How to Enable Sideloading on the Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K

The Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K has an “Apps” tab in the main menu where you can find and install certain apps to the device. For many people, the apps that are available in that location are perfectly find to allow for the watching of popular streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, Disney Plus, and more. […]

How to Disable the Screensaver on a Roku TV

Your Roku TV has many of the features that you would find on other smart TVs, as well as having most of the features that you would find on a Roku set-top box. One of these features is a screensaver that will activate when the Roku hasn’t been used in a certain period of time. […]

How to Stop the Nintendo Switch from Going to Sleep

The steps in this guide are going to show you how to stop the Nintendo Switch from going to sleep when you haven’t interacted with it in a few minutes. The Nintendo Switch screen will still dim when you haven’t interacted with it in a few minutes. This tutorial addresses the auto-sleep option on the […]

How to Sign Out of an Amazon Account on an Amazon Fire TV Stick

The steps in this article are going to show you how to sign out of the Amazon account that is currently signed in on your Amazon Fire TV Stick. Choose Settings at the top of the screen. Scroll to the right and choose My Account. Select your Amazon account. Choose the Deregister option. You can […]

How to Turn Off the Screensaver on an Amazon Fire TV Stick

The steps in this article are going to show you where to find and disable the screensaver that appears on your Amazon Fire TV Stick after a short period of inactivity. Select the Settings option at the top of the screen. Choose the Display option. Select the Screensaver option. Scroll down and choose Start Time. […]

How to Rename an Amazon Fire TV Stick from an iPhone

The steps in this article are going to show you how to change the name of your Amazon Fire TV Stick using the Alexa app on your iPhone.  Open the Alexa app on your iPhone. Choose the Devices tab at the bottom of the screen. Select the All Devices button. Tap the Fire TV Stick that you want to […]

How to Use a Photo from Your iPhone as Your Echo Show Background

The steps in this article are going to show you how to change the background image on your Echo Show to one that you have on your iPhone. Open the Alexa app on your iPhone. Choose Devices at the bottom of the screen. Select All Devices or Echo & Alexa. Choose the Echo Show. Select […]

How to Turn Off Interest Based Ads on the Amazon Fire Stick

The steps in this guide will show you how to turn off the interest-based ads option on your Amazon Fire TV Stick so that they stop appearing on the device. Open the Settings menu. Select the Preferences option. Choose Privacy Settings. Select Interest-based Ads to turn it off. Your Amazon Fire TV Stick shows you […]

How to Turn Off Navigation Sounds on the Amazon Fire Stick

The steps in this guide will show you how to change a setting on your Amazon Fire TV Stick that will disable the sounds which play as you navigate the menus. Select Settings at the top of the screen. Choose Display & Sounds. Select the Audio option. Choose the Navigation Sounds option to switch it […]

How to Enable Automatic Updates for Amazon Fire Stick Apps

The steps in this guide are going to show you how to change a setting on your Amazon Fire TV Stick so that your installed apps update automatically. Open the Settings menu. Choose the Applications option. Select the Appstore option. Select the Automatic Updates option to switch the setting to On. One of the most […]