The Amazon Fire Stick is shipped with a remote which is used for recognizing the device. The remote works only after you insert the batteries. The brief guidelines for how to Open Amazon Fire Stick Remote are given below.

How Open Amazon Fire Stick Remote?

  • Press the door present at the rear to Open Firestick Remote.
  • Pull the door upwards to open it.
  • Place the two AAA batteries into their slots and then insert the door back into your remote carefully.
  • Press the door until it gets seated properly.
  • You can operate the TV through your voice after pressing on the Microphone button.
  • For example, you can search for television shows, know about the weather conditions, latest news, install applications, play music, and more.
  • To do this, press and hold the Voice button and start giving directions orally, and then release the button.
  • Utilize the Right, Left, Up, and Down arrow keys (Direction Navigation buttons) to move from one particular option to another.
  • If you wish to begin the procedure again by navigating to the Home dialog box, then press the Home button on the remote.
  • To view all the actions that you have done on your TV previously, tap the Back button.
  • The Rewind button lets users fast forward, rewind, play, or pause any video or audio.
  • If the Amazon remote cannot pair with the TV, change the batteries.


Launching the app store in Amazon Fire Stick is very easy. A pre-installed icon with the word ‘apps’ in a white background is present on your TV. The app is usually available on the home screen. Use the navigation button on your remote to highlight the App Store icon and to select it.


Once you have connected your Amazon Fire Stick to the TV, you need to power up your remote and pair it to your TV. To know how to open Amazon Fire Stick remote, go through the guidelines below. Once you have powered them, pair it to your TV and start accessing it.


  • Insert the Amazon Fire Stick into an HDMI port of your TV.
  • Make sure you remember to which port you have connected your external device.
  • Use the Amazon Fire Stick Remote to start the TV after switching it on.
  • Select the correct HDMI port to which the Fire Stick is connected.
  • Wait until the TV completes its initialization process.
  • The home screen opens with numerous icons on it.
  • You can access the icons/apps only if you are connected to the internet. Make sure you connect your home Wi-Fi to your TV.
  • If you find the AppStore icon on your home screen, select it.
  • Else, move to the top of the home screen and select the rectangular bar named Search.
  • Type AppStore in the search bar and press the OK button on the remote or select the Go button.
  • Select the AppStore application form the search result.
  • The AppStore launches with numerous games, music & video apps, and many more.
  • At times, the Apps link will be present in the left menu. You can also select them to Open Amazon Fire Stick Remote app on the AppStore.
  • Start downloading your favorite apps, games, and more from it.


  • The following guidelines will brief you the opening and pairing procedure for the Alexa Voice Remote.
  • Turn the Alexa remote to face its rear side.
  • The battery compartment will be at the bottom of the unit.
  • Slide the cover that locks the battery unit to open it.
  • Insert the batteries into the respective slots using the negative and positive guides in the battery package and the compartment.
  • Make sure to insert them in the proper direction.
  • Once they are secured properly, close the unit using the battery cover.
  • Hold the remote with the side that has the LED towards the TV, and they will pair automatically.
  • In case the Amazon Fire 4K TV hasn’t recognized your remote, then look for the button named Home on it.
  • Press that button and hold it until an amber light flashes on the LED part of the remote.
  • The flashing amber light indicates the successful pairing of the remote to your Fire TV.

Amazon Fire Stick Remote Battery Open

To replace the battery in Amazon fire stick remote, first, purchase a new one from a trusted retail store. Amazon fire stick supports AAA battery.

  • Buy a pair of batteries from Amazon or a retailer.
  • Make sure to get the AAA batteries that are supported by the remote.
  • Now, unpack the new batteries.
  • At the back of the remote, you will see a triangle symbol. Put your thumb on it.
  • Give some pressure and slide the back to Open Firestick Remote.
  • Wait for the door to slide off.
  • Place the AAA batteries into the respective slots.
  • Fix the back cover on the remote.
  • Check if the remote is working properly and then Open Amazon Fire Stick Remote again.


Kodi is a free & open-source media player software. To open Kodi on Amazon fire stick, first of all, you have to install the Kodi application on your Amazon TV. After installing the Kodi application on your Amazon fire stick, open it and start watching your favorite shows or videos. Follow the steps given below to install & open Kodi on Amazon fire stick.

  • Switch on your Amazon TV. Go to Settings and click the Device menu.
  • Tap the Developer options below the About menu.
  • Enable the Apps from Unknown Sources option if it is disabled.
  • Tap the option once to enable it.
  • Find a free Downloader app in the Amazon Appstore and open it.
  • Type the URL code of Kodi in the search bar and click the Go button.
  • Select the Kodi app. Choose the 32-bit version type and click the Install button.
  • Wait for the installation process to complete.
  • After installing the Kodi application, follow how to open Open Firestick Remote instructions given below to open it on your Amazon fire stick.
  • Go to the Home screen of your Amazon TV.
  • Tap the Settings option next to the Apps icon.
  • Scroll the screen towards left and select the Applications option.
  • Navigate to the Manage Installed Applications option.
  • Select the Kodi application from the app list.
  • Tap the Launch application menu placed at the top of the list.
  • Wait for the update process to Open Amazon Fire Stick Remote.
  • Once the update process is complete, the home screen of the Kodi application opens.
  • Choose the show or video that you wish to watch from the list.
  • The selected video or show starts to play on your Amazon TV. We hope that you got a complete steps for How to Open Amazon Fire Stick Remote.