Amazon Fire TV Setup Instructions

Step 1

From the Amazon ‘Homepage’ navigate to ‘Settings’

Step 2

In the ‘Settings’ menu, navigate to My Fire TV.

Step 3

After clicking on My Fire TV, navigate to ‘Developer Options’.

Step 4

Within ‘Developer Options’, switch on ‘ADB Debugging’ and ‘Unknown Sources’, then press the home button on your remote control.

Step 5

Once at the ‘Homepage’, navigate to the magnifying glass in the top-left corner of the page.

Step 6

Begin typing ‘Downloader’ until you see it below the keyboard and then select it.

Step 7

Click on the ‘Downloader’ app logo.

Step 8

Click on ‘Download’ and then click ‘Open’ once the download and installation process has completed.

Step 9

Click into the empty box to bring up the keyboard for entering a URL.

Step 10

Enter using the keyboard and then click on ‘Go’.

Step 11

Once the SmartSecVPN app has been installed, click ‘Install’ and then click ‘Open’ once the app has been installed.

Step 13

Once SmartSecVPN has launched, click on the e-mail field to enter your e-mail address using the keyboard.

Step 14

Check your e-mail inbox for your PIN code.  Once it has been entered, you click ‘Verify PIN’.  You should check your e-mail spam folder if your PIN code does not arrive within a few minutes.

Step 15

Enter your card details and click ‘Start Free Trial’ to complete activation process and to activate your 30 day free trial.  Once your free trial ends, you will be charged £4.99 on a monthly basis.  You can cancel your subscription at any time within the SmartSecVPN app.

Step 16

Once the app has launched, click on ‘Choose Server’ and select the server which is closest to your current location for best performance.  The VPN is connected when the padlock closes and turns green.  It will also show as ‘Connected’.