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07-22-2008, 12:36 AM #1Very Loud SMS tone, works on 2.0 (jb)
Until Installer gets back on 2.0, I'd thot I'd dig up my favorite SMS tone from my personal installer repo, FightClub.
This SMS tone is very very loud, and those of you who are ex-Nokia users might find it pretty familiar Simply put, I can hear this tone from one office over at work, and I never miss an SMS now.
To install, download and unzip the attachment.
Browse to the folder below and rename the stock sms-recieved6.caf file to something simple, like adding a .bak to it in the picture below. Then just upload the replacement from the zip file.
Next browse to the directory below, and rename
Now just goto Settings > Sounds > SMS Tones on your iphone and select Electronic (I hate that sound), and you'll hear the new Louder SMS Tone!
Finally, I've got my loud SMS tone on my 2.0 iphone!
Note - Its recommended you Restart/Respring yoru iphone after installing this new SMS Tone. I've recently noticed that you may not hear the tone after immediately replacing the old one until you restart/respring. An easy way to test this out is to goto your sound preferences and select the Electronic Tone. If you don't hear anything, restart/respring and you'll be able to hear the new tone correctly.
I'll be hosting this for an automatic install on my Repo once Installer 4.0 goes live.
Last edited by x999x; 08-23-2008 at 03:05 AM.
07-22-2008, 01:04 AM #2
Nice one, anythings got to be better than those custom alerts.
Thanks given for the zip as well, never been a nokia user but sure know the sound and as you say nice and loud.
07-26-2008, 03:30 PM #3
what program are you using to SSH your phone??
nevermind, found cyberduck. lol thanks
Last edited by mylexon20s; 07-26-2008 at 03:30 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
07-28-2008, 03:45 AM #4
Thank you so much dude...
was trying a moment ago..cant seem to work on 2.0 tho it did work on 1.1.4
and my tone was NOKIA hahahhaa
loud and clearly sms tone.
08-22-2008, 09:49 AM #5
thanks for that sms alert! i cant wait to start using it. a lot of people have silly cartoon clips available for sms and it was nice to find a decent alert thanked yo uas well
08-23-2008, 03:02 AM #6
Thanks for the thanks folks!
I just set up my friends iphone with this and I just realized that after replacing the SMS alert, you should restart your phone for it to take affect. Once you've restarted or respring etc, your new SMS tone should be ready to go!
08-23-2008, 08:46 PM #7
I Am having Trouble Finding The program to Add Sound Files To my iphone. I have Installed and Jail broken my phone already. But the program that you have a screen shot of i can't seem to find. Is there anyway you can Possibly help me out on where you got it or what it's called so i can try downloading it. I'm using Windows Vista Ultimate if that matters. My email is [email protected] . Thanks!
08-30-2008, 03:48 AM #8
hi i would like to know the name of the program to use to do this
09-02-2008, 02:13 PM #9
I use WinScp
easy and fast
u need to install openssh on you iphone tho so find that first
turn on the wifi and hey presto
hope this helps
maddogNewbie to IPhone
so any help will have to be EASY for me
10-06-2008, 02:54 AM #10
thnx very loud