iPhone 6 Not Ringing on incoming Calls [Solved]: Ringtone Not Working

Many of the iPhone users facing problem on iPhone ringtone is not ringing when she/ he enabled ringtone inside sound setting. I have personally experienced on iPhone 6. Or some ware for selected call ringtone has been disabled. So go through the below-given steps, you can solve a ringing problem at the time of receive calls.

New in iOS 11, Apple comes new settings for auto answer call on iPhone 5S, iPhone 6, 6 Plus, iPhone 7, 7 Plus, iPhone 8. if you set auto receive call on 0 second, then iPhone 6 ringtone is not ringing for the incoming call.

Also check how to make ringtone for iPhone, ringtone maker for the iOS device.

Steps for Solve iPhone 6 ringtone is not ringing running on iOS 8/ 9/ 10/ 11

Note: First you have to check all the settings related to ringtone.

1st: check volume level set for your ringtone. Go to the Settings > Sounds

iPhone 6 ringtone is not ringing and volume levelUnder the Ringer and Alerts: Slide left to right for increase ring sound level.

2nd: Verify you haven’t set alert tone for ringtone

Go to the Settings > Sounds > inside Sounds and Vibration Patterns (Ringtone) >

Now, from this ringtone screen, you can see two segments for sound tones

  1. Ringtone
  2. Alert Tones

Set ringtone for incoming callYou have to choose from Ringtone.

3rd: Check side mute button on your iPhone 6

For me, this is highly recommended solution for iPhone 6 ringtone is not ringing. From the left side edge, volume toggle should be on. (Set it toward up when you put your iPhone 6 on horizontal surface).

It already turns on (Not mute situation). Then Turn off it, and Re enables it.

Now you can test with other iPhone by calling your number.

4th: Restart your Device:

Some Miss configurations might be because a problem of iPhone 6 ringtone is not ringing for the incoming call. So you have to restart your device by the press (Sleep/ Wake and Home button at once) until you will see the red slider for the slide to turn off.

Then press and hold sleep/ Wake button until Apple logo appears on the screen.

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  • Tera Alston

    I have ringtones that I purchased through the App Store an they no longer work

  • Restart your iPhone and then check it out.