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How to find Amazon Fire TV IP Address?

For any kind of hacks with Fire TV, you will have to find Amazon Fire TV IP address on your network. Apps such as adbFire that enable sideloading apps on AFTV require knowing IP address of Fire TV. We have discussed installing Kodi on Fire TV, creating Kodi homescreen shortcut, and more. All these guides require connecting your Fire TV through adbFire application. While we briefly show how to find Amazon Fire TV IP address, some new users were lost. Hopefully this detailed step-by-step guide helps those struggling to determine Fire TV IP address. [Read: Amazon Fire TV 2014 vs Fire TV 2015: Why Gen 1 is better]

New to Amazon Fire TV and Kodi? Check out: Beginner Blueprint: Complete Amazon Fire TV Kodi Guide. It covers everything you need to know on Amazon Fire TV Kodi setup.

Find Amazon Fire TV IP Address

Locating network IP address of your Fire TV is a simple 3 step process. For those who do not know, when your Fire TV connects to internet, your router assigns a local network IP address to it. This is a unique address for your Fire TV within your local network and typically in the form 192.168.X.X, where X can be any number from 0 to 255. [Read: 5 Must try Kodi skins for Amazon Fire TV]

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1. Open System Settings

On homescreen, scroll down and click on Settings. Then scroll-right and click on System.

Find Amazon Fire TV IP Address - Settings
Fire TV System Settings

2. Open Fire TV About Screen

In the window that opens, scroll down and select About.

Find IP for  - About System
About Fire TV Device

3. Open Network Information

Finally, scroll down and highlight Network. Your network information, including Fire TV’s IP address should be displayed on the right. To find Amazon Fire TV IP address, look for a number that starts with 192.168 as shown in the picture below.

Determine Fire TV IP Address
Determine Fire TV IP Address

You can use the same method locate Amazon Fire Stick IP address as well. Note down the IP address of AFTV for any hacks that involve connecting your Fire TV through adb.

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Anand

Anand is a self-learned computer enthusiast, a part-time blogger, and a Food Scientist by career. He has been blogging since 2010 on Linux, Ubuntu, Home/Media/File Servers, Smart Home Automation, and related HOW-TOs on htpcbeginner.com and smarthomebeginner.com.

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