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  • Published : May 15, 2022

How to Make a Voice Recording a Ringtone on iPhone – 3 ways

how to make a voice recording a ringtone on iphone

Want your own custom iPhone ringtones? You could use your songs or voice memos as a ringtone. Here, we will focus on how to make a voice recording a ringtone on iPhone. We have discussed three methods to convert your voice memo to a ringtone format for your iPhone. It includes using a third-party ringtone maker app, Apple’s GarageBand app, and iTunes from your computer.

 

Learn how to make a voice recording a ringtone on iPhone using a third-party app

 

It is not uncommon for you to get bored with your iPhone’s default ringtones. With third-party ringtone-making apps, you can set custom ringtones for iPhone. Although you’ll find so many apps on the App Store, none is so better than the Ringtones : Ringtone Maker app. With this app, you can make a ringtone from video file or convert MP3 to iPhone ringtone format. In addition, you can record your own ringtones with this app, and we will find out how, in this part of this article.

Are you wondering how to make a voice recording a ringtone on iPhone? Try installing the Ringtones : Ringtone Maker app from the App Store.

Here’s how to turn a voice memo into a ringtone on iPhone using the Ringtone Maker app:

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  • Launch the Ringtone Maker app and tap on the “Record Audio” button.
  • Next, touch on the “Red record” button to begin recording your own voice, and tap on it again to stop recording.
  • After that, tap on the “done” symbol to move forward or the “Red record” button to discard your recording to try again.
  • Next, in the audio trimmer section, you can shorten the length of your voice memo. Also, you can rename your file and then tap on “Save.”
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  • Then on the “Custom” tab under the “My Tones” section, tap on the “More” (three dots) icon beside your custom voice memo.
  • After that, tap on “Install Ringtone” > “Install via GarageBand” > “GarageBand app.”
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  • Next, touch and hold on to your custom ringtone file and select “Share” and then “Ringtone.”
  • Then tap on “Export” > “Use sound as…” and then choose whether you’d want your tone as ringtone or text tone.
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    Learn how to make a voice recording a ringtone on iPhone using GarageBand

     

    Use your iPhone’s Voice Memos app for audio recording and then export the file to the GarageBand app. The GarageBand app is Apple’s free audio workstation app that you can use to create any type of sound file, including ringtones. If you have noticed from the above section, you’d need to export your custom ringtone file from your third-party ringtone maker app to the GarageBand app. It is the same here in this section too.

     

    Here’s how to set a voice memo as a ringtone on iPhone using the GarageBand app:

    Steps on how to make a voice recording a ringtone on iPhone with the GarageBand app 01

  • Open the Voice Memos app and tap on the “Red Record” button to start recording your audio
  • Touch on the “Red record” button again to finish your recording. Your voice memo appears in the “All Recordings” section
  • Next, select your voice memo recording file, tap on the “More” (three dots) icon, and select “Save to Files” > “Save.”
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  • Now, launch the GarageBand app on your iPhone and start a new audio project by selecting an instrument
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  • Then tap on the “Project” symbol located on the upper left and then tap on the “Loop” icon in the upper-right
  • Under the Files tab, locate your voice memo and then long-press and drag it to the audio workspace
  • After that, trim, split, or delete unwanted parts of the audio clip and then tap on the “downward arrow” symbol > “My Songs” to save your file on GarageBand
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  • Next, touch and hold on to your voice memo file and select “Share” > “Ringtone” > “Export” > “Use sound as….”
  • After that, choose whether you’d want your voice recording as a ringtone or text tone
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    Here’s how to make a voice memo a ringtone on iPhone using your computer

     

    If you want to know how to make a ringtone without the GarageBand app on your iPhone, this section is for you. You can use your computer to convert your voice or audio recordings into iPhone ringtone format and then add it to your iPhone via iTunes. Your voice recording can be from your computer or another device, not necessarily from your iPhone.

     

    Steps on how to make a voice memo a ringtone on iPhone via your computer:

     

  • Use online file conversion tools to turn MP3 or M4A audio files into M4R iPhone ringtone format.
  • Next, connect your iPhone to computer using your USB cable.
  • After that, open iTunes on your computer window.
  • Then click on the Device symbol from the left panel to select your iPhone
  • Next, you should click on Tones under the On My Device
  • After that, drag your converted voice memo ringtone file from the desktop to the Tones section, and finally, click on Done.
  • Next, disconnect your iPhone from your computer
  • On your iPhone, tap on Settings > Sounds & Haptics > Ringtone, and then select your ringtone from the list
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    Concluding remarks

     

    Here we’ve shared the three best methods on how to make a voice recording a ringtone on iPhone. It includes with or without using GarageBand. Hopefully, you will find this detailed article very informative.

     

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