Profiles

Learn how to use profiles in different situations, and how to change the phone tones.

About profiles

Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Settings > Profiles.

Waiting for a call but can't let your phone ring? Your phone has various settings groups called profiles, which you can personalise for different events and environments. You can also create your own profiles.

You can personalise the profiles in the following ways:

  • Change the ringtone and message alert tones.

  • Change the volume of the ringtone and key tones.

  • Mute key tones and notification tones.

  • Activate vibration alerts.

  • Set the phone to say the name of the contact who is calling.

Tip: Want quick access to the profiles? Add a profile widget to the home screen.

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Personalise your ringtone and other tones

You can personalise your phone tones for each profile.

Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Settings > Profiles.

Select the profile, Personalise, and the desired option.

Tip: To download more ringtones from Nokia Store, select Download sounds. For more information, go to www.nokia.com/support.

Tip: To set your favourite song from the music player as your ringtone, select Songs.

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Silence your phone

When the silent profile is switched on, all ringtones and alert tones are muted. Switch to this profile when you are, for example, at the cinema or in a meeting.

Swipe down from the notification area, then select Silent.

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Change your profile for meetings

When the meeting profile is activated, your phone discreetly beeps once instead of ringing.

Press the power key , and select Meeting.

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Create a new profile

How can you make your phone meet your needs at work or college or home? You can create new profiles for different situations, and give them appropriate names.

Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Settings > Profiles.

Select Options icon > Create new, and define your profile settings.

Tip: You can set a ringtone specifically for your profile. Select Ringtone.

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Set a timed profile

You can activate a profile until a set time, after which the previously used profile is activated.

Select qtg-toolbar-menu.jpg > Settings > Profiles.

  1. Select the desired profile, and select Timed.

  2. Set the time that you want the timed profile to expire at.

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