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Amazon Fire TV : How to Install Downloader App – 2017

Last updated on July 20th, 2017 at 07:46 pm EST

The Downloader app for Amazon Fire TV Stick and Box has over 2.5 million downloads in the Amazon App Store. It allows you to download files from the internet onto your Amazon Fire TV Stick and Box. You can sideload third party apps like Kodi once you have installed Downloader. Let us go ahead and see how to install Downloader app on Amazon Fire TV Stick or Box.

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How to Install Downloader App – Amazon Fire TV Stick/Box – 2017

Pre-Requisites

Make sure your Android Fire TV Stick or Box is connected to the Internet.

A Quick guide for the ninja’s.

Step 1 – Enable Apps from Unknown Sources

  • From your Amazon Fire Stick home screen go to Settings and then to Device.
  • Next go to Developer Options.
  • Enable Apps from Unknown Sources. Click Yes on the warning.

Step 2 – Install Downloader App on Amazon Fire TV Stick or Box

  • Go back to Amazon Fire TV home screen and scroll to the Search option (top right, right beside the Home option).
  • Type in Downloader in the keyboard which shows up.
  • Once you have typed in Downloader scroll down, make sure Downloader word is highlighted and press the Select button (center circle) on the remote.
  • On the next screen, select Downloader and then on the next screen press Get.

That’s it peeps, you can now access Downloader on your Amazon Fire TV Stick or Box. You will get below screen, enter the url and click on Go to browse the page or download an apk.

Downloader Home Screen

A guide with Pictures 🙂

Step 1 – Enable Apps from Unknown Sources

From your Amazon Fire Stick home screen go to Settings and then to Device.

Amazon Fire TV Settings

Amazon Fire TV Settings Device

Next go to Developer Options.

Amazon Fire TV - Developer Options

Enable Apps from Unknown Sources. Click Yes on the warning.

Amazon Fire TV Unknown Sources

Amazon Fire TV - Yes prompt

Step 2 – Install Downloader App on Amazon Fire TV Stick or Box

Go back to Amazon Fire TV home screen and scroll to the Search option (marked in red below).

Amazon Fire TV Search

Type in Downloader using the keyboard which shows up.

Amazon Fire TV Search Icon

Once you have typed in Downloader scroll down, make sure Downloader word is highlighted and press the Select button (center circle) on the remote.

Amazon Fire TV Highlight Downloader

Below screen should show up. Select Downloader and then on the next screen press Get.

Amazon Fire TV Downloader Found

Amazon Fire TV Stick - Downloader Get

That’s it peeps, you can now access Downloader on your Amazon Fire TV Stick or Box. You will get below screen, enter the url and click on Go to browse the page or download an apk.

Downloader Home Screen