1. chobbs1's Avatar
    I have a ringtone that a friend but she has a BlackBerry . I emailed it to her but the phone does not recognize it as a ringtone. What do I have to do to the file to allow her phone to use the ringtone??
    Last edited by chobbs1; 08-16-2009 at 03:17 PM.
    08-09-2009 12:23 PM
  2. chobbs1's Avatar
    i am guessing I have to convert it to an MP3? itunes will not let me do it.
    08-09-2009 02:36 PM
  3. chobbs1's Avatar
    Hmm I'll try changing the file ext to m4a then put it into garage band and see if it will convert it for me
    08-09-2009 03:22 PM
  4. cobra302's Avatar
    you'll have to make it an mp3 as you said. an easy way is to go to Audiko - create your own free mobile and iPhone ringtones and upload it, then just create it as an mp3 and download it back.
    08-09-2009 09:56 PM
  5. chobbs1's Avatar
    Thanks for the reply. Will try this tomorrow as true blood is about to begin!
    08-09-2009 11:35 PM
  6. chobbs1's Avatar
    I found a way to do this using garage band. I copied it to my desktop, changed the ext to m4a(not sure if necessary), opened garage band and created a new project, dragged the ringtone from my desktop into garage band, made sure that Itunes was set to import as mp3, then back in garage band I chose to export to itunes and there it was in my itunes music library as an mp3! Emailed it to my friend and now I wait to find out if her BB will recognize it!
    08-16-2009 03:21 AM
  7. Allyson Kazmucha's Avatar
    Garage band is amazing. I have had a Bold and an iPhone. For iPhone use the "share as ringtone option" for a BB, click "share song".
    08-17-2009 01:08 AM
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