I put the model of my phone just in case that matters.
Ok, I understand that with metro you can get bundles... $5/month for 5 ringtones or $5/month for 2 Greetme (answer) tones. That is legit and what they offer and you have to keep paying that extra $5 each month for the ringtones and/or greetme tones. I called and again confirmed that you cannot use the tones if you do not pay the extra 5 a month. so you can just get (1)...drag...
I do NOT want to go to some ripoff site. I just want perhaps a couple more choices of alert sounds (there are TWO) on this phone for text messages, photo messages, alarm etc. I have looked at many cr@ppy "FREE RINGTONE" sites and the ones I have found, #1 don't work and #2 I don't trust them.
I feel you are doing the right thing. If you download from "Free" sites and you can download corrupted files that will harm your phone--speaking from experience. You can also purchase ringtones separately if you go to @Metro from your phone but you have to prepay for what you purchase. Realtones/ringtones go from $1.99 to $5.99 depending on what you buy. Make sure you look carefully and preview before you purchase because most of the time you will pay for the application and THEN you get to pick the download. I suggest you surf the @Metro feature and go from there. You can always go to your nearest Corporate Store and they can fill you in on what you can do. For the Greetme tones you have to do the $5 p/month. No way around that I believe. ... (continues)