How to control mobile applications with Ford SYNC AppLink

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Ford SYNC Applications with 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.


  • 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
  • 1


    Turn on your

    • Paired mobile phone
    • Vehicle
    • Radio/SYNC
  • 2


    Press Voice and say "Mobile applications."

  • 3


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

  • 4


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

  • 5


    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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