How to set up ExpressVPN on Amazon Fire Stick and Amazon Fire TV

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This tutorial will show you how to set up the ExpressVPN app on your Amazon Fire TV Stick and Fire TV.

Fire TV owners may also set up the ExpressVPN app on their TV by sideloading.

Note: If you want your Amazon Fire TV streaming media player to stream content from a specific country, then set the same country for your VPN server address and Amazon Country Settings.

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Recommended: Download and set up Mouse Toggle
Download the ExpressVPN app for Fire TV and Fire TV Stick
Set up the ExpressVPN app for Fire TV Stick and Fire TV
Activate the ExpressVPN app
Connect to a VPN server location
Disconnect from a VPN server location
Choose a different location
How to uninstall ExpressVPN from your Amazon Fire TV


Recommended: Download and set up Mouse Toggle

Mouse Toggle is a third party virtual mouse not associated with ExpressVPN. It offers users a much easier way to navigate and operate their Fire TV or Fire TV Stick.

Before proceeding further, you are recommended to download and set up Mouse Toggle on your device.

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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Download the ExpressVPN app for Fire TV and Fire TV Stick

In Downloader, go to Settings and check the box next to Enable JavaScript.

enable javascript

Go to the Home tab and input the following URL: https://www.expressvpn.com/latest/android. This is a shortened URL to the location where you’ll download the ExpressVPN apk. Click Go.

enter expressvpn apk url

The apk will be downloaded automatically.

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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Set up the ExpressVPN app for Fire TV Stick and Fire TV

When the download is complete, you will be asked if you want to install the ExpressVPN app. Click INSTALL.

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When the app has finished installing, select OPEN.

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Activate the ExpressVPN app

Note: Because this APK file is usually meant for Android phones and tablets, the app may appear distorted on your TV screen.

Use your mouse to click Log In.

expressvpn log in

Click the Email text field with your mouse and use the Amazon Fire TV remote to enter the email associated with your ExpressVPN account.

enter email address

Enter your ExpressVPN password.

Click Log In with the mouse.

The app will activate.

Next, you’ll need to configure the app. Select OK, followed by OK.

Your app will ask if you’d like to share anonymous information to help make ExpressVPN faster and more reliable. Click Allow if you’d like to share anonymous analytics.

allow analytics

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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Connect to a VPN server location

To connect to a VPN server location, tap the ON button. By default, ExpressVPN will suggest a Smart Location, the location that will  provide you with the most optimal experience.

big on button

Once you see the VPN is ON message, you can begin surfing with freedom and security!

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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Disconnect from a VPN server location

To disconnect from the VPN server, tap the ON Button while the VPN is on.

turn off vpn

You will know you are disconnected when you see the “VPN is OFF” message.

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Choose a different location

To choose a different location, click Choose location and select a VPN location from the list.

choose location expressvpn

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How to uninstall ExpressVPN from your Amazon Fire TV

Return to ES File Explorer File Manager and open the ExpressVPN app.

select expressvpn

In the pop-up, choose Uninstall.

uninstall

Another pop-up will appear asking you to confirm if you want to uninstall the app. Choose OK.

confirm uninstall

The app is now deleted from your Amazon Fire TV.

Need help? Contact the ExpressVPN Support Team for immediate assistance.

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