SYNC Mobile Apps
Note:  You must pair and connect your smartphone to SYNC to access AppLink.
Note:  iPhone users need to connect the phone to the USB port in order to start the application.
Note:  The AppLink feature is not available if your vehicle is equipped with the MyFord Touch system.
Note:  Depending on your display type, you can access AppLink from the media menu, the phone menu, or by using voice commands. Once an app is running through AppLink, you can control main features of the app through voice commands and steering wheel controls.
To Access Using the Phone Menu
Press the phone button to access the SYNC phone menu on-screen. You can then scroll to:

Menu item 
Mobile Apps
Press OK to access a list of available applications.  Scroll through the list of available applications and press OK to select a particular app. Once an app is running through SYNC, you can access an app’s menu by pressing the MENU button to first access the SYNC menu. 

Scroll until the app name followed by "Menu", is displayed (such as, sticher Menu), then press OK. From here, you can access an application's features, such as Thumbs up and Thumbs down.
For more information, please visit:

Website 
www.SYNCMyRide.com 

To Access Using the Media Menu
Press the AUX button on the center console.
Press the Menu button to the SYNC menu and scroll to:

Menu item  Action and description 
SYNC-Media  Press the OK button. 
Mobile Apps
Press the OK button and scroll through the list of available applications and select your desired app. 

Scroll until the app name followed by "Menu", is displayed (such as, Stitcher Menu), then press OK. From here, you can access an application's features, such as Thumbs up and Thumbs down.
For more information, please visit:

Website 
www.SYNCMyRide.com 

To Access Using Voice Commands
Press the voice button and when prompted say:

Voice command  Action and description 
Mobile Apps
Say the name of the application after the tone.  The app should start. While an app is running through SYNC, you can press the voice button and speak commands specific to the app, for example, "Playlist Road Trip". 
You can also say the following: 
The name of an app (such as Stitcher) followed by "help".  To discover the available voice commands.