1. iMore Question's Avatar
    TRYING TO DROP SONGS INTO THE RINGTONES, THEY ARE IN .M4A FORMAT. ITS NOT GREYED OUT, THEY JUST WONT GO IN THE TONES FOLDER. CAN ANYTHING BE MORE SIMPLER? AND ITUNES ****S IT UP. THE MOST BASIC SIMPLEST THINGS AND APPLE CANT GET IT RIGHT. i have been at this for over an hour.
    05-15-2015 09:26 PM
  2. HankAZ's Avatar
    TRYING TO DROP SONGS INTO THE RINGTONES, THEY ARE IN .M4A FORMAT. ITS NOT GREYED OUT, THEY JUST WONT GO IN THE TONES FOLDER. CAN ANYTHING BE MORE SIMPLER? AND ITUNES ****S IT UP. THE MOST BASIC SIMPLEST THINGS AND APPLE CANT GET IT RIGHT. i have been at this for over an hour.
    First, STOP SHOUTING. Next, stop with the hyperbole and breathe.

    Now, the internal format for ringtones is, indeed, .m4a, but the file extension MUST BE .m4r.

    Simply put, in this case, Apple got it right and the problem was carbon-based.

    Now, wasn't that easy? You're welcome.
    05-15-2015 10:22 PM
  3. qbnkelt's Avatar
    Dangnabbit man you owe me a half a cup of coffee......


    Sent from my SEXY GORGEOUS AWESOME GOLD 128G iPhone 6
    kch50428 likes this.
    05-16-2015 06:40 AM
  4. HankAZ's Avatar
    Dangnabbit man you owe me a half a cup of coffee......


    Sent from my SEXY GORGEOUS AWESOME GOLD 128G iPhone 6
    At least no electronics were damaged.
    kch50428 and qbnkelt like this.
    05-16-2015 09:35 AM
  5. Bigeric23's Avatar
    First, STOP SHOUTING. Next, stop with the hyperbole and breathe.

    Now, the internal format for ringtones is, indeed, .m4a, but the file extension MUST BE .m4r.

    Simply put, in this case, Apple got it right and the problem was carbon-based.

    Now, wasn't that easy? You're welcome.
    If you are not a therapist, you should serious consider becoming one.
    05-16-2015 09:41 AM

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