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Go to > settings Settings > sounds & notification sounds & notification > do not disturb do not disturb > play alarms (box must be checked) Alarm will play even if ringtone is off, as long as alarm sound is turned up. Press volume up or down Tap ringtone settings icon (circle with squares around it) Make sure alarm sound is all the way up!


Open a file manager, choose the sound file you want, and move the file to the 'alarms' folder.


I attempted to clear the data and cache of the clock app, but that did not resolve the no sound issue. However, I pulled down the notification tab and noticed that the sound button was toggled to something called Sound (priority). I've never seen that before, but after turning it off the alarm actually works now.


When you say the little alarm status bar symbol, do you mean up the top left? If so, it sounds like that alarm app is running as a Service rather than registering with the system's AlarmManager. When you swipe the app away from the multitasking view, you are killing the Service. More details I have only a few suggestions: Ensure the app cannot be ...

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