How to Install Kodi 18.5 on Firestick

Kodi 18.5 Leia is finally here, and here is a short guide on how to download it onto your Firestick. This update is similar to the other updates that have been published after the release of Kodi 18 Leia.

With Kodi 18.5 Firestick you get a more pleasant user experience due to the many bug fixes and performance improvements, but there are no new features. If you are interested in the specific changes we recommend you to read the following article.

Kodi 18.5 Leia brings you 40 bug fixes that have been reported since the last release. They include joystick issues, login problems, interface glitches etc. The Kodi 18.5 update contains fixes for all supported operating systems such as macOS, Windows, Android, iOS, etc.

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How to Install Kodi 18.5 on Firestick with FileLinked

How to load Kodi on FireTV? With FileLinked, you can download files directly to your Android device. You can use it with your Fire TV Stick, NVIDIA Shield, etc.

Here is a detailed tutorial on how to install FileLinked on your Fire TV Stick.

Take a look at the illustrated instructions on how to install Kodi 18.5 using FileLinked!

CAUTION: Make sure you enable apps from unknown sources and ADB debugging to continue with this guide and install Kodi 18.5 on Firestick.

1. Open the FileLinked app on your Firestick or Fire TV.

2. Enter the WebSafetyTips FileLinked store code – 11111111 (eight ones).

continue on WST store

3. Search for Kodi 18.5 Leia (Latest Stable Release).

4. Download this latest release by just clicking on it.

Kodi 18.5 via WST FileLinked Store
5. Go for the Install option.
Install Kodi 18.5

6. Let Kodi 18.5 for Firestick finish the installation.

Installing Kodi on Fire TV Stick
7. Tap on Open to launch the latest release of Kodi on your Firestick or Fire TV.
Open Kodi 18.5

If you can’t find Kodi 18.5 app on your Firestick, hold on the Home button on your remote for more than 5 seconds, and at Apps section, you will find your latest app installed.

Note: You can Install Kodi 18.5 on your phone or tablet by following this easy-to-follow guide.

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