How to Install Kodi on a Firestick
Kodi is one of the best bits of streaming software out there and lets you watch movies, TV shows, and more on the internet or a local HDD to practically any device. The software is also both open-source and lightweight, so you can install it on pretty much anything, including the Amazon Fire TV Stick.
The Fire TV Stick is one of our favorite gadgets because it combines amazing value with great usability. The Firestick dongle makes any TV up to date by providing a range of on-demand streaming services so you can watch just about any content, any time.
If you’ve already got a Fire Stick, or you just want to try out Kodi on a low-cost device that you can move around the house from TV to TV, this tutorial is for you. Here’s how to install Kodi on an Amazon Fire TV Stick.
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How to Install Kodi on an Amazon Fire TV Stick
Installing Kodi on any Amazon Fire TV Stick (or even Fire Cube) is fairly straightforward. Here’s how to do it.
1. Go to “Settings | Device | Developer Options.”
2. Ensure that “Apps From Unknown Sources” and “ADB Debugging” are on.
3. Download the Downloader App from the Firestick’s App store.
4. Download the Android ARM APK file. You can access this from http://kodi.tv/download too.
5. Select the Android app for Kodi6. Download the 32-Bit installation
7. Click ‘Install’ and review the permissions
8. Scroll through Kodi and customize the settings as you prefer.
Install Kodi on Amazon Fire TV Stick with an Android Device
1. Set up your Fire TV Stick as per steps 1 to 3 above.
2. Using an Android phone, head to the Google Play store and download Apps 2 Fire and Kodi.
3. Run Apps 2 Fire and enter the IP address of your Fire TV Stick from earlier and click save
4. In Apps 2 Fire, locate Kodi in the “Local Apps” folder and tap “Install”
5. Once the installation has completed, you can then run Kodi from your Amazon Fire TV Stick from the “Your Apps & Games” menu.
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