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PORTABLE MEDIA CONTROLS

WARNING

Make sure the relevant safety warnings have been read and understood before driving the vehicle. See PORTABLE MEDIA SAFETY.

Portable media includes Media Library (internal storage), iPods, iPads, iPhones, USB mass storage, and Bluetooth® wireless technology devices.

Select the portable media device from the SELECT SOURCE screen. See MEDIA CONTROLS.

Duplicated icons can be operated on the lower touchscreen when the media library widget is displayed. Further information on the lower touchscreen can be found in the relevant section of the Owner's Handbook. See LOWER TOUCHSCREEN CONTROLS.

  1. Queue: Opens the current queue of tracks selected from the portable media devices. To add a track, album, artist, or genre to the queue, touch and hold the respective item at any time. A pop-up list gives further instructions.

    NOTES

    Selecting a track, album, artist, or genre not currently in the queue to play, causes the current queue to be erased.

  2. Find: Touch to select the artist, album, or song icon to display results in alphabetical order. Select the more like this icon (11) to display a list of further available options: Genres, Videos, Folder Browse, etc.

    Select Folder Browse to view the contents of the connected device, which are displayed as dictated by the file structure.

    Select a file to start playback. Select a folder or sub-folder to view the contents.

    To return to the MEDIA LIBRARY screen, touch the return icon.¹

    NOTES

    After an artist, album, or song has been selected from the Find option, the SONGS screen continues to be displayed. To return to the MEDIA LIBRARY screen, touch the return icon.¹

  3. Source: Displays all media sources. The list of media devices is dynamically populated, based on whether the devices are connected.

    NOTES

    Sound quality and volume levels available from connected media devices may vary widely.

  4. Track information display: Touch the displayed text to view a list of tracks in the album. Touch again to return to the current track information display.

    NOTES

    Only connected devices that support ID3 tags display the information.

    The instrument panel also displays the track information.

  5. Interactive time progress bar: Touch or drag to move forward or backward through the current track.

    NOTES

    Only connected devices that support the interactive time progress bar have this function.

  6. Album image display: Touch to view the list of tracks on the album, the queue list, or information for the current track. Touch again to revert back to the previous view or press the return icon.¹

    NOTES

    Album artwork is displayed if the media is recognized by Gracenote®. If the album artwork is not recognized, a generic image is displayed.

  7. Media library shortcut: Touch to view the MEDIA LIBRARY screen.

    Swipe up or down to access other features.

  8. Skip or scan forward:

    Touch and release to skip forward to the next track.

    Touch and hold to scan forward through the current track. Playback resumes, when released.

    Swipe the touchscreen to the left to skip to the next track.

  9. Pause or play: Select to pause playback. Select again to resume playback.

  10. Skip or scan backward:

    Touch and release to skip back to the previous track.

    Touch and hold to scan backward through the current track. Playback resumes, when released.

    Swipe the touchscreen to the right to skip to the previous track.

  11. More like this icon: Select to automatically generate a smart playlist based on similar tracks. Touch, at any time, to create a new list based on the track currently being played.

    NOTES

    Loading time is dependent on content type.

  12. Repeat icon: Touch to repeat the current track continuously. The repeat icon is highlighted when active. Touch again to cancel.

    NOTES

    Additional repeat functionality options may be available depending on the portable device connected.

  13. Settings icon: Touch to access the SETTINGS pop-up menu. Managing the importing and deleting of files in the vehicle's memory can be found in Media Player Settings:

    Touch the All settings soft key.

    Touch the Features soft key.

    Touch the Media soft key.

    Touch the Media Player Settings soft key.

  14. Shuffle icon: Touch to shuffle the current music queue continuously. The shuffle icon is highlighted when active. Touch again to cancel.

return icon.¹