Mouse Toggle for Fire TV – How to Install for Better Navigation (2022)

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The following tutorial will show you how to install Mouse Toggle for Fire TV, Firestick, Android, and more.

Mouse Toggle is an easy-to-use application that works as a Mouse to navigate apps that aren’t compatible with the Fire TV Interface.

If you sideload applications onto your Firestick or Fire TV device, you have probably noticed that some of them don’t work well with the remote control.

The reason for this problem is that most Android apps aren’t developed for television.

They are meant to be used on a phone or tablet where the user is using their finger to navigate instead of a remote.

After installing Mouse Toggle on your preferred device, you can use the tool to navigate apps such as Aurora Store and other Streaming Apps.

Once you double-click the play/pause button on your Firestick Remote, a mouse pointer will appear on the screen.

You can then use that pointer to click various items within the applications that you are using.

For these reasons and more, we have included Mouse Toggle in our list of Best Firestick Apps.


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The guide below will show you How to Install Mouse Toggle on a Fire TV Stick Lite.

However, these steps will also work for any variation of Fire TV including Firestick 4K and Fire TV Cube.

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How To Install Mouse Toggle for Fire TV

Below, you will find both a video tutorial and a screenshot guide.

The video tutorial provides important details, tips, and tricks not covered in the screenshot guide.

Video Tutorial

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Screenshot Guide

1. Install the Downloader app from Amazon App Store and turn on Apps from Unknown Sources in the settings of your streaming device.

If you haven’t done this yet please refer to the following screenshot tutorial that demonstrates this simple process.

How to Install Downloader & Enable Unknown Sources

2. Go into Settings / My Fire TV.

Click My Fire TV

3. Click Developer Options.

Click Developer Options

4. Turn on USB Debugging.

Turn on USB Debugging

5. Launch Downloader (you should have installed in Step 1 above).

launch downloader

6. Click Allow.

Click Allow

7. Click OK.

Click OK

8. In the URL search bar, type and click Next.

9. Wait for the file to install.

wait for the mouse toggle for fire tv file to install

10. Click Install.

click install mouse toggle for fire tv

11. Click Done.

click done

12. This will return you to the Downloader App. Choose Delete (This will remove the installation file for more space on your device).

choose delete

13. Click Delete again.

click delete again

14. Launch the mouse toggle application and click the toggle to Enable the mouse service.

enable mouse toggle for fire tv

15. Check the box to always allow from this computer then click OK.

Allow USB Debugging on mouse toggle for fire tv

That’s it! Installation is now complete and you can use Mouse Toggle on any application you choose.

Double press the Play/Pause button on the remote to activate Mouse Toggle.  Press the Play/Pause button to deactivate it.

If Mouse Toggle doesn’t work, return to Step 14 and disable/re-enable Mouse Toggle.  You can also try disabling/re-enabling USB debugging in settings (Step #4).

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Mouse Toggle Features & Details

After installing and enabling Mouse Toggle for Fire TV, you can easily access it by double-clicking the play/pause button on your remote.

Oftentimes, you may have to try this two or three times before the mouse is enabled for use.

Mouse Toggle works great on any app or APK you prefer including those listed in TROYPOINT’s Best APK’s for Movies & TV Shows.

Give it a try today!

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Mouse Toggle for Fire TV FAQ

Will Mouse Toggle harm my Firestick?

No. This is a clean application that does absolutely no damage to your device.

Can I use Mouse Toggle for Fire TV?

Yes. This guide will show you how to install and use mouse toggle on any Firestick or Fire TV device.

How do I enable Mouse Toggle?

If using a firestick, double-click the play/pause button on your remote to enable mouse toggle.

Why is Mouse Toggle not working?

If your mouse toggle is not working, try turning off and turning on ADB debugging within settings.

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