How To Install Sky Go On Firestick

How To Install Sky Go On Firestick

Do you ever find yourself away from your TV, but still wanting to catch up on your favorite Sky shows? Today, we will show you how to get Sky Go up and running on your Firestick.

If you haven’t heard of it, Sky Go is a super popular streaming service in the UK and the Republic of Ireland that lets you watch tons of cool stuff on demand. 

And if you’re like most Firestick users, you’re probably wondering how to get Sky Go on your device. 

Well, stop wondering now! We will walk you through the steps to get it all set up so you can start enjoying your favorite shows and movies in no time.


To install Sky Go on your Firestick, you need to make sure you meet these requirements:

  1. Go to Settings and turn on the developer option by selecting My Fire TV/Device, then Apps from Unknown Sources, and toggle to Enable.
  2. Install the Mouse Toggle App on your Firestick.
  3. Make sure your Firestick is connected to the internet.

Once you’ve completed the steps above, you can proceed with the installation process.

Also Read: How To Install Virgin TV Go On Firestick

Install Downloader On Firestick

Sadly, the Amazon app store does not include the Sky Go app. There’s no reason to be concerned because Amazon’s Downloader app allows you to sideload apps to your Firestick. Let’s have a look at how to make that happen.

  1. Turn on your Firestick.
  2. Tap on the Search in the top left corner.
  3. Type “Downloader” in the Search Bar.
  4. Select and Install the Downloader app.
  5. Open the Downloader app.

Install Sky Go On Firestick Using Downloader

Before you start, have a copy of the Sky Go app URL ( handy. Follow these steps to sideload the app onto your Firestick using the Downloader app:

  1. Open the Downloader app.
  2. Enter the Sky Go URL.
  3. Select “Go” and wait for the download to finish.
  4. Click on “Install.”
  5. Once the installation is complete, launch the Sky Go app and log in using your credentials to access all the content.

Finally, don’t forget to delete the APK file from your Firestick – you won’t need it anymore.

Install Sky Go On Firestick Using ES File Explorer

If you had trouble installing Sky Go using the previous method, don’t worry! You can also use the ES File Explorer app to get it up and running on your Firestick. Here’s how:

  1. Turn on your Firestick.
  2. Install the ES File Explorer app from the Amazon app store.
  3. Open ES File Explorer and click on the “+ New” button.
  4. Enter the Sky Go URL and click “Download Now.”
  5. Install the Sky Go APK file.
  6. Open the Sky Go app and log in with your credentials.

By following these steps with either the Downloader or ES File Explorer app, you should have no problem installing and using Sky Go on your Firestick. We hope this makes the installation process easy and enjoyable for you!

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What Is Sky Go?

Sky Go is an internet streaming service that allows you to watch Sky shows even when you are not in front of your television. Sky Go allows you to view a blend of live and on-demand programming on any compatible PC, laptop, Mac, tablet, or smartphone, including popular devices such as iPads, iPhones, and Androids. The best part is that Sky Go is free for all Sky TV subscribers!


Here are some of the most noteworthy features of the Sky Go app listed below. Let’s take a closer look.

  • Catch up on shows on-demand
  • Download and switch between compatible devices
  • Watch on mobiles and tablets
  • Automatic play for the next episode
  • Personalized movie recommendations
  • No extra cost for Sky TV customers
  • Sky Go Extra for offline viewing and streaming without using data
  • Pause and continue watching on different devices for Sky Q customers
  • Download recordings to watch offline


I hope you’ve found this guide useful! All of the methods we’ve discussed are simple to follow. Just remember that to use Sky Go on Firestick, you need to have a paid subscription. If you don’t already have one, unfortunately, you won’t be able to access the app. Don’t forget to share this article with your friends and check out our other How-to-Guides for more helpful tips and tricks on TVs and Firestick!

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