How to Add Netflix to Fire Stick

Install the popular app on a Fire Stick and start streaming

What to Know

  • To download the app, launch Fire Stick > Home > Search > Netflix > Download.
  • Choose a subscription plan and open Netflix with the log-in username and password.

The method to install the Netflix app on an Amazon Fire Stick is simple. Learn how to start watching Netflix on your Fire Stick-connected TV with this guide. 

Can I Watch Netflix on Fire Stick?

If you are a Netflix subscriber, you can stream Netflix on a Fire Stick. Connect your Fire Stick to the TV and set it up. Now, follow the steps below to download the Netflix app from the Amazon Store.

  1. Open Fire Stick to the Home screen.

  2. Select the Search icon on the top-left corner. 

  3. Type Netflix.

  4. Select the Netflix app in the search results.

  5. Select the Download or the Get option.

  6. Select Open Netflix.

  7. Select Sign Up or Log in with your Netflix ID and password. 

Can You Get Free Netflix on Fire Stick?

You can download the Netflix app for free from the Amazon Store on Fire Stick, but you will need an active Netflix subscription to start streaming content legally. 

How Much Is Netflix a Month on Amazon Fire Stick?

Netflix subscription plans depend on the region you are from and the tier you choose. Also, as per the laws in your country, Netflix will add taxes on top of your subscription price. The lowest-cost plan, called Basic, is $8.99 in the U.S.

Why Can’t I Watch Netflix on My Fire Stick?

There are several reasons why you might not be able to stream from the Netflix app. For instance, one of the common reasons for a Netflix issue on the Fire Stick is the Netflix cache. The error message on the screen can say:

Sorry, we could not reach the Netflix service. Please try to restart the Netflix application. 

Tip:

The Netflix error codes give you a hint about the issue and how you can resolve them.  

The Netflix Error tvq-st-111 points to data on your device that you should refresh with the following steps. 

  1. Press the Home button on the Amazon TV remote.

  2. Select Settings by scrolling to the right on the Home screen.

  3. Select Applications.

  4. Select Manage Installed Applications.

  5. Select the Netflix app from the list of installed applications.

  6. Scroll down and select Clear data.

  7. Select Clear data again.

  8. Scroll down and select Clear cache.

  9. Switch off the power to the Fire Stick for 30 seconds.

  10. Switch it on again and launch Netflix.

Note:

The Netflix app can also freeze and stop functioning. Try to Force stop it. Then, relaunch the app to check if it’s working correctly. Go to Settings > Applications > Manage Installed Applications > Netflix > Force stop.

FAQ
  • How do I log out of Netflix on a Fire Stick?

    To log out of the Netflix app on your Fire Stick, choose Settings > Applications > Manage Installed Applications > Netflix > Clear data.

  • How do I change my Netflix password on a Fire Stick?

    You can only change your Netflix password from a web browser or in the mobile app. On the web, select your profile icon > Account > Change password > enter your old and new password > Save. From the mobile app, tap More > Account > Change password > confirm your existing and new password > Save.

  • How do I restart Netflix on my Fire Stick?

    If Netflix is sluggish or not working right on your Fire Stick, you can clear the cache to see if that helps. Go to Settings > Applications > Manage Installed Applications > Netflix > Clear cache.

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