The following step-by-step tutorial will show you How to Install YouTube on Firestick or any Fire TV device.
This app was removed from the Amazon App Store in January of 2018 and is now again available for installation.
Users will have the ability to sign in to their account and stay signed in with the user-friendly YouTube app.
For those who would like to learn how to sign in to YouTube on Firestick/Fire TV, use the instructions below the installation guide.
Using YouTube on a Firestick/Fire TV is popular for watching free movies and videos from anywhere.
Although YouTube is one of the most popular online platforms, many users are becoming tired of the ads and censorship.
We explain these issues further in our guide on YouTube Videos Not Playing.
If that’s you we suggest viewing our list of YouTube Alternatives or ad-free YouTube options below.
The following steps will show you how To install YouTube on an Amazon Firestick, Fire TV, and Fire TV Cube.
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How To Install YouTube on Firestick/Fire TV/Fire TV Cube
1. From your device home-screen move the cursor to the left to hover over the Search icon
2. Search for and select YouTube
3. Click on YouTube
4. Click Get
5. Wait for file to finish downloading
6. You will then see YouTube Ready to Launch message. Click Launch now or Open
That’s it! The installation of YouTube is now complete.
How To Sign in to Youtube on Firestick
1. Launch YouTube app and click Sign In (Or open from Settings)
2. Write down or remember provided code
3. Open Browser and enter provided authorization code. Click Next
4. Choose your Account
5. Click Allow
6. Sign in is complete!
How to Access YouTube via Browser on Firestick or Fire TV
If you don’t want to install the YouTube app, you can always access the website from the Silk browser as well.
Follow instructions below to access YouTube via Browser:
From device main menu, scroll to the left to hover over search icon and type “Silk”. Then click Silk from the suggested list by pressing the Select button on your remote.
Scroll down to select the Silk Browser icon.
You will now access the Silk interface. Click the YouTube Bookmark or enter “YouTube” in the Search the web or enter URL search field.
YouTube is now available for use and you can start streaming!
For more YouTube-related tutorials, be sure to check out the guides below.
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