How to Transfer Ringtones from Old iPhone to New iPhone

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When you got a new iPhone, do you need to transfer your loved ringtones to your new iPhone or even make some new for it? So, you have amazing / custom ringtones on your old iPhone and feel like transferring these songs to your new iPhone 8, 8 plus and iPhone x. This article will guide you on how to transfer ringtones from old iPhone to new iPhone and even show you how you can make your own ringtones.

Transfer Ringtones from Old iPhone to New iPhone Using Transfer Tool

If you are looking for ways to transfer ringtones or other media files like music, photo and videos to your new iPhone, then - iMyFone TunesMate can help you out. iMyFone TunesMate iPhone Transfer is a great tool that can help you transfer ringtones from old iPhone to new iPhone, this tool has a two-way transfer feature allows you to move files from old iPhone to a new one, it does this without losing any important data you have on your phone. Added to this is its ability to give you option to open freely your iTunes without necessarily opening iTunes itself.

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  • It allows two-way transfer between your devices, iTunes and computers without data loss.
  • Transfer various kinds of media files, files which include Videos, Music and Photos.
  • It can be your new iPhone ringtones maker and transfer to your iPhone freely without hassle.
  • Synchronizing iTunes library to iOS without overwriting your previous data.
  • It supports all iOS versions and devices including 11.4, 12 beta, iPhone 8 and iPhone x.

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Now that you’ve gotten your own iMyFone Tunesmate, here’s how to transfer ringtones from old iPhone to new iPhone:

Step 1: Now that you’ve installed the iMyFone TunesMate, open it up and connect your old iPhone.

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Step 2: Select Music tab and then Ringtones. All your tones will be displayed on the screen. Choose the tones you’d want to transfer and click on “Export”, and then Export to PC/Mac. Now browse through a folder you want to store them.

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Step 3: The next step is to disconnect your old iPhone and connect your new iPhone. Once connected, click the “Music” tab and then “Ringtones”.

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Step 4: Click on the Add, next click on Add File. You should now the Ringtones that you want add, and you are done.

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Transfer Ringtones from Old iPhone to New iPhone Using iTunes

When an iPhone user thinks of transferring their data from the old iPhone to the new iPhone, or the other way around, the first tool that comes to their mind is the iTunes. iTunes is the standard program they use. The only problem with the using the iTunes is that it can be complicated. Using the iTunes means that you will be able to transfer the music/ringtones from your old iPhone to iTunes, and from the iTunes to the new iPhone. In this article, we will guide you through using it to transfer ringtones from your old iPhone to your new iPhone. Here is how:

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your computer and then launch iTunes.
Step 2: Select your device on the iTunes interface that is displayed on the screen of your computer. Open the “Tones” section.
Step 3: From here, click on the “Sync Tones” link/option and sync all the ringtones that is on your iPhone to iTunes and then click on the Apply button. Once this is done, disconnect your old phone from your computer.

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Step 4: Once you’ve disconnected your old iPhone from your computer, connect the new one.
Step 5: Click the device icon and click on the “Tones” option that is on the left menu and finally click on the Sync Tones.
Step 6: Choose the Ringtones you’d like to have synced and click the Apply option. 

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How to Make Your Own Ringtones for Your New iPhone for Free

When it comes to customizing ringtones for your iPhone, iMyFone TunesMate is a great tool to use. Using the TunesMate will only take few minutes, it takes just three steps, these steps include connecting your iPhone to the computer, choosing the music file and then making the ringtone.

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Step 1: Connect you iDevice to your computer through a USB cable and launch the software.
Step 2: Next, select a music file

  • Open the Ringtone Maker: once your iPhone has been connected to your computer, click on the “Music” tab and select Ringtones and open Ringtone Maker.
  • Chose a Song: Now that you’ve opened Ringtone maker, Browse and select any music file that you’d love to use from your iPhone / computer.

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Step 3: Make a Ringtone
Once you’ve added the music file of your choice to the Ringtone Maker, the tool (TunesMate) will start to play it. While playing, you can control the playback by using the pause and play button.

  • Set the Time and Finish Time

To do this, use the light-grey area on the interface, that will allow you to manually pick the part that you’d like to use as your ringtone.

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  • Save to iPhone or Computer

At the end of the customizing process, you should save to either your iPhone or your computer by clicking on the “Save to PC” or “Save to Device” option.

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You really don’t have to stress yourself when it comes to managing your ringtones on either your old iPhone or the new one as TunesMate can do this with ease for you, with this guide, you should be able to transfer from one iPhone to the other and on top of that customize your own ringtone using TunesMate.

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