SYNC & How-Tos


How to control mobile applications with Ford SYNC AppLink

SYNC® AppLinkTM lets you control compatible smartphone applications with your voice. Access many features using the same commands you normally would on your phone.27,63

Please note: SYNC AppLink is available on select models and compatible with select smartphone platforms. SYNC AppLink is not compatible with MyFord Touch. Commands may vary by phone and SYNC AppLink software.

Ford SYNC Applications with Applink

5 Steps

  • Before you start

    There are a few things you should do before starting step 1:


    • Download and install compatible applications on your mobile phone
    • Make any other phone settings listed in AppLink Overview
  • Turn on your

    • Paired mobile phone
    • Vehicle
    • Radio/SYNC
  • Press Voice and say "Mobile applications."

  • When prompted, say the name of the application you wish to start.

  • While the application is running, press Voice and say any of the commands you normally use to control the application.

  • To stop the application, press Voice and say "Exit."

Quick Tip

To see the compatible mobile applications installed on your phone, press Voice and say "List mobile apps."

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