How to set up ExpressVPN on Amazon Fire TV 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.

Note: Fire TV Stick generation 1 is not supported by ExpressVPN. Generation 1 users will not be able to find the ExpressVPN app in the store. All other versions of Fire TV and Fire TV Stick are supported.

Tip: 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 and Amazon Country Settings.

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Download the ExpressVPN app for Fire TV and Fire TV Stick
Activate the ExpressVPN app
Connect to a VPN server location
Disconnect from a VPN server location
Choose a different location
Choose a different protocol
How to uninstall ExpressVPN from your Amazon Fire TV


Download the ExpressVPN app for Fire TV and Fire TV Stick

On your device, use the Search function and search for ‘ExpressVPN‘.

fire tv search expressvpn

Enter the app page for ExpressVPN and download the ExpressVPN app. Wait while the app is downloading.

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

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Activate the ExpressVPN app

Use your mouse to click Sign In.

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Use the Amazon Fire TV remote to enter the following information:

  • Email: the email associated with your ExpressVPN account
  • Password: the password associated with your ExpressVPN account

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Click Sign In with the mouse.

The app will activate.

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

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You will be asked to accept ExpressVPN connection requests. Click OK to continue.

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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.

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

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Connect to a VPN server location

Optional: Some users may prefer to use Mouse Toggle to operate the ExpressVPN app. Please note Mouse Toggle is a third party virtual mouse not associated with ExpressVPN. It is not required to operate the ExpressVPN app. The app has been optimized for use with the Amazon Fire TV remote by default.

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

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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, click the ON Button while the VPN is on.

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

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

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Choose a different location

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

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

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Choose a different protocol

To choose a different location, click the hamburger icon (≡) from the app’s main screen.

Go to SettingsVPN Protocol, then select the protocol (UDP or TCP) you’d like to use.

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

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How to uninstall ExpressVPN from your Amazon Fire TV

To uninstall ExpressVPN, go to YOUR APPS & GAMES on your device.

Select ExpressVPN and press the hamburger icon (≡) on your remote. Click Uninstall.

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The app is now deleted from your Amazon Fire TV.

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

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