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Amazon Fire Setup for Nex-Tech TV Now

Amazon Fire TV and Wi-Fi Connection

Amazon Fire TV allows you to access Nex-Tech TV Now and gives you access to tens of thousands of channels, apps, and Alexa skills. To watch Nex-Tech TV Now, you will need a Nex-Tech Internet connection, a Nex-Tech provided username and password, an Amazon account, a compatible TV and an Amazon TV device.

Supported devices include Amazon Fire TV 4K, (3rd Gen), Amazon Fire TV (2nd Gen), Amazon Fire TV Stick (2nd Gen).

Note: You will need to sign up for Nex-Tech TV Now from Nex-Tech before viewing the channel.

Connect Amazon Fire TV device to TV and Wi-Fi

  1. Connect the included power adapter into the Power port on the back of your Fire TV, then plug the other end into a power outlet.
  2. Connect your TV by plugging on end of your HDMI cable into the HDMI port on the back of your Fire TV, then plug the other end into an available HDMI port on your TV. Note: Fire TV (3rd Gen) has a built-in HDMI cable.
  3. Turn on your TV and tune to the correct HDMI input utilizing the input button on your TV remote control. A loading screen appears with the Amazon Fire TV Logo.
  4. Insert the included batteries into your Fire TV remote.
  5. After you insert the batteries, your remote should automatically pair with your Fire TV. If your remote doesn’t pair right away, press and hold the Home button for up to 10 seconds to send it to “discovery mode” so you can complete the pairing process.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions to connect your Fire TV to your Nex-Tech Wi-Fi connection. Note: A “Save Wi-Fi Passwords to Amazon” option appears during first-time setup. This option allows you to securely upload your Wi-Fi network password to Amazon.
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions to register your Fire TV to your Amazon account. If you do not have an Amazon account, go to amazon.com and create your account first.
  8. Once you complete setup, a quick “Welcome: video shows tips on how to use your Fire TV. You can also set up parental controls and sign up for Prime.

The outlined steps are provided from the Amazon support website. To learn more about Amazon devices or setup, visit Amazon.com or call the Nex-Tech Help Desk at 888-565-3200.

Connect Amazon Fire TV Stick to TV and Wi-Fi

  1. To connect the power adapter, plug the small end of the USB power cord into the Micro-RSB port on your Fire TV Stick. Connect the other end into the power adapter. Plug the power adapter into a power outlet.
  2. Plug your Fire TV Stick into an available HDMI port on your TV. It is recommended to use the included HDMI extender or adapter to make sure that your Fire TV Stick fits securely.
  3. Turn on your TV and tune to the correct HDMI input utilizing the input button on your TV remote control. A loading screen will appear with the Fire TV Stick logo.
  4. Insert the included batteries into your remote.
  5. After you insert the batteries, your remote should automatically pair with your Fire TV Stick. If your remote doesn’t pair right away, press and hold the Home button for up to 10 seconds to send it into “discovery mode” so you can complete the pairing process.
  6. Follow the on-screen instructions to connect your Fire TV Stick to your Nex-Tech Wi-Fi connection. Note: A “Save Wi-Fi Passwords to Amazon” option appears during first-time setup. This option allows you to securely upload your Wi-Fi network password to Amazon.
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions to register your Fire TV to your Amazon account. If you do not have an Amazon account, go to amazon.com and create your account first.
  8. Once you complete the setup, a quick “Welcome” video shows tips on how to use your Fire TV Stick.

The outlined steps are provided from the Amazon support website. To learn more about Amazon devices or setup, visit Amazon.com or call the Nex-Tech Help Desk at 888-565-3200.

 

How to add the Nex-Tech TV Now app from your device

  1. If you are not currently a Nex-Tech customer, call Nex-Tech at 877-625-7872 or visit your local store to sign up and receive your username and password. If you are already a customer and would like to add TV Now automatically, visit my.nex-tech.com. Sign in or create a login, then add the TV Now packages you’d like to subscribe to. Utilize the same username and password you entered to sign in.
  2. After you have received your login information, using your Fire TV or Fire TV stick, go to Apps.
  3. Navigate to the category Movies & TV.
  4. Utilizing the Alexa button, hold it down and say “Nex-Tech TV Now,” or scroll through the channels until you find the Nex-Tech TV Now app and select it.
  5. Download the app.
  6. Once installed, launch the app from either your home screen or Apps.
  7. Enter the username and password you were given from Nex-Tech or that you utilized to sign in to the Nex-Tech Customer Portal.

How to add the Nex-Tech TV Now app from your computer

  1. Login to your Amazon account.
  2. In front of the search bar, click on the drop down box and select Prime Video.
  3. Type “Nex-Tech TV Now” in the search bar.
  4. Find the Nex-Tech TV Now app and select it.
  5. On the right hand side of your screen, you can select to deliver the app to your Fire Stick or Fire TV device or to the cloud to download from your device.
  6. Click Get App.
  7. Return to your Fire TV device. If you delivered it directly to your device, you should see it with your Apps. If you sent the device to the cloud, you will need to go to Settings, My Account and Sync Amazon Content.
  8. Launch the app.
  9. Enter the username and password you were given from Nex-Tech or that you utilized to sign in to the Nex-Tech Customer Portal.

To learn more about Amazon devices or setup, visit Amazon.com or call the Nex-Tech Help Desk at 888-565-3200.

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