How To Get The YouTube App On The Kindle Fire

Kindle KidsThe Kindle Fire is a great little tablet at a great price. However, as I mentioned in my last post, it also is a bit limited in what it can do and what features it leaves out.

One glaring omission is the lack of a YouTube app. Yes, you can use the built-in Silk browser to go to, but it is a bit slower and clunkier.

Here’s how you can get a real YouTube app on the Kindle Fire

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The instructions will work for the Kindle Fire, Kindle Fire HD, and the Kindle Fire HDX.


  1. Kevin Jackson said:

    To get to YouTube on Kindle Fire, open your browser, any browser, and search for “you tube videos.” Up YT comes. Watch a video and go to settings. Sign in to see your stuff. BOOKMARK and that’s it. No app, but you can deal w/ a bm, right?

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