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ringtones. If a cell phone is fairly new it almost undoubtedly is capable of loading any ringtones and probably already has a good supply of notes in its memory already.

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Ringtones are more easily understood when you understand how cell phones work. The brain of the cell phone is its microprocessor. Ringtones work with your cell phone's microprocessor and memory to create a distinctive musical presentation when someone calls your phone. Your phone, much like your computer, uses its microprocessor to tell it what to do and control all it does and works with memory where the programs are stored. Ringtones are individual programs for your phone that get placed into your cell phone memory to be brought out by the microprocessor when your phone receiver gets the message that a call is coming in. If a cell phone is fairly new it almost undoubtedly is capable of loading any ringtones and probably already has a good supply of notes in its memory already. ...read more.

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You have to choose a ringtone that is compatible with the model of your phone. You can pay for a ringtone or you might find one for free. While no one wants to pay for what they can get for free the fact is that those that require a fee are the more recent pieces of music whose artist has them still copyrighted. If you want to get free ringtones you might have the best chance by looking for classical music. These copyrights have long since expired. You generally have a choice of how to upload your ringtone program to your phones, although with some phone models you might note. ...read more.

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The most prevalent airwave method of ringtone programming to your phone is by going to the Internet site that offers the ringtone, choosing the one you want, letting the site know your cell phone number and them letting that site's Web master do the programming to your phone for you. You can also use SMS via a gateway site that can message your phone with that specific code. Cell phones evolve constantly, and as they do their services evolve as well. One of these services is ringtones. Some phones now offer you the option of recording your own ringtones and even let you choose various ringtones, one to a frequent caller, so you know from whom the call is originating without even looking at your phone display. ...read more.

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