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Skoda Fabia (2019 year). Instruction - part 7

 

 

Arrow buttons: - Setting the function of the function surfaces  

Preset list - Change between stations stored under the preset buttons

Station list - Change between all available stations of the selected broadcast-

ing range

Traffic program (TP) - Switches TP traffic program on/off

Delete presets - Deletes the preset buttons

Station logos - Instruction management of station logos

Radio text - Switches the radio text display (FM and DAB) on and off

Advanced settings - Other settings that are different depending on the selected

broadcasting range (FM and DAB)

Advanced settings (FM)

Select the FM band in the Radio main menu and tap on the function surface

 → Advanced settings.

Autostore station logos- Automatic storage of the station logos

Region for station logo: - Setting the region for station logo

Automatic frequency control (AF) - Activates/deactivates the search for alterna-

tive frequencies of the station currently being played

Radio Data System (RDS) - enable/disable RDS function (receiving additional in-

formation from the station)

RDS Regional: Switch on/off automatic tracking of related regional stations

Fixed - Maintains the selected regional station continuously. When the sig-

nal is lost, another station must be set instructionly.

Automatic - Auto-selects the station with the best reception at the moment.

If you lose reception in the given the region, Infotainment will automatically

set another available region.

Advanced settings (DAB)

In the Radio main menu, select the DAB range and tap on the function sur-

face  → Advanced settings.

Autostore station logos- Automatic storage of the station logos

DAB traffic announcements - Switch DAB traffic announcements on/off

Other DAB messages - Switch other announcements on/off (e.g., warnings, re-

gional weather, sports reports, financial news)

DAB - DAB station tracking - Activate/deactivate automatic DAB station tracking

on another frequency or in other station groups

Automatic DAB - FM switching - Activate/deactivate auto-switching from DAB to

the FM broadcasting range if the DAB signal is lost

Automatic change from DAB to FM

In the event of bad DAB reception, the device tries to find an FM station.
The station name is followed by () while the station is being received on the

FM band. When the corresponding DAB station is received again, the system

automatically switches from FM to DAB.
If a DAB station is also not available in the FM band due to poor reception, In-

fotainment will be switched to mute.

Media menu settings

In the main Media menu, tap function surface  .

Sound - Sound settings

Mix/repeat including subfolders - Activate/deactivate the title display including

subfolders

Bluetooth - Settings for the Bluetooth

®

 function

WLAN - WLAN settings (applies to Infotainment Amundsen)

Remove safely: - Safe removal of the external device

Traffic program (TP) - Switches the traffic program on/off

Image menu settings

In the main Images menu, tap on function surface  .

Image view: - Image view settings

Full - Display the maximum image size while retaining the aspect ratio

Automatic - Full screen display

Display time: - Set the display time for the slideshow

Repeat slideshow - Switching the slideshow repeat on/off

Telephone menu settings

In the main Telephone menu, tap the function surface  .

Hands-free telephone - Switching a call to the phone/back to Infotainment (the

menu item is displayed during a call)

Select mobile phone - Search for available telephones/list of paired tele-

phones/select telephone

Bluetooth - Bluetooth

®

 settings 

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User profile - User profile settings

Manage favourites - Set the function surfaces for your favourite contacts

Mailbox number: - Enter the mailbox phone number

Sort by: - Arrangement of telephone contact list

Surname - Sort by contact name

1st name - Sort by contact's first name

Import contacts: - Import telephone contacts

Select ring tone - Select the ring tone (depending on the connected phone)

Reminder: Remember your mobile - Turn on/off the warning mode before forget-

ting the phone in the vehicle (if the phone was connected to the device)

Show pictures for contacts - Activate/deactivate the display of the images as-

signed to the contacts

Conference call - Activate/deactivate conference calls

Network - Set the telephone service provider network of the SIM card inser-

ted in the CarStick device (applies to Infotainment Amundsen) 

» page 107

SmartLink+ menu settings

In the main SmartLink menu, tap on function surface  .

Activate data transfer for ŠKODA apps- Activate/deactivate data transfer for

ŠKODA applications

MirrorLink® - Settings of the system MirrorLink

®

Allow MirrorLink® notification to be shown - Turn the display of Mirror link

®

 appli-

cation messages on the Infotainment screen on/off

Navigation menu settings

Route options

In the main Navigation menu, tap the function surface  → Route options.

Suggest 3 alternative routes - Switch the menu for alternative routes on/off (eco-

nomical, fast, short)

Route: - Setting the preferred route

Most frequent routes - Show/hide the menu of the most frequent routes in the

split screen

Dynamic route - Switch on/off dynamic route recalculation due to TMC traffic

reports or online traffic reports

 Avoid motorways - Activate/deactivate the non-use of motorways in the

route calculation

 Avoid ferries and motorail trains - Activate/deactivate the non-use of ferries

and motorail trains in the route calculation

 Avoid toll roads - Activate/deactivate the use of toll roads for route calcula-

tion

 Avoid tunnels - Switch on/off use of tunnels for route calculation

 Avoid routes requiring toll stickers - Activate/deactivate the use of routes re-

quiring toll stickers on/off for route calculation

Show available toll stickers - Selection of countries for which a valid toll sticker

is required (routes requiring toll stickers are used for route calculation)

 Include trailer - Turn on / off the setting to take a trailer into account for

route calculation 

» page 156

Map

In the main Navigation menu, tap the function surface  → Map.

Show road signs - Switch the display of traffic signs on/off

Lane guidance - Activate/deactivate the display of lane guidance

Show favourites - Activate/deactivate the display of favourites

Show POIs - Activate/deactivate the display of POIs

Select categories for POIs - Select the categories of displayed POIs

Show brand logos for POIs - Activate/deactivate the company logos available

for the POIs shown

Traffic flow settings - Setting for the display of a traffic obstruction received

from online traffic

Display free-moving traffic - Activate/deactivate the display of routes with

free-moving traffic

Display congestion - Activate/deactivate the display of routes with heavy traf-

fic

Display traffic events (symbols on map) - Activate/deactivate the display of

routes with a traffic incident

Manage memory

In the main Navigation menu, tap the function surface  → Manage memory.

Sort contacts: - Setting the configuration of the phone book

By surname - Sorting by the contact surname

By first name - Sorting by the contact first name

Define home address - Enter the home address

Delete "My POIs" - Delete your own POI categories (Personal POI)

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Update "My POIs" (SD/USB) - Import/update your own POI categories (Personal

POI)

Retrieve "My POIs" (online) - Online import/update of your own POI categories

created in the user profile on the ŠKODA Connect Portal website

Import destinations (SD/USB) - Import destinations in vCard format

Delete user data - Delete user data (by tapping function surface Delete and con-

firming the deletion)

Last destinations - Delete the last destinations

Dest. memory - Delete the stored destinations

Online destinations - Delete the stored online destinations

Routes - Delete saved routes

My points of interest (Personal POI) - Delete the custom POIs

Entered cities - Delete the history of places already entered via the address

Home address - Delete the stored home address

Flagged destination - Delete the flagged destination

Most frequent routes - Delete the most travelled routes

Navigation announcements

In the main Navigation menu, tap the function surface  → Navigation announce-

ments.

Volume - Volume control of the navigation announcements

Entertainment fading (Navigation) - Adjust the fading of the audio volume (e.g. ra-

dio volume) when navigation announcements are being made

No navigation announcements during calls - Activate/deactivate non-playback of

navigation announcements during a telephone call

Note:“My POIs” - Activate/deactivate an audible indication when approaching a

custom POI (if supported by the imported custom POI)

Speed limits

In the main Navigation menu, tap the function surface  → Speed limits.

The maximum speed limits for the current country are displayed.
When the function is switched on Note:National border crossed

» page 110

Ad-

vanced settings, display the country-specific speed limits when crossing inter-

national borders.

Fuel options

In the main Navigation menu, tap the function surface  → Fuel options.

Select preferred fuel station - Select your preferred fuel station brand (the selec-

ted station brand will be displayed in the first three positions of the list)

Fuel warning – Activate/deactivate the display of a warning message with the

option to search for the nearest petrol station when the fuel level reaches

the reserve area

Version information

In the main Navigation menu, tap the function surface  → Version information .

A list of countries is displayed that exist for the navigation data, together with

the date of the last update.
The navigation data can be updated by tapping on the Update function surface

(SD/USB) or Online update.

The information on updating the navigation data can be obtained from a

ŠKODA partner or on the following ŠKODA websites.

http://go.skoda.eu/updateportal

Advanced settings

In the main Navigation menu, tap the function surface  → Advanced settings.

Time display: - Select the time display in the status line

 - Estimated arrival time at destination

 Estimated travelling time to the destination

Status line: - Selection of the destination type, for which the status line, the

route and travel time are displayed (this also determines which destination

type is displayed on the map after selecting  →  is displayed on the map)

 - Route destination

 - Next waypoint

Note:National border crossed - Switching the display of information on country-

specific speed limits when crossing a national border on/off

Demo mode - Activate/deactivate guidance in demo mode

Define demo mode starting point - Specify the start point of the route guidance

in demo mode by entering the address or the current vehicle position

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Infotainment system settings

Sound settings

Press the 



 or 



 button, then tap the function surface Sound.

Volume - Volume settings

Maximum switch-on volume - Setting the maximum volume when switching on

Infotainment

Announcements - Adjustment of traffic announcements volume (TP)

Speed-dep. vol.adjust. - Volume increases as speed increases

Entertainment fading (parking) - Lowers the audio volume (e.g. radio volume)

with activated parking aid

Entertainment fading (Navigation) - Reduction of audio volume (e.g. radio vol-

ume) for navigation announcements originating from the SmartLink appli-

cation

Bluetooth audio: - Volume setting of the device connected via Bluetooth 

®

 au-

dio profile

Balance - Fader - Sets the balance between left and right, front and rear

Bass - Mid - Treble - Setting the equalizer

Touchscreen tone - Switch on/off audible tone when touching the screen

ŠKODA Surround - Switch surround sound on/off (cannot be used in Radio

mode)

Virtual Subwoofer -Switch virtual subwoofer on/off (cannot be used in Radio

mode)

Display settings

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface Screen.

Switch off screen (in 10 seconds) - Enable/disable the automatic power off func-

tion

Display clock when screen is off - Time and date display when the screen is

switched off

Brightness: - Adjusts the brightness of the screen

Touchscreen tone - Switch on/off audible tone when touching the screen

Show clock in standby mode - Time and date displayed on the screen when the

ignition is switched on and Infotainment is switched off

Time and date settings

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface Time and date.

Time: - Time settings

Time format: - Set the time format

Summer (DST) - Switches summer time on/off

Automatic summer time - Switches the automatic switch to summer time on/off

Date: - Date settings

Date format: - Set the date format

Infotainment language settings

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface Language.

Select the Infotainment language.

More keypad languages settings

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface More keypad languages.

In this menu, a keyboard language set can be added to allow characters other

than those in the currently selected language to be entered.

Unit settings

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface Units.

Distance: - Distance units

Speed: - Speed units

Temperature: - Temperature units

Volume: - Volume units

Fuel consumption: - Fuel consumption units

Pressure: - Pressure units for tyre pressure

Setting data transfer

Activated data transfer enables data transfer between the Infotainment and an

external device.

Press the 



 button and then tap on the function surface Activate data trans-

fer for ŠKODA apps.

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Safe removal of the external data source

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface Remove safely and select

the external device to be removed.

Reset to factory settings

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface Factory settings.

In this menu, individual settings or all settings can be restored at the same

time.

Bluetooth

®

 settings

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface Bluetooth.

Bluetooth - Switch the Bluetooth

®

 function on/off

Visibility: Switch the visibility of the Bluetooth

®

 device for other Bluetooth

®

 de-

vices on/off

1st name - Change the name of the Bluetooth

®

 unit

Paired devices - Display the list of paired Bluetooth 

® 

devices

Find devices - Search for available Bluetooth

®

 devices

Bluetooth audio (A2DP/AVRCP) - Turn on/off the ability to connect a Bluetooth

®

audio device (e.g. MP3 player, tablet etc...)

Settings of online services ŠKODA Connect

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface ŠKODA Connect (online serv-

ices).

Services Management - Information on licensing of the respective online serv-

ices and the option to switch them on/off

registration - Enter the registration PIN code for online services (in the user

profile on the website ŠKODA Connect Portal receive)

System information

Press the 



 button, then tap the function surface System information.

The information available will be displayed, for example regarding the Infotain-

ment hardware and software, Bluetooth

®

 software version, etc.

To Update the Infotainment software, Bluetooth

®

 software version, etc., tap

on the function surface Update software.

The information on available software updates is obtained from a ŠKODA part-

ner or from the following ŠKODA Internet pages.

http://go.skoda.eu/infotainment

Radio menu settings

Settings for all broadcasting ranges

In the main Radio menu, tap the function surface  .

Scan - Automatic playback of short portions of all available stations in the

current frequency range

Sound - sound settings

Arrow buttons: - Setting the function of the function surfaces  

Presets - Change between stations stored under the preset buttons

Stations - Change between all available stations of the selected broadcasting

range

Traffic program (TP) - Switches the traffic program on/off

Radio text - Switches the radio text display (FM and DAB) on and off

Sort channel list: - Sort types of radio stations in the station list (FM)

By group - Group sorting by transmitted program

Alphabet - Alphabetically order according to station name

Station logos - Instruction management of station logos

Delete presets - Delete the stations stored under preset buttons

Advanced settings - Other settings that are different depending on the selected

broadcasting range (FM and DAB)

Advanced settings (FM)

Select the FM band in the Radio main menu and tap on the function surface

 → Advanced settings.

RDS Regional: Switch on/off automatic tracking of related regional stations

Automatic - Auto-selects the station with the best reception at the moment.

If you lose reception in the given the region, Infotainment will automatically

set another available region.

Fixed - Maintains the selected regional station continuously. When the sig-

nal is lost, another station must be set instructionly.

Automatic frequency control (AF) - Activates/deactivates the search for alterna-

tive frequencies of the station currently being played

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Radio Data System (RDS) - enable/disable RDS function (receiving additional in-

formation from the station)

Sort channel list: - Sort types of radio stations in the station list (FM)

By group - Group sorting by transmitted program

Alphabet - Alphabetically order according to station name

Advanced settings (DAB)

In the Radio main menu, select the DAB range and tap on the function sur-

face  → Advanced settings.

DAB traffic announcements - Enable/disable DAB announcements

Other DAB messages - Switch other announcements on/off (e.g., warnings, re-

gional weather, sports reports, financial news)

DAB - DAB station tracking - Activate/deactivate automatic DAB station tracking

on another frequency or in other station groups

Automatic DAB - FM switching - Enable/disable auto-switching from DAB to the

FM frequency band if the DAB signal is lost

DAB program tracking

When a DAB transmitter is a part of several broadcast stations and if the cur-

rent station group is not available on any other frequency, then when the signal

is poor, the same station will be searched in another station group.

Automatic change from DAB to FM

In the event of bad DAB reception, the device tries to find an FM station.
The station name is followed by () while the station is being received on the

FM band. When the corresponding DAB station is received again, the system

automatically switches from FM to DAB.
If a DAB station is also not available in the FM band due to poor reception, In-

fotainment will be switched to mute.

Media menu settings

In the main Media menu, tap function surface  .

Sound - sound settings

Mix/repeat including subfolders - Switching the title display including subfolders

Bluetooth - Settings for the Bluetooth

®

 function

Traffic program (TP) - Switches the traffic program on/off

Remove safely: - Safe removal of the external device

Telephone menu settings

In the main Telephone menu, tap the function surface  .

Hands-free telephone - Switching a call to the phone/back to Infotainment (the

menu item is displayed during a call)

Select mobile phone - Search for available telephones/list of paired tele-

phones/select telephone

Find - search for available Telephones

Bluetooth - Bluetooth

®

 settings 

» page 112

User profile - User profile settings

Manage favourites - Set the function surfaces for your favourite contacts

Sort by: - Arrangement of telephone contact list

Surname - Sort by contact name

1st name - Sort by contact's first name

Import contacts - Import phone contacts

Select ring tone - Select the ring tone (depending on the connected phone)

Reminder: Remember your mobile - Turn on/off the warning mode before forget-

ting the phone in the vehicle (if the phone was connected to the device)

Simultaneous calls - Enable/disable the option to hold two concurrent calls

SmartLink+ menu settings

In the main SmartLink menu, tap on function surface  .

Activate data transfer for ŠKODA apps- Activate/deactivate data transfer for

ŠKODA applications

MirrorLink® - Settings of the system MirrorLink

®

Connect automatically via Bluetooth - Activate/deactivate the option of pairing

and connecting the external device via Bluetooth

®

Allow MirrorLink® notification to be shown - Activate/deactivate the display of

Mirror link

®

 application messages on the Infotainment screen

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Infotainment settings – Blues

Infotainment system settings

Introduction to the subject

Individual menu items for the Infotainment settings can be accessed by press-

ing one of the buttons below.

- Sound settings 

» page 114

Infotainment settings 

» page 114

Settings of the currently opened Radio 

» page 114

 or Media menu

» page 114

Sound settings

Press the 



 button repeatedly.

The following menu items of the settings are displayed in sequence.

Bass - bass setting

Middle - mid-tone setting

Treble - treble setting

Balance - Sets the balance between the left and right-hand sides

Fader - Sets the sound focus between front/rear (applies to vehicles with rear

speakers)

Infotainment settings

Press the 



 button repeatedly.

The following menu items are displayed in sequence.

GALA - Speed-sensitive volume adjustment (higher numbers indicate a steep-

er increase in the volume level)

On volume - Sets the maximum volume when the Infotainment is switched on

TP volume - Sets the volume for in-coming traffic program alerts (TP)

PDC audio - Lowers the audio volume (e.g. radio volume) when the parking aid

is activated

Low - Low volume attenuation

Middle - Medium volume attenuation

High - High volume attenuation







Clock - Time display on the Infotainment display (with the ignition on and the

Infotainment off)

Yes - Switches the display on

No - Switches the display off

Restore - Reset to factory settings

Press  - Confirmation of the factory settings

Radio menu settings

When the Radio menu is open, press button 



 repeatedly.

The following menu items are displayed in sequence.

TP - Sets the traffic news reception

Yes - Traffic news is being received

No - Traffic news is not being received

Scan - Browse available radio stations

Press  - Start the scan

Manual - Manual selection of a radio station

Press  - Start manual selection

Arrows - Sets the station selection (function of the 

 or 

 button)

Stations - Select from the list of available stations

Presets - Select from the preset buttons

Media menu settings

With the Media menu open, press button 



 repeatedly.

The following menu items are displayed in sequence.

Mix - Switch random play on/off

Off - Switch off

On - Switch on

Repeat - Repeat playback

All - From the current source

Track - Track

Folder - Folder

TP - Sets the traffic news reception

Yes - Traffic news is being received

No - Traffic news is not being received

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Radio

Operation

Introduction to the subject

Depending on the vehicle equipment and the Infotainment type, analogue ra-

dio reception of the FM and AM frequency ranges as well as DAB digital radio

reception is possible.

CAUTION

For vehicles with window antennas, do not stick foil or metal coated stickers

to the window - radio signal reception could be affected.

Car parks, tunnels, tall buildings or mountains can interfere with the radio

signal. even causing it to fail completely.

Main menu

Applies to Infotainment Columbus, Amundsen.

Fig. 140 

Radio: Main menu (DAB)

To display the main menu, press button 



.

or: Press the 



 button, then tap on function surface  .

Main menu 

» Fig. 140

The selected radio station (name or frequency)
Radio text (FM) / Description of the group (DAB)
Preset buttons for favourite stations
Choice of radio broadcasting range (FM / AM / DAB)
Choice of storage group for the preferred station

Change the station

List of available stations

A
B
C
D

E

 

Manual / semi-automatic station search
Radio text display (DAB) / picture presentation (DAB)
Settings of menu Radio 

» page 107

 or 

» page 112

Information symbol in the status line

Symbol

Meaning



Traffic signal is available



 

Traffic signal is not available

Signal is not available (DAB)

If the displayed station name continuously changes (dynamic text), then it is

possible to fix the current text by holding your finger on the device screen in

the station name area. By holding your finger in the area of the station name

again, the station name is displayed in its entirety again.

Main menu

Applies to Infotainment Blues.

Fig. 141 

Display

Description of the display 

» Fig. 141

The selected broadcasting range
The selected radio station (frequency or identifier)
Status bar

Symbols in the status bar 

C

Symbol

Meaning



Browse radio frequency range manually



Browse radio frequency range automatically

 - 

Number of a position (station button) under which the

radio station is stored

A
B
C

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Symbol

Meaning

Sound off



A traffic information station is available



No traffic information station is available

Choose broadcasting range

Each broadcasting area has two storage groups - FM1 and FM2 or AM1 and

AM2.

Press the 



 button repeatedly.

Searching for stations and selecting the frequency

Applies to Infotainment Columbus, Amundsen.

Searching for stations

In the main Radio menu, tap the function surface  or  .

Depending on the setting  →Arrow buttons: will set an available station from

the Stations list or a station of the current broadcast range on the Station

buttons.

Selecting the frequency

To display the value of the currently chosen frequency, go to the main Radio

menu and tap the function surface  .

To set the desired frequency value use the slider or the function surfaces 

 in the bottom area of the screen, if necessary, turn the controller  .

Scanning through the stations one after the other (scan)

The function scans through all the available stations in the current frequency

range in succession, for a few seconds each.

To start automatic scanning of the available stations, go to the main Radio

menu and tap on the function surface  Tap on→ Scan .

To end automatic scanning, tap the function surface  .

Searching for stations and selecting the frequency

Applies to Infotainment Blues.

Searching for stations

The Infotainment will automatically search for available radio stations in the

background, which can be selected immediately after the Infotainment is

switched on.

Press button 

 or 

.

You will switch to the previous or next station.

Semi-automatic station search

Press and hold button 

 or 

.

A search commences in the selected direction and stops at the next station

with sufficient signal strength.

Selecting the frequency

Press button 



  Manual.

Press button 

 or 

 repeatedly and set the desired value for the frequency

range.

The value of the frequency range changes by 0.1 MHz on the FM band and 9

kHz in the AM band.

Scanning through the stations one after the other (scan)

Press button 



  Scan → 

.

The search starts.
This function plays all the available stations in succession for a few seconds

each.
Pressing the 

 button again ends the search and the current station remains

set.

Selecting a station from the preset list

By pressing the respective button 

 - 

, it changes to the station stored under

the given position in the current storage group (e.g. FM1).

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List of available stations

Applies to Infotainment Columbus, Amundsen.

Fig. 142  Example, the list of available FM/DAB stations

Applies to Infotainment Amundsen

To display the list of available stations of the currently selected broadcasting

area, tap the function surface in the Radio main menu  .

To play, tap on the function surface of the desired station.

To sort (FM) the stations in alphabetical order, by group or genre, tap on the

function surface 

A

 

» Fig. 142

 

» 

.

Applies to Infotainment Swing

To display the list of available stations of the currently selected broadcasting

area, tap the function surface in the Radio main menu  .

To play, tap on the function surface of the desired station.

To filter the stations based on the program type (e.g. Music, Sport etc.) in the

FM station list (with activated RDS function) and the DAB station list (with

alphabetical sorting of the channel list selected), tap the function surface 

A

» Fig. 142

.

Information symbols

Symbol

Meaning

Radio station, which is stored on a preset button

Currently played station



Traffic information station

(e.g.) 

Type of program being broadcast (FM)

(e.g.) 

Type of regional broadcast (FM)

Signal reception is not available (DAB)

Symbol

Meaning

The transmitter reception is not secure (DAB) (applies to Info-

tainment Amundsen, Swing)

Stations with image broadcasting (DAB) (does not apply to info-

tainment Swing)

Refresh list

The station list is updated automatically in the FM radio range.
In the AM and DABradio area, the update takes place manually by pressing the

function surface  

» Fig. 142

.

CAUTION

To sort the stations according to genre, the RDS and AF functions must be

switched on. These functions can be switched on/off in the main Radio menu

in the FM band by tapping the function surface  → Advanced settings.

Preset buttons for your favourite stations

Applies to Infotainment Columbus, Amundsen.

In every broadcasting range, there are station buttons available to store pre-

ferred stations

C

 That are split into groups 

E

 

» Fig. 140

 on page 115 or .

To save the station currectly being listen to on the main menu Radio, hold

down the desired function surface 

C

 until an acoustic signal sounds.

To save a station in the list of available stations, keep the function surface

of the desired station held down, select the memory group, and then tap the

desired station button.

Presets for preferred stations

Applies to Infotainment Blues.

Storing manually

Select a preset group (e.g. FM1).

Press and hold one of the preset buttons 

 - 

.

The station is stored in the selected position.
Storage is confirmed by an acoustic signal and by the display of the station

button number in the status line of the display.

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Automatic storage

Press and hold button 



.

In the Infotainment display, the following text appears AutoStore ... and in the

current storage group (e.g. FM1), six radio stations are stored with the stron-

gest signal.

Station logos - Amundsen

In the Infotainment memory, you can store station logos, which are assigned

automatically by the device when stations are stored under preset buttons.

Assigning a station logo automatically

To deactivate/activate, go to the main Radio menu and tap the function sur-

face  → Advanced settings → Autostore station logos .

Assigning a station logo manually

In the main Radio menu, tap the function surface  → Station logos.

Tap on an occupied station button and select the data carrier (SD card, USB).

Search for and select the desired station logo on the respective data carrier.

Removing a station logo manually

In the main Radio menu, tap the function surface  → Station logos.

Tap on the station button from which you wish to remove a logo.

Note

The following image formats are supported: jpg, gif, png, bmp.

We recommend a resolution of up to 500x500 pixels.

Station logos - Swing

The station button for a preferred station can contain the name and the sta-

tion logo.

Assigning a station logo

In the main Radio menu, tap the function surface  → Station logos.

Tap on an occupied station button and select the data carrier (SD card, USB).

Search for and select the desired station logo on the respective data carrier.

Removing a station logo

In the main Radio menu, tap the function surface  → Station logos.

Tap on the station button from which you wish to remove a logo.

or: Tap the function surface  All areas to delete the logos of all station but-

tons at the same time.

Confirm/cancel the removal.

Note

The following image formats are supported: jpg, png.

We recommend a resolution of up to 400x240 pixels.

TP Traffic program

Applies to Infotainment Amundsen, Swing

To activate/deactivate traffic monitoring, go to the main Radio menu and

tap on function surface  → Traffic programme (TP).

Applies to Infotainment Blues

To activate/deactivate traffic monitoring, go to the Radio menu and press

button 



  TP  Yes/No.

During a traffic announcement, it is possible to cancel the current announce-

ment or to deactivate traffic monitoring.

Note

If the station that is currently set does not transmit traffic reports or the sig-

nal is not available, then Infotainment automatically searches in the back-

ground for another TP station.

During playback in the Media menu or a station in the AM radio range, traffic

news is received from the previously selected FM radio range.

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Media

Operation

Main menu

Applies to Infotainment Columbus, Amundsen.

Fig. 143 

Media: Main menu

To display the main menu, press button 



.

or: Press the 



 button, then tap on function surface  .

Main menu 

» Fig. 143

Information on playing track
Playback timeline with a slider
Select the audio source (the SD2 source is not available)
Selected audio source / album image / album overview
Depending on the audio source type:

Folder/track list

Multimedia Database

Settings of menu Media 

» page 108

 or 

» page 113

Note

Information concerning the track being played appears on the screen, if it is

stored as a so-called ID3 Tag on the audio source. If no ID3 tag is available, only

the track name is displayed.

The remaining playback time indicated does not correspond to the actual re-

maining playback time for tracks with variable bit rates (VBR).

A
B
C
D

Main menu

Applies to Infotainment Blues.

Fig. 144 

Display

To display the main menu, press button 



.

Description of the display 

» Fig. 144

Information line
Name of the track being played
Status bar

Select audio source

Press the 



 button again.

The Infotainment only switches between connected audio sources with playa-

ble content.
The Infotainment can detect a maximum of 1024 directories in the connected

audio sources and can play back a maximum of 6500 files. The Infotainment

can play a max 1024 files from a directory.

Adjusting

With the Media menu open, press button 



 

» page 114

.

Symbols in the information line 

A

Symbols in the status bar 

C

A
B
C

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Playback control - Amundsen

Function

Action

Play/Pause

Tap 

Plays the current track from the start

Tap  after 3 s from the start of the

track playback

Finger movement to the right in

screen area 

A

 

» Fig. 143

 on page 119

after 3 seconds from the start of the

track playback

Fast-rewind within the track

Hold 

Fast-forward within the track

Hold 

Play the previous track

Tap  within 3 seconds from the

start of the track playback

Finger movement to the right of the

screen area 

A

 

» Fig. 143

 on page 119

within 3 s after the start of the track

playback

Play back the next title

Tap 

Moving your finger to the left of the

screen area 

A

 

» Fig. 143

 on page 119

Switch on/off the random playback

from the current album or folder

Tap 

Switch on/off the repeat playback

from the current album or folder

Tap 

Switch on/off repeat playback of spe-

cific track

Tap 

Movement within the track is possible by touching your finger on the timeline

B

 

» Fig. 143

 on page 119.

Playback control - Swing

Function

Action

Play/Pause

Tap 

Play the previous track

Tap  within 3 seconds from the

start of the track playback

Function

Action

Plays the current track from the start Tap 

 after 3 s from the start of the

track playback

Fast-reverse within the title

Press and hold 

Fast-forward within the title

Press and hold 

Play back the next title

Tap 

Switch on/off the random playback

from the current album or folder

Tap 

Switch on/off the repeat playback

from the current album or folder

Tap 

Switch on/off repeat playback of spe-

cific track

Tap 

Movement within the track is possible by touching your finger on the timeline

B

 

» Fig. 143

 on page 119.

Playback control - Blues

Function

Action

Play/Pause

Press 

 

Fast-forward within the title

Press and hold 

Fast-reverse within the title

Press and hold 

Plays the current track from the start

Press 

 (3 seconds after

the start of the title play-

back)

Play the previous track

Press 

 (within 3 sec-

onds after the start of

the track playback)

Play the next track

Press 

Change to/to previous folder/play-list of the cur-

rent audio source

a)

Press 

 

Change to/to next folder/play-list of the current

audio source

a)

Press 

 

a)

The function is not supported by Apple devices.

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Folder/track list

Applies to Infotainment Columbus, Amundsen.

Fig. 145 

Folder/track list

To display the folder/track list in the Media main menu, tap on the function

surface  (if this display is supported by the currently selected source).

To playback, select a track.

Folder/track list 

» Fig. 145

Selected audio source/audio source folder (move within the folder by tap-

ping the function surface for the folder)
Folder/track playback options
Display of multimedia database (only available in the source directory) (not

applicable to the Infotainment Swing)
Audio source selection
Folder
Playlist

Track currently being played/track playback stopped

The title cannot be played (tapping on the function surface shows the

cause).

Note

In the list, the first 1000 entries (tracks, directories etc.) with the oldest crea-

tion date are displayed.

The scanning speed of the folder/track list depends on the connection speed

and volume of data.

A

B
C

  

Multimedia database

Applies to Infotainment Columbus, Amundsen.

Fig. 146 

Multimedia database

To display the multimedia database, go to the main Media menu and tap on

the function surface  (if this display is supported by the currently selected

source).

The audio files are sorted by their properties into individual categories 

B

.

To playback, select the category and then the track.

Multimedia Database 

» Fig. 146

Selected audio source/Selected category/Folder of the audio source
Sorting categories
Display of folder/track list (only available in the source directory)
Audio source selection

A
B
C

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Audio sources

Introduction to the subject

CAUTION

Do not save any important data or data which has not been backed up on the

connected audio sources. ŠKODA assumes no responsibility for lost or dam-

aged files or connected audio sources.

When changing or connecting an audio source, this may cause sudden

changes in volume. Reduce the volume before changing or connecting an au-

dio source.

When connecting an external audio source, the external source information

messages can be displayed. These messages must be observed and, if neces-

sary, confirmed (e.g. enabling data transfer etc).

Note

The national copyright laws that apply in your country must be observed.

SD card

Fig. 147 

Amundsen: Insert the SD card

Fig. 148  Swing/Blues: Insert the SD card

Pushing in

Insert the SD card in the slot in the direction of arrow (with the cut end fac-

ing right), until it “locks” 

» Fig. 147

 or 

» Fig. 148

.

Removing

Before removing the SD card, go to the main Media menu and tap function

surface  → Remove safely.

Push down on the inserted SD memory card. The SD card “jumps” into the

eject position.

CAUTION

Do not use an SD card with a broken write protection “slide” - there is a risk

of damage to the SD card reader!

When using an SD card with an adapter, vehicle vibrations might cause the

card to fall out of the adapter.

USB input

Installation location of the USB input and information regarding its use

» page 74

.

At the USB input, an audio source can be connected directly or via a connect-

ing cable.

To connect, insert the USB audio source into the appropriate input.

To disconnect the USB, go to the main Media menu and tap on the function

surface  → Remove safely.

Disconnect the audio source from the corresponding USB input.

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Charging a USB audio source

With the ignition, the charging process starts automatically after the USB au-

dio source is connected (applies to audio sources where charging via the USB

connector is possible).
The charging efficiency can differ compared to charging from the usual mains

power supply.
Depending on the type of the connected external device and the frequency of

use, the charging current may not be sufficient to charge the battery of the

connected device.
Some connected audio sources may not recognise that they are being charg-

ed.

CAUTION

USB extension cables or reducers may impair the function of the connected

audio source.

Note

We recommend that you use extension cables from ŠKODA Original Accesso-

ries.

Bluetooth

®

player

Applies to Infotainment Columbus, Amundsen.

The Infotainment system allows you to play back audio files from a connected

Bluetooth

®

 player using the A2DP and AVRCP audio profile.

With the Infotainment system, multiple devices can be paired using Blue-

tooth

®

, but only one of them can be used as a Bluetooth

®

 player.

Connecting/disconnecting

To connect the Bluetooth

®

 player to the Infotainment system, follow the

same instructions as for pairing the Infotainment system with a telephone

» page 131

.

To disconnect the Bluetooth

®

 player, end the connection in the list of paired

external devices 

» page 131

.

Replacing the Bluetooth

®

 player (applies to Infotainment Amundsen)

To replace a Bluetooth

®

 player, which is also connected to the Infotainment

system as a telephone, a corresponding information message will be displayed

on the Infotainment screen.

End the connection to the currently connected Bluetooth

®

 player and repeat

the pairing procedure 

» page 131

Managing paired external devices.

CAUTION

If an external device is connected to the Infotainment system using Apple

CarPlay or Android Auto, then it cannot be connected using Bluetooth

®

.

WLAN

Applies to Infotainment Amundsen.

The Infotainment system allows you to play audio files from one of the exter-

nal devices connected to the Infotainment WLAN.

Connect an external device that supports the DLNA (Digital Living Network

Alliance), with Infotainment WLAN

» page 137

.

If necessary, start the UPnP application (Universal Plug and Play) in the con-

nected device, which allows playback.

Select the audio source  WLAN .

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