How to Change the Facebook Ringtone on Your Android Tablet

By Dan Gookin

Your Android tablet lets you interact in all sorts of ways, including Facebook. Of all the social networking sites, Facebook is the king. It’s the online place to go to catch up with friends, send messages, express your thoughts, share pictures and videos, play games, and waste more time than you ever thought you had.

One of the easier parts of managing a social media life with your tablet involves notifications. Your tablet will let you know when things are happening. Do you find that annoying? Don’t worry, you can change that.

To change or eliminate the noise the Facebook app generates for notifications, follow these steps:

  1. Tap the Menu icon.
  2. Choose App Settings.

    You may have to swipe down the screen to locate this action.

  3. Choose Notifications and then Ringtone.
  4. If prompted by the Complete Action Using card, select Media Storage and tap the JUST ONCE button.
  5. Choose a sound from the list.

    You hear a sound preview, but nothing is set until you:

  6. Tap OK.

To use the phone’s standard notification ringtone, choose Default Notification Sound in Step 5.