Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from

Forum Moderators: bakedjake

Message Too Old, No Replies

Creating mobile phone ring tones

10:38 am on Apr 22, 2003 (gmt 0)

New User

10+ Year Member

joined:Apr 22, 2003
votes: 0

Hi All,

Just wanted to know if we can create ringtones for mobiles on fly. For eg: I would expose my mobile to a song and the tune will be generated automatically. I understand that, I need to write some software to generate the appropriate codes for the ring tone. If I'm not wrong, some mobiles do provide a recorder. Can that be used to get the song and then convert it to equivalent ring tone?

Thanking in anticipation.


11:09 am on Apr 22, 2003 (gmt 0)

Junior Member

10+ Year Member

joined:Mar 27, 2003
votes: 0


You can create rintones from midi files and there is software to create them from scratch.

Enter ( creating ringtones ) in the google search engine and you will find links to this information.

11:15 am on Apr 22, 2003 (gmt 0)

New User

10+ Year Member

joined:Apr 22, 2003
votes: 0

You are right SinclairUser.

However, what I'm trying to think about is, this software will be a part of mobile phone itself. In other words, this software will be embedded into mobile and create ring tones for that mobile. Hence, it needs to have some hardware as well for recording tones.

Wanted to know the feasibility of doing this and is there any mobile which allows to record songs or sounds.


11:26 am on Apr 22, 2003 (gmt 0)

Senior Member

WebmasterWorld Senior Member 10+ Year Member

joined:Sept 7, 2000
votes: 0

Nokia has or soon will have a phone that records any sound you like.

Page 9 item 2.6

"Nokia's first MMAPI-enabled MIDP phones don't support recording of either sound or video, so recording isn't yet covered in this example."

PDF file [forum.nokia.com]

The operative word is YET


Join The Conversation

Moderators and Top Contributors

Hot Threads This Week

Featured Threads

Free SEO Tools

Hire Expert Members