How To Jailbreak Firestick?

Can you jailbreak a firestick? There are numerous users of Amazon Firestick who frequently wonder about the possibility of jailbreaking their Firestick. Obviously, they expect some extra advantages post this. But, can you even jailbreak your firestick? Has this idea ever came to your mind? If yes, then you are on the right page because today we are going to brief you about ‘How to jailbreak firestick with KODI’.

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Is it Illegal To Jailbreak Firestick?

Now we are not here to deceive anybody and we won’t like to start out new blog with a lie. So for once and all, install the next statement in your mind. “Amazon Firestick Jailbreak Does Not Exist”. Yes, I’ll explain it how it does not exist, but how you can still leverage the advantages of jailbreak in Amazon Firestick. “Jailbreaking“ is a term associated with the acquisition of access rights and breach of security manufactured by the smartphone companies. These are super access rights which allow installation of applications, that otherwise wouldn’t have been permitted.

But, no such activity can be performed with Amazon Firestick. However, I did say that users can leverage some advantages of jailbreaking in Amazon Firestick. This can be done by installing KODI on Firestick. So below we have demonstrated the simple steps which can be used to install KODI on firestick, or in the language of your users, jailbreak firestick.

  1. First of all, you are required to go to Home Screen by pressing the Home button using your Fire TV remote.
  2. Now you are required to go to ‘SETTINGS’and press enter. Now disable ‘Collect App Usage Data’ under ‘APPLICATIONS’
  3. The next step will require you to enable both ADB Debugging and Apps from Unknown Sources which are available under Settings because without which KODI won’t allow you to install.
  4. You are now required to return to the Fire TV home screen.
  5. Now you have to search for ‘Downloader’ under ‘Search’
  6. You now have to select “Apps & Games” under search results and download and install it.
  7. Once the app is installed you are supposed to open it and enter the URL http://kodi.tv/download and press Go.
  8. Once the app is downloaded it will automatically launch. If by any chance it doesn’t, then you need to manually install it by selecting ‘Open File’ and Install it.
  9. After the installation is complete, you are now required to select ‘Open App’ or ‘Launch App’ in order to run the application for the first time.
  10. After the initial launch, perform the following steps:

SYSTEMS>>FILE MANAGER>>ADD SOURCE>>ENTER ‘http://fusion.tvaddons.ag’

  1. Under the Settings which is accessible from the homepage, choose Add-ons and select Install from ZIP. Afterward, perform the following steps:
    FUSIONàSTART HEREà Install HUB WIZARD
  2. Once you are done with the above procedure, return to home screen and access PROGRAMS.
    You are now required to Choose Android version of Config Wizard which is available under PROGRAMSà PROGRAM ADD-ONSà Install the CONFIG WIZARD
  3. This way you will be successfully able to jailbreak amazon firestick.

How To Install KODI 17 (BETA 2) On Firestick?

  1. First of all, you are required to go to Home Screen by pressing the Home button using your Fire TV remote.
  1. Now you have to search for ‘es file’ under ‘Search’
  2. Select ES File Explorer in the search result and download and install the application.
  3. You are now required to return to the Fire TV home screen
  4. Now go to Apps and launch ES File Explorer and go to tools.
  5. In the tools, you now have to navigate to Download Manager.
  6. You now have to enter the file path field as ‘http://downloadkodi.com/kodi17b2arm.apk’ which is accessible by pressing ‘+ New’ button from the bottom of the screen.
  7. You will now be prompted to enter the name in the name field.
  8. Once you enter the desired the name, download the file and install it thereafter.
  9. After the installation is complete, proceed to Fire TV home screen again and navigate to Apps.
  10. To launch KODI, select it.
  11. After the initial launch, perform the following steps:

SYSTEMS>>FILE MANAGER>>ADD SOURCE>>ENTER ‘http://fusion.tvaddons.ag’

  1. Under the Settings which is accessible from the homepage, choose Add-ons and select Install from ZIP. Afterward, perform the following steps:
    FUSIONàSTART HEREà Install HUB WIZARD
  2. Once you are done with the above procedure, return to home screen and access PROGRAMS.
    You are now required to Choose Android version of Config Wizard which is available under PROGRAMSà PROGRAM ADD-ONSà Install the CONFIG WIZARD

Alternate Method To Install KODI 17 On Firestick

It might happen that you won’t be able to perform the methods mentioned above so we have got this for you. Follow the above procedure till V and perform the following steps thereafter.

  1. In the tools, you now have to navigate to Favourite.
  2. Click on Add and enter the path field name as ‘http://downloadkodi.com’ and press OK.
  • You will now be prompted to enter the name in the name field.
  1. Choose ADD. You are now supposed to find and select the newly added favorites in the Favourite menu. You should now see “Index of /” and list of folders and files beneath that. Choose ‘kodi161arm.apk’ for KODI 17 Jarvis or ‘kodi17b2arm.apk’ for KODI 17 Krypton BETA 2.
  2. Download and install the file.
  3. After the installation is complete, proceed to Fire TV home screen again and navigate to Apps.
  • To launch KODI, select it.

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