Is your Firestick constantly falling asleep at inconvenient times? Whether you’re engrossed in a movie on Plex or simply want the home screen to remain active, preventing your Firestick from sleeping is essential. Luckily, it’s a hassle-free process to disable the automatic sleep mode on your device. Follow these easy steps to ensure your Firestick stays awake whenever you need it.
Since the Amazon Fire TV runs on Android OS, you can install Android apps directly onto your Fire TV. To do this, you need to turn on the “Unknown apps” or “Apps from unknown sources” setting. In this post we’ll show you how to enable this setting so you can install APK files onto your Fire TV.
The USB Port on the Amazon Fire TV allows you to connect a USB drive so that you can watch video directly from an external drive. Sometimes it takes a little troubleshooting to get the USB drive detected and working properly. If you’re having problems with the USB drive not working properly on the Fire TV, try these steps.
The Amazon Firestick is a smaller and low-priced alternative to the standard Fire TV. One of the cons of the Firestick is that it doesn’t have a USB port for expanding storage. You can however connect a USB drive to Firestick with just one simple adapter. We show you how it’s done with this tutorial.
If you need to free space for the internal memory of the Amazon Fire TV, you can do so by moving apps to an external drive like a USB drive. This guide shows you how to move apps between internal and external storage.
If your Amazon Firestick remote control has stopped working, you may need to reset it. There is a process that will reset the remote hardware. We’ll show step-by-step instructions on how to reset the Firestick remote.
The “Recently Used Apps” section on the Home screen of the Amazon Fire TV/Firestick can help you quickly find apps you use all the time. But sometimes an app you will never use gets stuck on the list. Thankfully, you can control this! You can quickly remove apps from the Recently Used Apps section using these steps.