How To Install Filelinked on Fire TV / Firestick

Filelinked is a bulk downloading utility for the Amazon Fire TV. It’s a wonderful tool. However, it’s not available in the Amazon Appstore. You will need to sideload install Filelinked to your Fire TV/Firestick using the steps in this tutorial.

  1. Open the Appstore by going to “Find” > “Appstore“.
    Fire TV Appstore Selection
  2. Download and install the “Downloader” app. You can find it under “All Categories” > “Utilities“.
    Fire TV Appstore Utilities Selection
    Downloader App in Amazon Appstore
  3. Go to “Settings” > “My Fire TV” > “Developer options
  4. Do one of the following depending on the model of Fire TV you are using:
    • Go to “Install unknown apps“, then set the “Downloader” app to “On“.

      Fire TV Set Downloader Set Install Unknown Apps to On
    • Ensure that “Apps from Unknown Sources” is set to “On“.
      Fire TV Apps From Unknown Sources Setting
  5. Launch the “Downloader” app, accept the prompts that appear.
    Fire TV Downloader App
  6. Visit the website using the browser.
    FireTV Downloader Visit Filelinked URL
  7. The APK installation file for Filelinked will download to your device. When prompted, select “Install“.FireTV Filelinked Install Prompt
  8. Once installed, open the app, and you’re ready to start using it.Filelinked Installed

You should know that the Filelinked app does not update automatically. You will need to repeat these steps when there is a newer version to manually install it.


I hope these instructions have helped you with installing the Filelinked app on the Amazon Fire TV/Firestick via sideloading the APK file. Let me know how the steps worked for you in the comments section below.

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