How to Set Custom Ringtone on iPhone XS Max/ iPhone XS/ iPhone XR

iPhone has its own benefits but also much more limitations that make users frustrated sometimes. Like the one that we have discussed in this article, that you cannot set any song as a ringtone without following length procedure. We include other tricks that help in break 30 seconds audio file limitations, without pay or Purchase from iTunes store. But still, if you have decided to create a custom ringtone for iPhone XS Max/XR then read on the page and get to know how to create and set custom ringtone in iPhone XS Max/XR.

There are two different to add ringtones in iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR, one is without iTunes, and another is with iTunes. Without iTunes, you have to take help of third-party software, and yes it is a straightforward process when we compare with iTunes.

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  3. Copy m4r file to iTunes and Sync iPhone to iTunes. – 1 Minute
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Set Custom Ringtone on iPhone XS Max iPhone XS and iPhone XR

Method 1: How to Add Ringtones in iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR without iTunes

Today we are suggesting you all-in-one software for iPhone that is AnyTrans. With the help of AnyTrans, we can simply add the ringtones to the iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR. There is no need to follow that long haul procedure of iTunes.

Guide on how to set ringtone in iPhone without iTunes on iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS and iPhone XR. I got the message and requested from online forums on iPhone users are unable to add custom ringtone.

Step #1: Connect iPhone to the computer and launch “AnyTrans”.

Step #2: Click on “Device Manager”.

Step #3: Next, click on “Audio”.

Step #4: Select “Ringtones”.

Step #5: Click on the (+) which is located on the top-right of the screen.

Step #6: Browse the ringtones that you want to add.

Step #7: Next select “Open” button to add the ringtones to your iPhone XS Max/XR.

To set the Ringtone in iPhone XS Max/XR without iTunes follow the steps,

Step #1: Go to the “Settings” app.

Step #2: Tap “Sounds & Haptics”.

Step #3: Select “Ringtone”.

Step #4: There you will find Default Ringtones as well as the ringtones that you have added using AnyTrans software.


Method 2: How to make a ringtone on iTunes for iPhone XS max, iPhone XS Or iPhone XR

How to create and add ringtones in iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR with iTunes

Step #1: Launch “iTunes”.

Step #2:  From the iTunes library, pick your favorite song that you want to edit.

Step #3: Right-click on the Song and then choose to “Get Info”.

Step #4: Now when Get Info panel, click on “Options” tab.

Step #5: There you have to decide the Start and End time of the song. Keep note that the End time should not exceed 30seconds.

For a precise selection of ringtone you must determine which part of the song that you want as a ringtone for your iPhone and then check the start time and end time of that part. Enter the Start Time and End Time and proceed. Besides, mark the Start time and End time boxes.

Step #6: Next click on the track and select it.

Step #7: From the “Menu Bar”, select File.

Step #8: Now, click on “Convert”. And lastly, click on “Create AAC Version”.

The iTunes will convert the selected part of the song to the ringtone by creating a new file but with the different length. You will find this new file right below the original song in iTunes.

Step #9: Right-click on that new track and choose “Show in Finder”. In case you are using Windows then click on “Show in Windows Explorer”. The new song will be in .m4a format. Select it.

Step #10: Now you have to replace the .m4a extension to .m4r. Don’t rename the name of the song. Now when a pop-up asks you to keep .m4r format click on “Use .m4r”.

Step #11: From the iTunes delete the new song. Removing the new song that means your new ringtone got a boarding pass to your iPhone, so remove it from iTunes.

Pro tips: you can convert into .m4r directly without iTunes. Use online converter or follow the next step.

Step #12: Open “Finder” and double-click on the song with .m4r format.

Step #13: Select “Tones” option. And Drag file to “Tones Section”.

Step #14: Now, click on “Sync All Tones” and select “Sync” button which is on the bottom of the screen.

Step #15: Let’s the Syncing process gets completed.

Now, after sync and added new ringtone using iTunes on your iPhone. You need to select or set as a ringtone on your iPhone. Don’t unplug your iPhone, you can at the same time using below steps,

Once done, you can set the ringtone in the following way.

Step #1: Navigate to “Settings” app in the iOS device.

Step #2: Select “Sounds & Haptics”.

Step #3: Tap on “Ringtones”.

That’s it!

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