The amazon fire TV Stick is a portable device that gives you access to thousands of movies and TV shows. Through the fire TV Stick, you can stream the TV shows and movies on your TV. To use firestick device on your TV, you need to connect the firestick on your TV’s HDMI port. There is a remote available with your firestick device to control your TV. But sometimes, many users reported that they are facing the issue “ firestick remote won’t pair ” when they are trying to do firestick remote pairing.
If you are suffered from the issue “ firestick remote wont pair ”, then you don’t need to worry; we are providing you the methods to fix this issue ion this blog.
Ways to fix firestick remote won’t pair:
In this blog, there are some possible methods given below to fix the issue “Firestick remote won’t pair after factory reset”. Do these below methods to fix the issue “my firestick won’t work”:
Restart Fire Stick TV to Fix firestick remote won’t pair:
Many users reported that they did not face the issue fire stick remote won’t work after restarting the fire Stick TV. Due to this report, we have suggested you this solution. This method is not time consuming and very easy to do. To restart the Fire TV, you just need to turn off your Fire TV by removing the plug of its.
After sometime, plugged in back your Fire TV to the power supply and turn it on. After turning your Fire TV ON, check that the issue firestick remote wont work resolved or not. If this issue not resolved, then move towards the next solution given in this content.
Sometimes, Fire Stick TV users face the issue “ Firestick remote wont pair ” when the batteries of their Fire TV remote are dead or damaged. So, we are recommended you to check the batteries of your Fire TV remote and if the batteries found damaged, then you need to change them.
It is also possible that the batteries not installed in your Fire TV remote correctly that’s why you are facing the issue “firestick remote won’t work”. So, you need to check the installed of the batteries in your Fire TV remote carefully and if these batteries are installed wrongly then you need to remove them from remote and installed them again correctly.
Change the batteries of your Fire TV remote:
Check the batteries of your Fire TV remote because it is possible that the life of your Fire TV remote is finished and they stop working and you facing the issue “firestick remote not pairing factory reset”.
If the batteries of your Fire TV remote found damaged then you need to change the batteries of your Fire TV remote. After changing the battery, try to pair fire stick remote.
Clean battery compartment:
Many times, corrosion or dirt inside your remote’s battery compartment prevents your remote to work in a proper manner. So, we advised you check the compartments. To clean the battery compartments of your Fire TV remote, you have to remove the batteries first and then clean it. After cleaning, set the batteries to their place.
Now, check that the issue “ firestick remote wont pair ” is resolved or not. If you still can’t able to pair firestick remote, then move towards the next method.
Use home button:
If you are wondering about “How to pair a fire stick remote”, then you are visiting to the right place. Now, we are going to tell you the answer in the form of steps of the question “How to pair a firestick remote”.
- First of all, you need to Turn ON your firestick TV.
- Now, you need to press and hold the Home Button on your remote for at least 20 seconds.
- After that, you will see a prompt that tell you that the pairing of your remote successfully done.
I hope, now you get the answer how to pair a fire TV remote.
Pair using other buttons:
Some users have reported that they have successfully paired their remote via pressing the play/pause button for at least 20 seconds.
So, we are providing you this method to pairing Fire TV remote. To do it, you need to follow the steps that are given below:
- Firstly, turn ON your fire stick TV.
- Now, press and hold the play/pause button for at least 20 seconds until you get the prompt of successfully pairing.
Reset remote to fix firestick remote won’t pair:
Resetting is the method by which all the issues that occurred on remote resolved automatically.
To perform the reset operation, you need to follow the steps that given below:
- At first, you need to unplug your Fire TV Stick from the power.
- Now, you have to press the menu (three bar) button, back button and the left key of the navigation ring at the same time for at least 10 seconds.
- After that, you need to release the buttons that you have pressed and then turn ON your Fire TV Stick.
- In the end, you need to pair the remote by holding the home button for at least 20-40 seconds.
Now, check that the issue “ firestick remote wont pair ” still presents or not. If this issue still presents, then move towards the next method.
Using Fire TV remote app:
Fire TV app is the alternative of your Firestick remote. This app has mainly occurred when users faced the issue “lost my firestick remote”. To use this app, you need to follow the steps that given below:
- Firstly, you need to connect your mobile phone to the Wi-Fi network by which you have connect firestick remote.
- Now, launch the Fire TV app on your phone and then you need to select an unavailable screen.
- After that, follow the on-screen prompts to use the on-screen navigation, keyboard, and other options.
Try another Remote:
In you still can’t understand that “how to pair amazon fire stick remote”, then we are suggesting you try the another remote to pair fire TV remote because it is possible that your fire tv remote is damaged.
In this article, we have discussed the possible solutions to fix the problem “ firestick remote wont pair ”. If you still face the issue firestick remote won’t work, then you can call us through our website or the number provided on our website. We have a team of experts; they help you to resolve the issue you have faced in your system.