Just like its top competitors namely Roku and Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV has several channel apps too. The apps give you more functions when you are watching different channels. However, to gain full control over your TV viewing, you should know how to find installed apps on Fire TV Stick. In this article, we first look at how you can install the apps on your own. Then we will show you how you can find installed apps on Fire TV Stick.
Fire TV apps are quite handy. While you can search for new channels directly on the interface of Fire TV, you will have it easier to find your preferred channels. This way you can install them directly via your PC browser or mobile device. You can locate the apps you want to install quite easily via your Internet browser. All you need to do is go to Amazon’s Apps & Games page where you’ll see thousands of available apps. You can find apps by release date, on sale, specific categories, and much more. You can even search for a specific app if you have one in mind and install it.
Amazon allows you to purchase and install apps for your Fire TV directly from their App Store using a one-click payment method. You can pay using Amazon Gift cards or Amazon coins. If you are in a supported country, you can also get free Fire TV apps without paying. At the moment, Amazon content is available in more than 200 countries and territories worldwide.
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Searching for Installed Apps
There are many reasons why you may need to search for installed apps on Fire TV Stick. This is especially if you have purchased or installed an app and you can’t seem to find it. The easiest way of finding out which apps are installed on your Amazon Fire TV Stick is to long press the center button. Then just wait to see all the installed apps displayed on your TV. Alternatively, you can go to “Settings” and then navigate to “Applications.” In the end, go to “Manage Installed Applications” where you’ll find installed apps on Fire TV Stick.
You can also search for new apps to install on your Fire TV Stick by opening Apps on the Fire TV menu. Then simply browse for games and apps available on your Fire TV Stick. You can search for a specific app by name or title. If you have a remote control close by, you can even make things easier by doing a voice search. Simply tap the Voice Button and search for apps using your voice.
The search results will give you your apps listed under several tabs including the most recently installed, on an Alphabetical order starting from A to Z, and a “Not Installed” tab. The Not Installed tab will definitely show you the available apps that you can install on your Fire TV Stick. If you are looking for a specific app that is not listed in the results, you can always swipe from top to bottom of the screen to see more new items. Remember some apps may require a lot more storage space to install successfully. They may not feature in your installed apps results if you didn’t have enough space while installing them. You can always clear space on your device before trying to re-install the app again.
You should have a working Internet connection when searching for apps installed on your Fire TV Stick. Most of the content will require an Internet connection. Some apps that use Amazon’s digital rights management system require that you connect to the Internet after every 60 days. You might not see the apps listed in your device if you are not connected to the Internet.
Let us know in the comments section down below if our guide helped you find the installed apps on Fire TV Stick or if you had any trouble along the way.