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Add a sound file to your Android App

This guide will show you how you can add a sound file to your Android app, thereby allowing you to use custom sounds for your Android push notifications.

Android supports .mp3, .ogg and .wav files for playing custom sounds.

Adding sound files to your Android project

Right click on Resources (res) folder and select New -> Android Resource Directory


Select Resource Type as “raw”


Put your MP3 file in the raw folder.


Creating Push Notifications with custom sounds

In the CleverTap dashboard, select Advanced → Custom Sound file and enter the name of your file with the extension in the text box