Download the Fire TV App to your compatible mobile device and pair it with your Fire TV device to use as an alternate remote.
The Fire TV App is available on:
Note: If you use advanced settings on your router or modem, you must enable Multicast support to use the Fire TV App. If you're not sure how to manage these settings, contact the manufacturer.
To download the Fire TV App, search for "Amazon Fire TV App" in your preferred app store on your mobile device. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete installation.
The Fire TV App is available for download from:
To pair the Fire TV App:
Note: If you can't find your device, you may see a prompt to Sign in to your Amazon account. Tap the Sign In option and enter your Amazon account information to help the app discover devices registered to your account.
Once you pair the Fire TV App, you cannot unpair it. However, if you factory reset your Fire TV device, all paired remotes and controllers are removed.
To block access to a paired device, you can also change your Wi-Fi network password.
If you're having trouble with the pairing process, go to Can't Pair the Fire TV App?.
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