Amazon Fire Stick owners just realized there’s a “casting” trick that “unlocks additional content”

AMAZON Fire TV Stick users can access even more content using a casting trick.

Screen Casting allows you to play content from a compatible device on your TV screen.

Not all Apple devices are suitable for this trick


Not all Apple devices are suitable for this trickPhoto credit: Alamy

All you need is a phone or tablet with streaming apps and video content and an Amazon Fire TV.

Keep in mind that this trick works for Android devices.

Apple users need to download a third-party app to screen cast to an Amazon Fire TV.

First, make sure you have downloaded the latest version of FireOS.

After updating, you can start the screencasting process.

Click the Home button on your Fire Stick remote.

Next, click “Mirror” and then press Enter.

On your Android device, look for the “Connected Devices” section in the Settings menu.

Most read in “Phones and Gadgets.”

The steps to find this may vary depending on the brand of your Android device.

Generally, you need to click “Transfer” and “Enable Wireless Display”.

Hopefully the name of your Amazon Fire TV will appear and you can select it.

This trick can be useful in hotels with smart TVs as you can watch your own content.

Amazon says iOS and MacOS do not technically support Fire TV screen mirroring.

According to the Kim Commando website you can try downloading an app called AirScreen.

This may allow you to screencast from an Apple device.

Always do your research before downloading third-party apps.

Jake Nichol

Jake Nichol is a WSTNewsPost U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. Jake Nichol joined WSTNewsPost in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing:

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