How to change the alarm sound on Android 7 Nougat and Android 6 Marshmallow

Here is how to change the sound of your alarm in Android 7 Nougat and Android 6 Marshmallow. Note that you can assign different ringtones to different alarms. You may also choose sounds from system ringtones (including those you put into Ringtones folder in your device storage manually), as well as assign your favourite music track from external SD card or even tell your Android to start a playlist at the time specified in the alarm settings. The steps are pretty the same for Android 7, Android 6 or Cyanogen 12/13. Continue reading

How to set up priority interruptions (do not disturb) on Android 7 Nougat

Interruptions is a very useful feature on Android. It allows you to restrict notifications such as calls, messages and reminders. You can specify which events will bother you and which ones will be muted. The most useful thing is to learn how to set up priority interruptions only in silent mode. In other words allow vibration notifications from your most important (or priority) contacts only. This works for Android 7 Nougat, Android 6 Marshmallow as well as for CyanogenMod 12 and 13. Continue reading