Refers to alarms generated either by the built-in Clock app or by third-party clock replacement apps.

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Set different volumes for different alarms

Is there any way to set a different volume for every alarm? Samsung has had such a feature for ages, but is it possible to do something similar on a stock rom? Third party apps don't seem to be able ...
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Can I set the alarm to stop after some time?

I’m Sabbath-observant, and in my tradition that includes not manipulating electronic devices. I set the alarm clock on my new phone for a convenient wake-up time, and expected the alarm to eventually ...
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Briefing Alarm News and Weather Not Read Aloud on Galaxy S3

I've got an alarm set daily on my Galaxy S3 with the briefing alarm type selected in my alarm's settings with all three briefing content items selected (weather, today's schedule, and news). ...
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Where can I download the stock clock apk for LG G3?

I deleted the stock clock app on the LG G3 (Model D855) without knowing that I need it for the Quick Circle Case to correctly display the Clock Faces when the lid is closed. Do you know a place where ...
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How to change the default alarm sound?

It seems to me that it is impossible to change the default alarm tone. Does anyone know if it's possible to do that? I am using Sony Xperia Z2, if that matters.
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How to have the alarm audible when on vibrate or silent?

I have an issue with my Android 4.4 Nexus 5. When the phone is on either silent or vibrate modes, the alarm is also either silent or just vibrates, which does not wake me up. I need the alarm to be ...
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Reminder at a specific date and time

My phone is a Huawei Ascend Y511 with Android 4.2.2. I like the Alarms feature in the built-in Clock app, but it only lets me choose a time (and days of the week, if using a recurring alarm), not a ...
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Alarm is working even when the phone is powered off

I just discovered that if I set the alarm clock and then power off the phone (by holding the power button and then selecting "Power Off") the alarm will still go off when the time comes. Is this ...
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Is there a way to hide the Alarm icon in the status bar?

I have at least one alarm set to go off daily so the icon in my status bar is really pointless. Is there a way to make this icon hidden? (it's the icon next to the time in the status bar)
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Do not disturb/Priority mode until next alarm on Android 6.0

Android 5.1 introduced an option of enabling priority mode until the next alarm. I used that feature on a daily basis. Now, with the redesign of the Do not disturb/Priority mode in Android 6.0, I ...
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Samsung Touchwizz: disable alarm control with physical button

I'm the happy owner of a Samsung Galaxy S4 mini Duos, and that fantastic phone comes with touchwizz, probably one of the most horrible android version I ever see. But I'm not here to insult Samsung, ...
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How to remove an alarm on Android Wear 5.1.x?

How can I remove an alarm I set on android wear 5.1.x. On 4.4.x-5.0.x there was an option to remove an alarm but i can't find it on android wear 5.1.x. Any help is appreciated
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Why does the alarm on my HTC Desire not work correctly?

I have setup three alarms on my HTC Desire (running standard 2.1 with Sense). Mo, Tu, We, Fr @ 05:45 Th @ 05:30 Sa @ 07:00 They are set as repeating alarms and the phone displays the little clock ...
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How can I delete ALL alarms in the stock Clock app?

How can I delete ALL alarms in the stock Clock app? I see that you can delete them one-by-one, but I have 50+ (created regularly with voice commands), and I'd like to get rid of them in one action.
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Location for custom Ringtones/Alarms/Notifications that hides them from Play Music?

There seems to be a lot of misinformation about the proper location and format for custom Ringtones, Notifications, and Alarms in Android and I'm wondering what is correct. I've read that the path ...
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Reminders doesn't work (Google Keep, Any.Do, …)

No reminders work in applications like Google Keep or Any.Do But when standard alarm event is fired - boom! All past reminders that you were supposed to remember 5 hours ago are displayed. How to ...
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Configure audible alarm in cyanogenmod's silent mode

I recently installed cyanogenmod 12.1 (snapshot, 2015-09-01) on my HTC One M8. Following my habits, I tried to activate a silent mode. There was the first problem: CM only has a normal and a (total) ...
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Can too many text messages and phone calls cancel out your alarm?

I was blamed for canceling a friend's alarm clock from half a country away and recently I wondered if it was even possible.
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How can I use google now on my android to set an alarm more than 24 hours away from now?

I know that the alarm can be manually set to a time greater than 24 hours from the time of creation, but I want to be able to do it all verbally. I have tried looking over the internet with no ...
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Alarm with time zone

The stock alarm clock only allows specifying times in the local time zone. However, I often travel across time zones, and I need a couple of alarms to happen at a given (absolute) time, regardless of ...
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Custom Alarm tone in 5.1

I am aware that by creating folder named Alarms, Ringtones and Notifications and placing audio files inside them will list those audio files as appropriate custom tones. However in my rooted stock ...
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Does Android continue to run after phone is switched off? [duplicate]

I was wondering about this: it seems that when you set an alarm, even if you switch off your smartphone, on reaching that time the alarm manages to ring. Is the Android framework still running and ...
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Alarm clock with soft vibrating mode?

When staying in a hostel or going camping with a group of people, I need to use an alarm clock that can wake me up by vibrating instead of playing music. Until now, I used CyanogenMod's internal app, ...
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Alarms Sounds/Songs

Am I able to set my alarm sound as a song I have downloaded (either Google Play music or a third party music downloader) instead of the preset "sounds"? I have a files explorer already installed if ...
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Alarm silent, even when not in silent mode

The alarm on my Samsung Note 3 makes no sound. Things that I've tried to resolve the issue: Ensure that the phone is not in silent mode. Ensure that bluetooth is not enabled, so the sound does not ...
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Shutting down or ringing an alarm when the phone leaves a certain range

I need to make the phone available for all people in a building, for example. If someone were to try to walk outside of the building with the phone, the phone would shut down or a loud alarm would ...
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Is there a nice one click alarm for android? [closed]

Sometimes when I'm tired, I take a nap of 1 hour. Doing that with the native clock on Android requires a lot of clicks. I would like to have an app that whenever the button is pressed, it starts to ...
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How do I make the android alarm work?

My alarm clock stops working every now and then. I would say about once a month it will just stop sounding alarms. Sometimes the next day it will start working again, sometimes not. In googling it ...
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Can I create an application short cut to launch Spotify with a specific song?

An alarm app I use (Alarm Clock Xtreme Free), has the option of launching application as an alarm option. You can also selected a save song file to play. Because I use Spotify to source my music, ...
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How can I turn off all sounds and LEDs apart from my Alarm?

How can I deactivate all sounds and LEDs, except the alarm? When I'm sleeping, I don't want to be disturbed by anything except the alarm.
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Random alarms listed after software update on HTC One M7

Can someone tell me what is up with the default alarms that appear in the alarm clock? I've seen in a lot of screenshots and videos usually 2 alarms listed for 6, 7 or 8 a.m. I have 2 alarms listed ...
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Alarm clock unlocking device

I have a Galaxy S3 phone and a Galaxy Tab 4, both with the same issue. I'm using the Echo Lockscreen app (paid version) with a pattern unlock, which I'm happy with. I'm also using the built-in "Clock" ...
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How can I make it so my cyanogenmod phone is silent for everything but calls and alarms?

I like to keep my phone on silent at night so I can actually sleep without disturbance. The problem with that is that everything becomes silent. No one can reach me in case of emergency or anything. ...
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Alarms and Music

My device is a Galaxy Note 4 running Kitkat (Android 4.4.4). I play music while taking naps on my commute to work. The alarms seem to work by maxing the media volume temporarily, which causes my ...
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Jelly Bean Clock under KitKat: Alarm not working if device is asleep

I have a Sony Z3 compact with Android 4.4.4 KitKat (rooted, build 23.0.A.2.105). I don't like the KitKat Alarm Clock, so I tried forks of the old Jelly Bean clock, like Clock JB+ and Jelly Bean 4.2 ...
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Dismissing an upcoming alarm when a Calendar notification is present

I had my Nexus 5 updated to Android 5.0 recently. I notice the following "interesting" behavior of the new notification system in Android 5.0. As you know, when there is an upcoming alarm the stock ...
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Different sounds for different alarms

Is there a way (app, root code, etc) to set a different alarm sound for each alarm?
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What's the reason that the alarm clock isn't working when the phone is turned off?

I know that the alarm isn't working when the phone is turned off, but my question is: Why doesn't this work? What were the developers/engineers thinking? I always used my mobile phones as alarm ...
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If a Android device is turned off, does the alarm sound? [duplicate]

If a alarm is set and a Android device gets turned off (for whatever reason), does the alarm still sound? I want to generically refer to Android (latest version if it makes any difference) and we are ...
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How to identify apps generating alarm

I have a problem which is driving me nuts. I have installed several clock and alarm apps over time, and gotten rid of most of them. Now, at nearly random times -- some look familiar as old alarms I ...
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Note 4 - won't stop announcing alarm title

When an alarm goes off, my brand new Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will speak the title of the alarm and then speak the current time. How the heck do I disable this? It does not speak any other things. I ...
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A calendar with powerful alerts

I just bought a Samsung Galaxy 2, coming from a Nokia 3600. My old cell phone had a quite simple calendar app but when it was supposed to alert me it kept ringing and vibrating until I dismiss it. I ...
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How to schedule power on & off on a tablet?

I have an Asus TF303CL with KitKat. I'd like to use it as my alarm clock, but it seems that the alarm cannot sound if the tablet is turned off during the night. On my previous android smartphone (a ...
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How can I prevent myself from powering down my phone while “Alarmy (Sleep If U Can)” is trying to wake me up?

How can I make the phone impossible to turn off. I use an alarm clock which make a task I must complete before the ringing alarm turns off. My problem is that I can simply turn off the phone and ...
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Lollipop: alarm isn't firing in time

After updating my Nexus 5 to Android 5.0 I noticed that alarm is not fired at set time (actually that spoiled my today's morning). When I set time for alarm it writes correct delta (e.g."Alarm set ...
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Maximum number of alarm clocks

My HTC One (Android 4.3) told me that I can only have 10 alarm clocks at maximum and that I should delete one before adding a new one. Why, and is it possible to have more than ten?
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Using Google Play music as an alarm

I downloaded a song from the Play Store to use as my alarm on my S3 but for some reason can't find it. When I go into Play Music it's there along with all my other downloaded music, but when I go into ...
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Change stock Clock app timer noise?

In the stock clock app (4.2 stock Android), there's a timer function; the one where e.g. you type in 8 minutes and an alarm goes off in eight minutes. However, the noise it makes is absolutely ...
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Is it dangerous to keep my phone plugged in indefinitely? [duplicate]

I just recently got a new phone, so my old one has been sitting in a drawer for the last month. However, a friend recently suggested the Sleep Cycle alarm to me, and I'd like to try it out, but I'm ...
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Schedule songs as alarms that sound ONCE with no need to touch 'Dismiss' or 'Sneeze' or anything similar

I would like my Smartphone to play certain sound tracks at certain hours each day (quite similar to military-style buggle calls for waking up, assembly, lunchtime and so on). But I want the device to ...