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How to Set Custom iPad Sounds

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How to Set Custom "New Mail" and "Sent Mail" iPad Sounds
iPad Settings - Custom Sounds

Have you ever wanted to change the way your iPad sounds when you get a new email? Apple has included a number of fun alert sounds you can use to customize your mail sounds, including the sounds of Sherwood Forest, a Suspense alert sound and an old school Telegraph sound. You can even customize both the new mail sound and the sent mail sound.

Here's how you get started:

  1. Go into your iPad's Settings.
  2. Scroll down the left-side menu and choose "Sounds".
  3. Choose "New Mail" or "Sent Mail" from the sounds menu that appears.
  4. A new menu appears with a listing of new alert sounds. If you don't like any of the alert clips, you can choose from any of the standard ringtones as well.
  5. Once you've selected a new sound, you are done. There's no save button, so simply exit from the Settings.

Did You Know: You can turn off push notifications on the iPad. Find out how.

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