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My Samsung Galaxy S2 on Gingerbread was set to use Handcent as the default ringtone picker, and I accidentally changed this back to the built-in ringtone picker. How do I get it to use Handcent again? I went to Handcent, cleared the checkbox and marked it back again, but it didn't help.

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You can use Handcent app as the default ringtone picker. To set Handcent as default ringtone picker, go to

Settings | Applications | Manage Applications | All | Android System (Sound picker for SE phones)

Click 'Clear Defaults' button.

Clear Defaults

After this, When you are choosing a ringtone, You will be presented with a dialog box asking you to select one of the application as ringtone picker. Enable the 'Use by default for this action' Check-box and select Handcent. This will set Handcent as your default ringtone picker.

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I couldn't find the sound picker, but I did this for Android System, and it worked. Thanks! –  Vitaly Mijiritsky Feb 5 '12 at 11:15
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One workaround would be to temporarily install another app that has a ringtone picker in order to show the ringtone picker selection screen, select Handcent, and remove the temporary app. For example, you can try Zedge.

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Reinstalling Handcent is another option. –  Chahk Feb 4 '12 at 18:31
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