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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