In this section, we will be learning about how to update Kodi on fire stick and fire TV. You can do this process both with the help of a computer and without a computer. As we know that Kodi is a very useful application and therefore it needs to be updated after regular intervals. We are aware of the exciting features of this application and it’s go streaming qualities.
Updating this is necessary also because it is necessary to keep your add-ons safe and secure. Sometimes you may lose your add-ons. If you update the Kodi application the chances become less.
Now we should know the process for how to download the update for this application on firestick or fire TV.
Process of Downloading Update
To update your Kodi application in firestick you first need to have knowledge about the version of Kodi you are using.
Then you can proceed further after knowing about the version of the Kodi application being used.
To go ahead with downloading you will need to follow a certain set of steps to do this.
Step 1: The first step for this process would be to open the firestick or the first that you are using.
You need to open the home screen of the fire TV or the fire stick in use.
Step 2: Now you need to switch to the settings menu of this application. In the settings menu, you need to click on applications.
Step 3: When you open the application folder switch to the applications that are downloaded. Here tap on manage. With which you will be able to select the option if managing the installed applications.
Step 4: You need to switch back to Kodi in the applications segment. In this segment, you will be able to see the version of Kodi you are using.
The knowledge of the version is very important. This is to know is there any update required for your version or not.
Step 5: Now after knowing the version of Kodi you are using the next step is to update it to the latest one. The latest version is 18.2.
So when you update it you need to make sure that you are updating it to the latest version.
Step 6: Now you need to swipe back to the home screen of the fire stick of the fire TV. On the home screen tap on the settings option.
When you open the settings option click on my fire TV that will be displayed on your screen.
Step 7: In this section, you need to click on the developer’s option. Open it and move ahead for the next step.
When you have opened the developers go to the unknown sources menu. Here you need to agree on the downloads from unknown sources. If you won’t do this step you won’t be able to download the applications and programs you wish to download from any third party application.
Step 8: After performing the above step, go back to the main menu of Firestick or the Fire TV that you are using.
Here you need to search by typing in the search menu.
You need to search for the downloader here.
Step 9: When you search it you will get multiple options.
You need to select one of your choices. You will see a download button. Click on it to download.
Step 10: After downloading the downloader you also need to launch it. Launch it and then a welcome screen will appear. You need to click ok on it and proceed further.
Step 11: Your next step is to click on ok again. Here you need to type on the keyboard the link ahead troypoint.com/kodistable.
When you will search this you will get the latest versions mentioned on your screen. You need to choose the latest one.
Step 12: Now you need to click on the install option whenever you will be notified about updating. Your Kodi will start downloading.
Step 13: You need to make sure that your application has enough space to be updated.
Step 14: After this go back to the original home menu of the fire stick. Here you need to launch Kodi. Your Kodi will be of the updated version.