How to Customize WhatsApp Notification Sound and Ringtone

By default, notification sound and ringtone of your Android device are set as the WhatsApp notification sound and ringtone for all contacts and groups.

However, if you wish, you can customize WhatsApp notification sound and ringtone for an individual contact, individual group and all contacts and groups.

In this post, we will see all in detail. Let's get started.

​Customize WhatsApp Notification Sound and Ringtone for:

Customize WhatsApp Notification Sound and Ringtone

Individual Contact

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    ​Open WhatsApp. Tap "New chat" icon.
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    Find and tap the contact you want.
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    Tap contact name at the top.
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    Now, tap "Custom notifications." Select "Use custom notifications."
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    Tap "Notification tone" under "Message notifications."
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    Select the notification tone you prefer and then tap "OK."
Preferred notification tone set for individual contact
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    ​Tap "Ringtone" under "Call notifications."
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    Choose the ringtone you prefer and then tap "OK."
Preferred ringtone set for individual contact

​That is all. If you prefer, you can disable custom notification tone and ringtone by unchecking "Use custom notifications."

Individual Group

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    ​Open the group you want. Tap on its name at the top.
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    Beneath "Mute notifications," you can see "Custom notifications." Tap on it.
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    Tap "Use custom notifications."
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    Tap "Notification tone." Select the tone you prefer and then tap "OK."
Preferred notification tone set for individual group

​To disable custom notification sound of the group, uncheck "Use custom notifications."

All Contacts and Groups

You can customize notification sound and ringtone for all contacts and groups. Here is how you can do that:

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    ​Tap Overflow Menu (three vertical dots) at the top of WhatsApp. Hit "Settings."
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    Tap "Notifications."
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    Now, tap "Notification tone" under "Message notifications" to set notification tone for all contacts. Select the notification tone and then hit "OK."
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    Tap "Notification tone" under "Group notifications" to set notification tone for all groups. Select the notification tone you wish and then hit "OK."
Preferred notification tone set for all groups
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    ​Tap "Ringtone" under "Call notifications" to set a ringtone for all contacts. Choose the ringtone and then tap "OK."
Preferred ringtone set for all contacts

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