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We’re going to show you how to sideload or as some people would say “jailbreak”, there’s no such thing as jailbreak, but it’s a side load, but either way you get the point how to add third-party apps to your TiVo stream 4k just like Cartoon crazy.
We’re going to do all that in the next few minutes okay so maybe you searched the Play Store and you haven’t found your favorite app, you have it on your phone you have it on your other devices you’re wondering why can’t I get it on this that’s because it’s using Android TV which is a little different version of the Play Store but we’re going to show you how to add third-party apps and get them on there so you can use them okay.
The first thing you want to do is download these two apps right here FX File Manager which we’re going to use to install the app that we’re sending to the Tivo Stream 4k and also this app right here send files to TV you’re going to need this both on your phone or whatever device you’re going to push the app from and also on your Tivo Stream 4k, so get that on both okay?
All right let’s get into it. Okay so the first thing we want to do is start up send files to TV start it up on your Tivo Stream 4k and you want it in the receive option okay, you want it to receive. This App is useful if showbox not working.
Because we’re going to put something onto the TiVo stream 4k and then on your phone or whatever device you’re using, I’m going to use my phone, we’re going to go ahead and start up the app here and on the phone you want it in the send option okay.
So we’re going to go ahead and click on send so next you want to find the app that you want to send to your TiVo stream. 4k Whoa! What’s this at the bottom left corner there? I’m gonna have to check that out later, just kidding, or am I? Alright let’s get this installed so you want to look for the apk.
In this case I’m going to send the File linked apk and an apk is an executable file it installs apps on your device much like the exe file on a Windows computer so we’re going to click on that and then up above you’re going to click on the check mark.
You’re going to click on where you want to send it in this case we want to send it to the Tivo Stream 4k it’s going to click on that and there you see how it downloaded. so quick that easy ok next we’re going to go back to the TiVo stream 4k and exit out of send files to TV.
Now we are going to open the FX File Manager app and you’re going to go to your download and there it is right there File linked apk, we’re going to click on that and that’s going to ask if you want to install it if you want to let it modify and everything.
yes, it might ask you to allow it, go ahead and click on allow if it asks and then we’re going to click install and then we’re going to click on open And just like that there it is File linked is on your TiVo Stream 4K it’s an incredible app you definitely want to have this on your Tivo Stream 4K.
Because you can download apps directly to your device without having to go back and forth with the send files to TV and you can find File linked codes really easy all you have to do is Google it and some will come up or you can also join Facebook groups where you can find these codes okay and people share them back and forth great great app to have on your Tivo Stream 4k.
I’m going to leave a link below on where to get File linked so you can download it directly from your browser on your phone or whatever device you’re using and then you can install it if you want on your phone but you don’t have to you can just have the apk on there and then you can send it to your TiVo stream 4k.