The alarm feature on my smartphone is something that I use almost every day. I can set an alarm for the same time every weekday morning by making a few changes in my Clock app, and this functionality has allowed me to replace a dedicated alarm clock, while also making it easy for me to use an alarm while I’m traveling.
If your schedule doesn’t change very often, then the alarms that you first create might not be to be adjusted for a while. But if you have to work earlier or later, or if your personal schedule changes to the point that your existing alarms are no longer useful, then you can follow the tutorial below to change an existing alarm clock’s setting on your Marshmallow phone.
How to Change an Alarm Clock Setting on an Android Marshmallow Phone
The steps in this article were performed on a Samsung Galaxy On5 using the Android marshmallow operating system. This guide assumes that you already have an existing alarm set on your device, and that you wish to change one of the settings for that alarm. If you have not set up an alarm yet, then this article can show you how.
Step 1: Open the Apps folder.
Step 2: Select the Clock option.
Step 3: Choose the Alarm tab at the top of the screen, then select the alarm that you want to edit.
Step 4: Adjust the setting that you wish to modify. Once you have configured the alarm to your preferences, tap the Save button at the top-right corner of the screen.
Now that you know how to edit an alarm in Android Marshmallow, you can use this method to fix any existing alarms that are no longer correct or useful to you.
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Matthew Burleigh has been writing tech tutorials since 2008. His writing has appeared on dozens of different websites and been read over 50 million times.
After receiving his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Computer Science he spent several years working in IT management for small businesses. However, he now works full time writing content online and creating websites.
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