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A key feature of SYNC® with MyLincoln Touch is using voice commands for hands-free calling.12,13

Key points about Phone voice commands

Phone voice commands

  • Action
    Voice Commands
  • Call listing in phonebook
    "Call [name] [at home/at work/on cell/on other]"
  • Ex.: "Call Mom"
  • Ex.: "Call Mary Smith on cell"
  • Call number
    “Dial" > "[phone number]"
  • Display phonebook entries before calling

    "Phonebook" | pause | "[name] [at home/at work/on cell/on other]”

  • Ex.: "Phonebook" | pause | "Mary Smith"

  • Ex.: "Phonebook" | pause | "Smith, John on cell"

  • Display call history

    "Phone" | pause | "Call history "

  • Ex.: "Phone" | pause | "Call history missed"

  • Connect a paired phone

    "Phone" | pause | "Connections" | pause | "Connect [hone name in SYNC]"

  • Ex.: "Phone" | pause | "Connections" | pause | "Connect Paul's phone"

  • Delete a paired phone

    "Phone" | pause | "Connections" | pause | "Delete [phone name in SYNC]"

  • Ex.: "Phone" | pause | "Connections" | pause | "Delete Paul's phone"

  • Display phone name in SYNC

    "Phone menu" | pause | "Phone name"

  • Turn off ringer

    "Phone menu" | pause | "Setting set ringer off"

  • Turn on ringer

    "Phone menu" | pause | "Setting set phone ringer"

  • Change SYNC ring tone

    "Phone menu" | pause | "Setting set ringer [1/2/3]"

  • Check battery level

    "Phone menu" | pause | "Battery"

  • Check signal strength

    "Phone menu" | pause | "Signal"

  • Launch mobile applications on your connected phone, such as Pandora® radio138 (Requires SYNC AppLink)

    "Mobile applications"
  • Call voicemail
    "Call voicemail"
  • Send calls to voicemail/ Pick up calls
    "Do not disturb [on/off]"
  • Turn ringer on/off
    "Turn ringer [on/off]"
  • Turn on/off phone's Bluetooth® feature*
    "Bluetooth [on/off]"
  • Connect a paired phone
    "Connect [phone name in SYNC]"
  • Ex.: "Connect Paul's phone"
  • Begin to pair a phone

    "Pair phone" | pause | follow prompts

  • Show all phone voice commands
    "Phone list of commands"
  • Hear valid phone commands
    "Phone help"
  • If a call is active, use the following commands:
  • Switch audio from car speakers to phone privacy

    "Transfer to phone"
  • Switch audio from phone to car speakers (hands-free)
    "Transfer to car"
  • Place call on hold / take call off hold
    "Hold call [on/off]"
  • Mute/unmute call
    "Mute call [on/off]"
  • Join a conference call
    "Join call"

Text message voice commands

These commands allow you to hear a text message and send a preformatted reply. You cannot text while driving.

  • Action
    Voice Commands
  • Turn on/off notification of an incoming text message

    "Phone menu" | pause | "Phone setting message notification [on/off]"

  • Listen to text message
    Incoming message:
  • "Read message"
  • Stored message:
  • "Phone menu" | pause | "Text message inbox" | pause | follow prompts

  • Reply to text message

    Reply to text message "Phone menu" | pause | "Send new text message" | pause | follow prompts