How To Install Mouse Toggle On FireStick In Just 1 Minutes (2020)

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If your question is how to enjoy the apps that are not compatible with FireStick remote and even the FireStick Remote Replacements the definite answer is Mouse toggle.

Why Do You Need Mouse Toggle?

Some of the applications launched on Android are only compatible with touch devices. But if you are a FireStick user and you want to enjoy the applications that are not remote-controlled, there is a pretty simple solution for that.

Mouse toggle. A Mouse toggle app will give you a pointer on the screen of your FireStick without actually connecting a mouse to it.

The pointer is directed using the navigation keys on the remote. Just a couple of days and we are sure you will get a good grip on it!

Note: We recommend the use of a good VPN if you are planning on downloading and using any third-party app
Attention FireStick Users: Important Notice before you continue reading!

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  • On your FireStick device, go to the homepage and type in and search for ‘IPVanish VPN’ in your search bar.
  • Click on the IPVanishVPN you see in your search.
  • Click on ‘Download’.
  • Once downloaded, you would need to register with the username and password information you must have provided while registering.
  • Once signed-in, click on ‘Connect’.
  • Soon you would be connected. You can disconnect from the connection whenever you wish to stop using a VPN.

Easy Installation Guide For Mouse Toggle

In this article we have rounded an easy guide on how to install Mouse toggle on FireStick.

Open the Settings on Home-screen of FireStick. Then click on Device.

FireStick Homescreen
FireStick Device Settings

Now click on Developer Options and turn ON the Apps From Unknown Sources.

Developer Options
Turning On the Apps From Unknown Sources
Apps From Unknown Sources

A confirmation message will pop up. You can ignore it and move forward. The next thing you need to do is to get the Downloader app. On the Home-screen of this app, click on the URL field.

URL for downloading Mouse toggle app

There are two different URLs depending on the device you are using.

URL 1: (For FireStick Gen 1, FireStick Gen 2, Fire TV 1, Fire TV 1, Fire TV Cube)
URL 2: (For FireStick 4K, Fire TV 3)

After you have successfully entered the URL, click on GO.

Press Go.

The Downloader app may take a couple of minutes to download the Mouse Toggle APK file. Be Patient!

Once the download is complete, click on Install.

Install Mouse Toggle app on Firestick

Installation will also take a couple of minutes. After it is complete, you will get a confirmation message “App Installed”.

Click Open then hit Done.

Notification after you have successfully installed Mouse toggle app on FireStick

After this you don’t need the APK file so you can go ahead and press Delete. A confirmation message will appear where you need to click on Delete again.

Delete the APK file.
Confirm the deletion of APK file

… And you are good to go!

How To Access Mouse Toggle On Firestick

After you have successfully installed the Mouse toggle app on your device, you might need a little help in figuring out where to access it from. It’s very easy. Here’s what you can do about it:

  • Press the Home button on you remote. Hold it for about 5-10 seconds. A Menu screen will appear.
  • Click on Apps and scroll down to locate Mouse toggle app here.
  • Select the app icon and click on Menu button of the remote. The press Move. Now you can move the icon to the top rows at any place that you wish to.
ADB Settings for Mouse toggle ap

How To Use Mouse Toggle App Without Any Hassle

When you start using the Mouse toggle app, make sure that ADB Debugging is turned on. Here is what you need to do for that:

  • Go to the Home-screen of the FireStick device. Click and open Settings.
  • Open Device and then hit the Developer Options.
  • Here you will be able to see ADB Bugging in the ADB Settings option. Tap on it to turn it ON.

Now moving on to giving you a quick trip around how to bring out the pointer on the screen.

  • Double press the Play/Pause button on your Amazon FireStick remote.
  • The menu will refresh and reappear with the pointer showing on the screen. Now you can easily hover around and click on any item.
Note: It is completely normal for the mouse pointer to disappear when left idle for a couple of minutes. Just press the Play/Pause button twice again.

A Wrap Up

The Mouse toggle app has helped many FireStick users to make the best out of their streaming experience. Let’s face it! Nowadays, nobody has enough time on their hands to keep clicking the remote button.

We believe that Mouse toggle is a must-have app for every FireStick user.

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