tones. And it would be great to be able to put custom notifications on whatsapp, imagine the face of your friends when you receive a message and that usually the Imperial March from Star Wars, that would be great, right? Well, it is not possible to do that, except that in this simple The Power Of The Green Android tutorial we will teach you the steps that you must follow.



What do custom notifications on WhatsApp mean and what are they for?

You may be wondering what means personalized notifications on WhatsApp. Well, basically it means that you can enter the tone or melody you want when you receive a message or a call (from a person or a group) in this messaging client.

Where can I download custom ringtones for WhatsApp? 2022

You can get a multitude of geeky tones for mobile notifications via the following link. You just have to follow the instructions in that tutorial or follow the steps in this video .

Well, we already have our tune and now it's time to know how to add custom tone as notification of whatsappLet's see how it's done!

How to add your own sounds as WhatsApp notification fast and easy 2022

Once downloaded all we want put in whatsapp, we need to open a file manager for Android. In my case I use the one that comes standard with my Samsung Galaxy but you can choose whichever you want.



The next thing we have to do is create a new folder path in which we shall save our tones and melodies, to do this we will press the 3 vertical dots at the top right. If you use another file browser, the situation of this button will change but it is very similar.

Then we select the option «Create Folder».

  1. The next thing is to create the following folder paths, one inside the other Internal memory > Audio > Media.
  2. Being the last "Notification", such that the full path is Internal storage > Sound > Media > Notifications.
  1. Now we will have to go to the folder "Download" and hold down the tone that we have previously downloaded to move it to the path that we have created before.
  2. We move the audio file to the path Internal memory > Audio > Media > Notify.
  1. Once inside the Internal memory> Audio> Media> Route notifications.
  2. Let's move the audio file.

How to put custom notifications on WhatsApp step by step 2022

Well, it's time to put a custom tone in our WhatsApp, for this the first step we must do is click on the 3 vertical dots at the top right.


So let's get into "Settings".

On the next screen we enter "Notifications".

Here we choose in the messages the «Notification tone» section in case we wish change the tone of individual WhatsApp, although we will also have the option of changing them to groups and calls.


A list with the default WhatsApp tones will appear and if we have followed the previous steps, the tone that we have located in the path will appear Internal memory> Audio> Media> Notify. All you have to do is select it and that's it.

And in this simple way we can change WhatsApp tone for custom one, if you have any questions you can always leave me a comment and I will try to answer them as soon as possible. Don't forget to share this tutorial with your social networks if you thought it was interesting.. Thank you so much for everything!


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