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Deleting ring tones to free up phone memory space

I tried going to "settings and tools" on my phone and to memory then phone memory to delete old ringtones i don't want to download new ones and it doesn't delete. i also tried going straight to the "music and tones" applications and then to my ringtones to delete them that way and they still dont delete. I noticed next to the ringtones is a YELLOW bell as opposed to a GREEN bell next to the song..is there anything i can do?

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  • dpoll7428 Jan 09, 2008

    I am also having this problem. Sometimes the ringtones I download will play for a day, then be either cut short or not play at all. Then when I try to delete them, they go to the yellow bell instead of the green one, and they wont delete.

  • kjr918 Jan 11, 2008

    I have the exact same problem.  When I go to the "yellow" ringtones and select their "file info", my phone will immediately shut off.

  • mmsingh Jan 11, 2008

    i have that problem too. i cant delete them or use them and my phone restarts when i try to look at the file info

  • Anonymous Feb 08, 2008

    I've noticed that when I delete them, the files actually do delete (in a sense) but the filenames remain and the file stays as 0.0 KB.

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The phones firmware on the phones need to be reflash so take them to a service center.......and have that done.

Posted on Jan 20, 2008

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    iris rains Jun 01, 2015

    i carried my phone back to walmart trying to get ringtones on my samsung 4 the guy did not know how/ any suggestion

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