How To Use Fire TV Stick To Its Full Potential?

How To Use Fire TV Stick To Its Full Potential?

Once you have done with the setup part, you can now start using your Fire TV stick seamlessly. Before this, there are some suggestions and tips which will help you using your Fire TV stick to its full potential. We have mentioned all these tips below. You must read them.

  • How to navigate through the menu?

You may find a problem in understanding the home menu for the first time. But it’s very easy once you get habitual. If you find any logo in yellow or orange color, then it means your cursor is on that text. Clicking on ‘Play/pause’ button will take it into action.

To go to any menu, you can make use of the Trackpad and press ‘Select’.

The first icon that you will find here is the ‘Search’ function. After this, you will find Movies, TV, shows, App and more. You can go to a particular menu through the left-right button.

You can scroll to any one item through the left or right key of the remote.

To find the recently used apps, you can go down from the home menu. You can find other categories and suggestions from here.

To watch any TV show, click on ‘Play/pause’ button.

  • How to open the Movie or TV show Menu?

When you open a movie screen, you will get all the information required by you. All details related to its rating, length and release date will be made available on the screen. List of directors, actors and producers will also be displayed on the screen.

You will find the below-mentioned options along with the details:

Watch now, Watch later, and add to watch list, Season’s and episodes.

You can’t watch trailers of all movies on Fire TV stick. Any movie if added in the watch list will be displayed on the home screen.

For TV shows, If your press ‘Watch with prime’, it will start casting from the first episode. If you have already watched any show, then it will resume from where you had left.

To select multiple shows and episodes, you need to browse all. To add each episode individually, you need to add to watch list one by one.

Press the down’ button to find the related items of ongoing TV show or movie. Here you will get the list of items featured by the same actor and director.

Of course, the play/pause, forward and rewind buttons will work for this function. Press fast forward button for 10 seconds to step ahead. You will find different forwarding speeds if you keep this button pressed for more than 10 seconds.

  • How to change the subtitle and language of Fire TV stick?

You can add subtitles to the ongoing movie or show by pressing ‘Subtitle’ option under the audio menu. You can even set the style and size of subtitle according to your wish.

  • How to use X-ray on Fire TV stick?

The Alexa remote along with Amazon X-ray allows you to enjoy some best and amazing things on prime videos. You can pull complete information about the scene by clicking on the X-ray option since Amazon has tied up with IMDB.

Press Up button anytime on the screen while streaming the video. All the details related to the starring actor will be displayed on the screen. To get full-screen information, pause the video and press Up button again from the remote.

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