Adbfire is a software which allows you to manage multiple Kodi devices with a single PC and is also known as adblink. Adbfire or adblink is currently available only for Windows, OS X and Linux. The software comes with loads of features. With adbfire / adblink installed, a user can easily install Kodi on multiple devices. Adbfire / adblink further also allows it’s user to take backup, restore them, and install apks directly on your Kodi devices and much more.
In this post we will help you download adblink and adbfire. Along with that, you will also learn how to sideload/install Kodi on Firestick using Adblink.
Getting Started with Adblink: Download & Install
Before starting using adblink, you first need to install the adblink software.
You can download the software for free using the links given below;
- Download Adblink for Windows: https://www.jocala.com/downloads/adblw36.exe
- Adblink for Mac: https://www.jocala.com/downloads/adblm36.dmg
- Download Adbfire for Linux: https://www.jocala.com/downloads/adbll36.zip
- Old Versions: https://www.jocala.com/downloads/
Simply copy paste the url in your browser and the download will be started.
Once the software is downloaded, Open it and hit the setup button and then, click on the next button to complete with the installation of the adbfire / adblink software.
After installation is completed, click to open adblink / adbfire. On opening the software installed, a window will pop up just the same given below.
How to Install KODI on Firestick using Adblink/Adbfire
After installing the adbfire / adblink software on your devices, now it’s time for setting up or installing the adblink software on your firestick.
Step 1 – To get the power supply, just simply plug in the firestick into the HDMI port provided on your TV.
Step 2 – Connect it to Wi-Fi network available.
Step 3 – Now, you need to register your firestick device on Amazon. If already registered, then you may skip this step and go on to next step. If not, complete this step by visiting the website.
Step 4 – After registering your firestick with Amazon, all you need to do is connect both the firestick and computer to the same Wi-Fi network.
Step 5 – Now, open the adblink software you installed a while ago.
Step 6 – In order to install Kodi on firestick, you need to download the Kodi ARM apk file. You can download here from here: https://kodi.tv/download
Step 7 – Once you have the APK ready, open adblink and click on New
Step 10 – By clicking on the new option, a new window will pop up. As shown in the picture below, under the Description enter the name of the device for reference. Then, enter the IP of your firestick connection under the Address option. Then, select Kodi under the media center option as shown in the picture below.
Step 11 – At last, click on the Save button. Then, click on the Connect button. Wait for few seconds and then, check the connected devices box. There, you will find the device. There you can also test the connection status.
Step 12 – Now, you need to install the apk file you downloaded earlier on your device.
Step 13 – Select the Kodi ARM apk file you downloaded and hit the install button. It might take few minutes to get the file installed.
The above mentioned steps can be repeated for other devices too. It is not only limited until the installation of firestick with adblink.
Adblink and AdbFire Features
Adblink not only helps you to install Kodi on Firestick but also offers many other great fetures. Some of them are listed below.
- INSTALL KODI
Adbfire / adblink allows its users to install Kodi on various devices like firestick, chromecast, chromebook, etc with just one click. As mentioned above, the software also allows its users to manage multiple devices with just a single PC. To do so, firstly, you just need to make an initial connection.
Rest the steps are pretty much easy and have been explained above on how to install Kodi on firestick using adbfire / adblink software.
The adblink / adbfire software comes with one of the most valuable features which allow its user to a backup all the precious data. To do so, first you need to select the device which is connected and click on the backup option. The data will be stored safely on your system.
As the backup option provided by adbfire, the software also provides with restore option. The restore comes very handy when you need to restore the backup data which you saved earlier. The same data can be loaded to 2 or more devices at same time.
- EDIT CACHE
Cache is an important topic when it comes to streaming videos using Kodi. Cache issues, usually end up a user with Kodi buffering problems. Therefore, adbfire / adblink allows a user to clear the cache on Kodi. The same can be done by simply clicking the edit cache option.
- MANAGE MULTIPLE DEVICES
Adbfire / adblink allows you to setup multiple Kodi devices at once. You just need to add and connect the device and then you are all set to go. For example, if you want to setup Kodi for multiple devices at your home, then you can do it with adbfire / adblink software. The same can also be managed either with USB or via IP address.
- FILE MANAGER
One can also edit the source files by using the file manager of adbfire. The same will be helpful in managing the storage.
- MANAGE APK
The apk files on your Kodi device can be easily installed or uninstalled with the help of adbfire. You just need to search for apk files and click on install or uninstall.
- CONNECT PERIPHERALS
Your keyboard or the gaming console can easily be configured to your Kodi device by simply selecting the console or keyboard option in adbfire / adblink software.
So as you can read, Adblink is a complete package that allows you to have a complete control on Kodi installed on any of your devices.
Download Adblink today and start using it. You will absolutely love the features when you use them yourself.
If you face any issues in installing Kodi on Firestick using Adblink, simply comment below and we’ll help you solve them.