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How to Install Kodi 17 on Firestick Krypton without PC

How to install Kodi 17 on FireStick without a computer? The Amazon Fire Stick probably is one of the best devices to install Kodi 17.4 Krypton on. The FireStick is highly responsive and has a remote control that works great with Kodi as well. While downloading, installing, and setting up Kodi Krypton 17 on a FireStick is not as straightforward as other Kodi-compatible devices, it is still doable. Read the following Kodi 17 installation guide to get the most out of your FireStick without a PC or any other additional hardware or software. You can also find info on how to install Fusion, Exodus, and even a VPN app on any FireStick.

How to Install Kodi 17 on Firestick Krypton Guide

How to Install Kodi 17 on Firestick Krypton Guide

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How to Install Kodi 17.4 on FireStick Wihout PC – Method One

The Kodi 17 FireStick download and install process includes two main steps. The first thing to do is install the ES File Explorer. Without the ES File Explorer, you will not be able to download and install Kodi 17 on FireStick. If you have already setup ES File Explorer on your Fire TV, you can skip step 1 and directly start with step 2.

Step 1: Installing ES File Explorer on FireStick

  1. On your Fire TV, go to ‘Settings’ -> ‘System’ -> ‘Developer Options.’
  2. Turn on ‘Allow apps from unknown sources.’
  3. From the Amazon Fire Stick main menu, go to ‘Search.’
  4. Type ‘ES Explorer’.
  5. Click on the ES Explorer app icon to download and install it.
  6. Launch the ES Explorer app.

Step 2: Install Kodi on FireStick via ES Explorer

  1. Now, Launch the ES Explorer app.
  2. From the ES Explorer menu, go to ‘Tools’ -> ‘Download Manager’ in the left-hand menu.
  3. Click on ‘+ New’ from the bottom menu.
  4. For ‘Path’, type https://thevpn.guru/kodi.apk and click ‘OK’.
  5. For ‘Name’, input ‘Kodi’.
  6. Select ‘Download Now’
  7. The Kodi installation file will now begin to download.
  8. Once the Kodi apk file is downloaded, click on ‘Open file’ to install it on your FireStick.
  9. Go back to your Android TV Box home screen.
  10. Launch the Kodi app.

How to Install Kodi 17 on FireStick without a Computer – Method Two

In case you own an Android Smartphone or tablet, you can use this alternative method to install Krypton 17.1 on your FireStick.

Step 1: Installing Apps2Fire on Android Device

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, launch Google Play Store.
  2. Search for an app called Apps2Fire and install it.
  3. Download the Kodi app to your Android device if you have not done so already.

Step 2: Install Kodi on FireStick via Apps2Fire

  1. On your Fire TV, go to ‘Settings’ -> ‘System’ -> ‘Developer Options.’
  2. Turn on ‘Allow apps from unknown sources.’ and ‘ADB debugging’.
  3. Now, go to ‘Settings’ -> ‘System’ -> ‘About’ -> ‘Network’ and note down your FireStick’s IP address.
  4. Launch the Apps2Fire app on your Android phone and go to ‘Setup’.
  5. Type in the IP address you have noted down earlier.
  6. Go to ‘Local Apps’ and search for the Kodi app.
  7. Click on it and select ‘Install’
  8. The FireStick will notify you once the Kodi installation is complete.

How to Install Fusion On FireStick

Now that you have installed the Kodi 17 app on your FireStick, it is time to add some repositories to it. Fusion should be your first one given that it will allow you to install the most popular addons. Follow these steps.

  1. The first thing you need to do after launching Kodi Krypton is click on the Settings Icon in the top left corner.
  2. Then, go to System Settings -> Expert Mode -> Addons.
  3. Make sure to turn on ‘Unknown Sources.’ Otherwise, you will not be able to install third-party add-ons.
  4. When the warning box pops up, click ‘Yes’.
  5. Now go back to the Kodi homescreen, and click on the ‘Settings’ icon.
  6. From here, go to File Manager -> Add Source.
  7. Select None and then enter the following path without the quotes “http://fusion.tvaddons.ag/”.
  8. Name it ‘Fusion’ and click ‘OK’.

How to Install Exodus on FireStick

Now that you have added the Fusion repository to your Krypton 17 build, it’s time to install Exodus on your FireStick.

  1. From the Kodi homescreen, select Addons.
  2. Click on the Package Installer Icon at the top left corner.
  3. Choose ‘Install from Zip file’ -> Fusion -> kodi-repos -> English.
  4. Select repository.exodus-1.0.1.zip and install it.
  5. Wait until you see the add-on enabled notification.
  6. Now, select Install from repository.
  7. Choose the Exodus repository to open it.
  8. Click on Video Add-ons -> Exodus and press install.
  9. Wait until you see the Exodus Addon Enabled notification.
  10. Now go back to the Kodi homescreen and select the ‘Addons’ tab from the left hand column.
  11. All the video addons you install, including Exodus, will appear here.

Alternative Method to Install Exodus without Fusion

You can follow this alternative guide to install Exodus without Fusion.

  1. The first thing you need to do after launching Kodi Krypton is click on the Settings Icon in the top left corner.
  2. Then, go to System Settings -> Expert Mode -> Addons.
  3. Make sure to turn on ‘Unknown Sources.’ Otherwise, you will not be able to install third-party add-ons.
  4. When the warning box pops up, click ‘Yes’.
  5. Now go back to the Kodi homescreen, and click on the ‘Settings’ icon.
  6. From here, go to File Manager -> Add Source.
  7. Select None and then enter the following path without the quotes “http://ares-repo.eu/”.
  8. Name it ‘Ares’ and click ‘OK’.
  9. From the Kodi homescreen, select Addons.
  10. Click on the Package Installer Icon at the top left corner.
  11. Select ‘Install from Zip File’ -> Ares -> repository.ares -> repository.aresproject.zip.
  12. Wait for the ‘Ares Wizard Enabled’ notification box.
  13. Now select ‘Install from Repo’ -> ‘Program addons’ -> ‘Ares Wizard’ -> Install.
  14. The download and installation process will begin.
  15. Now go to ‘My addons’ -> ‘Program Addons’.
  16. Choose ‘Ares Wizard’
  17. Now choose ‘Browse Addons’ -> Video Addons -> Exodus -> Install.

How to Update Kodi 17 on FireStick?

You can use either method I’ve illustrated above to update your Kodi 17.4 Krypton app on FireStick. By doing so, you will not lose any of the addons, skins, or settings you have previously setup on Kodi.

How to Stay Safe on Kodi – Use VPN on FireStick

There are many Kodi addons that are geoblocked. Using VPN, virtual private network, allows you to bypass geographic restrictions and unblock these addons with ease. But, more importantly, VPN encrypts all of your traffic. This process prevents ISP and government agencies from eavesdropping on what you are doing online. Your browsing, streaming, and downloading activities can all be monitored. If you want to hide your IP address, you need to use VPN.

IPVanish are probably the best VPN service to use in order to watch movies and TV shows anonymously on Kodi or otherwise. Follow this tutorial in order to install VPN on any FireStick. You can also use any of the other VPNs below as well, but I cannot guarantee that they will work on FireStick.

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Install Kodi 17 on FireStick – Summary

To sum it up, you first need to install ES File Explorer on Amazon Fire TV Stick. Then, you can download and install the Kodi 17.4 Krypton on FireStick. Once that is done, you can add Fusion and install Exodus, SALTS, 123Movies, Alluc, or another add-on you’d like. Finally, it’s always better to connect to a VPN server before streaming on Kodi. That way you can guarantee that your ISP is not eavesdropping on you.

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