How To Install Pluto TV on Firestick & Kodi? [2022]

If you want to use Pluto TV on your Amazon Firestick or Kodi devices, then read more to know How to Install Pluto TV on Firestick.

Hello, viewers hoping that you all are fine and doing well today. I am once again on this platform to provide a piece of technical information about how to get Pluto TV on Firestick.

It is a wireless portable device now with voice commands. we can also call it an amazon fire tv stick as this is a streaming device we can easily stream the videos and install other applications like gaming and music, prime and Netflix, etc on our led tv.

with this device, we can turn our common tv into led tv as this device completely works on an internet connection and gives you access to a lot of movies music games, and other few category-related applications.

What is Pluto TV?

Pluto Tv is an American Internet Television Service operated and owned by Viacom CBS streaming division it is a  free tv application that helps us to explore unique tv channels and stream new movies.

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Pluto TV

This will offer the service of more than  250 live channels and it is giving its service more than 7 years overall worldwide as it is a totally free application which provides streaming with various categories of the channel on demand we can access movies etc, You will know how to update Pluto tv on firestick along with the installation of the app.

Is Pluto TV Free on Firestick?

It’s just adding free saves our money than compared to other applications. This adds shows and runs commercial Ads. Pluto tv downloader link is also available on the downloader method.

App Information:

  • App Name: Pluto TV
  • Size: 10MB
  • Category: Entertainment App
  • Developed By: Pluto TV
  • Available Locations: U.S, Europe, Latin America, and Brazil
  • Compatible: multiple devices as explained in the below section
  • Languages Supported: English
  • Price: Free

Features of Pluto TV :

  1. It is an access to watch various online video platforms.
  2. In these various years, it has made contract deals with large companies like SONY  HULU. VOODOO,  including various applications for gaming purposes for gaming consoles.
  3. In recent times, period pluto tv started adding a lot of branded channels, along with Viacom and other properties and categories.
  4. This app has dedicated the sections based on categories like separate columns for kids and another column for the family which involves the streaming and other videos and movies related o family content.
  5. This will provides 250+ channels of multiple categories are available. and nearly 85 categories too.
  6. No need to register to stream.

other categories like a thriller, adventurous, and horror-comedy like separate categories are implemented.

Compatible Devices:

here are some devices which are compatible to pluto tv

  • Android mobile and tablet
  • Apple devices like iPhone iPad and Apple tv from the 4th generation
  • Amazon Kindle /fire tv and fire stick and Tablet
  • Google Chromecast
  • Fire TV & Fite TV stick
  • Roku devices and Roku tv
  • Android TV
  • TiVo Stream 4K
  • web browsers

Pros & Cons:

Pros
  • It is a free streaming application to use.
  • User-friendly app, so that every user likes to use the app.
  • The app is safe & legal.
  • No need to register or sign in to the stream.
  • Subtitles are provided while streaming the content.
  • Compatible with multiple devices.
  • A lot of data is ready to stream for users in various categories.
  • Lightweight app to use.
  • Also integrated with the streaming apps like Kodi.
Cons
  • Pluto is available in 25 countries like the US, and Latin America.
  • It needs high-speed internet to stream the app.

Pre-Requirements:

It is necessary to enable the unknown sources. Enable unknown sources to install the Pluto app. It is necessary to enable to install from Downloader or Es File Explorer.

As Pluto is unavailable in many countries. For those countries, it is necessary to install the VPN services to install the Pluto app.

Enable Unknown Resources:

  • At first, you have to navigate into settings on the smart tv >> tap on settings and again tap on >> security.
  • Now, go to the options tap on enable unknown sources >> tap on ok, and go home.

How to Download Pluto TV on Firestick?

It is very easy to download  any kind of streaming app on the fire stick through a few steps

  • First, check whether your smart tv is connected to an internet connection or not.
  • Then tap on the search engine icon and type for pluto tv and tap on the search.
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Click on the magnifier to search
  • Type Pluto Tv on the search bar.
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Search for Pluto TV
  • When the application pluto tv appears scroll down and tap on the download.
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Choose Pluto TV
  • Whether you have a voice command in your firestick just leave a voice command on saying pluto tv.
  • As your command completes the app appears on the home screen just point the cursor on the download.
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Tap on Download Pluto TV
  • Installation would be followed and you can see the Open button on the screen after completion of the installation process.
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Tap on Open Pluto TV
  • Observe that it will show the message that the Pluto is downloaded and installed successfully.

How to Install Pluto TV on FireStick Using Downloader?

As we all know that the Android operating system and iOS systems wouldn’t allow the installation of some of the apps which are not in the google play store and amazon app store some apps need a few methods for installation.

There are a few steps to download the application through the fire stick on the smart Tv. If you have the downloader app on your firestick. Which is the famous third-party AppStore to download the apps. Troypoint Pluto tv.

If you don’t have the downloader app on your firestick, you can tap on the Downloader for the firestick apk to know the complete process clearly. Next, you can install the app. Here are the steps to follow

  • Launch the firestick home screen.
  • Tap on the Downloader icon in the Apps section to launch the Downloader app.
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Tap on the Apps tab
  • Choose the downloader icon.
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Select the Downloader icon
  • On the Downloader Homescreen. just type the Pluto Url: https://corporate.pluto.tv/thanks-for-watching/  and hit on Go button. or tap on the browser tab to search for the pluto app.
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Downloader Home page
  • You wanna download the app and tap on the download.
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Downloading
  • The installation process would be followed. Tap on the Install button.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to install the app.
  • After completion of the app installation, just tap on the Done button.
  • Next, tap on the Delete button on the Downloader pop-up. This will prevents unnecessary data from your device. Also, confirm the deletion.
  • Now, go to the apps section to launch & stream the Pluto app.

Use VPN:

VPN is the Virtual Private Network. This will passes the Geo-restrictions so that you can access the blocked websites or games in your country. No one will identify or trace you while downloading or using third-party apps or websites.

VPN will hide your IP Address and your internet browsing history too. So that no one will trace that when you use the third-party apps. So that you first How to Install VPN on Firestick. Press that link, you will get the step-by-step procedure to install VPN.

It is better to install VPN first and download the Pluto app in restricted countries.

How to Install Pluto TV using Es File Explorer?

Es File Explorer is the app which is acts like a Downloader app as explained above. This is also one of the third-party AppStore. First, enable the unknown sources to install the app. Next, install the Es File Explorer apk latest version of the app.

Launch the app to sideload the apps you wish to use. There are a few steps to install the Pluto app and use the application on the file explorer they are as follows

  • Go to the ES File Explorer on the device and >> tip on the main menu
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ES File Explorer Home screen
  • And again scroll down in the pop-up and click on tools.
  • In the tools, tap on download manager on the right-side panel.
  • Choose the new tab on the left side menu panel.
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Click on Add tab
  • Provide a URL link or paste the link you’re needed. [ https://corporate.pluto.tv/thanks-for-watching/ ]
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Provide path and Add
  • Provide your name too and hit on OK button.
  • Choose the device to download. Wait for a while to download.
  • Installation would be followed.
  • After completion of the installation of the app, go to the apps section to launch & stream the Pluto app.

How to Setup Pluto on Firestick:

It’s easy to download and install on the firestick the method of installation is explained detailedly.

Move To Front

You can set up the app properly. You can move the app to the front of the home screen. Here is the process.

  • Launch Fire TV home screen. Get into apps, and search for the Pluto app.
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Tap on the Apps tab
  • Hover on the Pluto app and tap on options seen on the screen of the tv and tap to move to the front or also you can tap on the move tab too. So that you can move the app to the home screen so that it can appear the app on the home screen.
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Hit on the Options tab
  • select the page screen or folder or the home page and select the location where you wanna see your app and tap on move front.
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Tap on the Move front option
  • The app will appear on the screen, where you can stream.
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Pluto TV icon on the home screen
Activate Pluto

No need to register or log in to use the Pluto app. It is better to log in since it will provide your preferences and filter any recommendations. Login to pluto like this:

  • Tap on Activate tab on the Pluto home screen.
  • Next, observe the code at the top of the screen.
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Use the code
  • Open my.pluto.tv/activate on your mobile or PC. Enter the code that appeared on the screen and then select Activate.
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Provide code
  • Now, you can sign in on the Fire Tv screen.
  • If you have an account, just sign in to it.

The pluto is activated.

How to Use Pluto TV on Firestick?

After installing Pluto TV app. Launch the app and know how to use it. Here is a clear explanation. Start following:

  • Go to the Apps & features section.
  • Choose the Pluto app there to launch. Click on the app to launch.
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Pluto TV icon on the home screen
  • Pluto’s home screen would be opened. observe the two options live TV & on-demand on the screen.
  • Live TV: Allows you to stream live TV channels
  • On-Demand:  To stream movies and series as you wish

Tap on the live TV to stream.

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Tap on the Live TV tab

Live TV: It is the option that is defaulted on Pluto TV. You can see the list of live channels and TV guides or EPG. You can choose your favorite channels to stream. Press on the CC icon or option at the bottom of the screen to get the subtitles. Choose the language and tap on OK to get the subtitles on the language you wish to see.

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Hit on On-demand

On-Demand: This will provide you with the movies, shows, and multiple categories. You can choose the show or movie or anything you wish to stream. Scroll down to check out the list of various shows in multiple categories. You can add subtitles too.

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Various Categories of movies

Now, you can operate the Pluto TV app & stream the channels you wish to see.

Install Pluto TV on Various Devices

Pluto Tv app is used on many devices like Android TV, Android Mobiles, iOS devices, PC, MAC, and many more. In this session, you will know how to download pluto tv on android and many devices too. Here are the installation processes for some of the devices.

How to Install Pluto TV on Android TV:

As Pluto TV is the official app you can download it from the Google play store on Android TV or Android Devices too. It will work on the Stock Android boxes and Android TV OS boxes also.

Here is the installation process

  • Launch the Google Play Store on your device.

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  • Type Pluto TV app on the search bar & search for the app.
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Search for Pluto TV
  • Follow the instructions that appear on the screen to download & install the app.

For Stock Android TV Boxes, you have to change the orientation to Portrait from the Landscape. Since the app opens on the Portrait mode.

Install Pluto TV on Android Mobiles or Tabs

You can download the Pluto TV app from the Google Play Store on Android TV or Android Devices too. Here is the process:

  • Access Google Playstore on your Mobile or tab.
  • Search the Pluto TV app.
  • Tap on the download button and follow the instructions on the screen to install.
  • Install the app and launch it to stream.

Install Pluto TV On iOS Devices

Follow the steps to Install the Pluto TV app on iDevices like iPhone, and iPad through the Apple Store. Follow the simple procedure to download.

  • Go to the  Apple AppStore.
  • Search the Pluto App to download.
  • Tap on the Get button of the Pluto TV icon on the search results.
  • Follow the instructions to install the app.

After completion of the process, tap on the Pluto TV icon to launch the app to stream.

How to Install Pluto TV on Windows PC & Mac

Here are the two different ways to stream the Pluto TV app on the PC. Here is the process to follow.

  • Download the Pluto TV app from the App Store to MAC  and from Windows Store on Windows PC.
  • Stream the Pluto TV onto the web browsers of Windows & MAC devices or PCs. You can use the Web browsers like Chrome, Safari, Firefox, and many others.
  • Provide this link on the web browsers to stream the Pluto TV app https://pluto.tv/live-tv/tv-land-drama

Steps to Instal Pluto TV on Kodi

Pluto TV can be included on the Kodi. It can be done through the official Kodi respiratory. Here is the step-by-step procedure to do:

  • Launch the Kodi.
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Kodi Home Screen
  • Click on the  Add-on tab on the left side menu ribbon.
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Click on Add-ons
  • Choose the Video Add-on tab.
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Select Video Add-on
  • Tap on the Download tab.
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Tap on the Download option
  • Search and click on the Video addon option on the right side Window on the screen.
  • Choose the Pluto TV tab there on the right-side panel.
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Select Pluto TV
  • This will navigate you to the Pluto TV window. Hit on the Install button at the bottom of the screen. and hit on OK.
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Tap on Install Pluto TV
  • Next, the installation would be initiated and let it complete the process.
  • After installation, you will observe the Pluto icon on the Video Addons.
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Pluto TV Added on Kodi
  • You can sign or press guest to stream without login.

Pluto app is installed on the Kodi. Start streaming.

How to Fix the Pluto App Not Working Issue?

Pluto tv app is not found on firestick, then you can use this method to solve the issue. Use these solutions one after another to get the perfect solution.

  • Generally, Pluto will not work or install because of the geo-restrictions. This means it is banned in some countries. Pluto is available in the US and 25 countries more like Latin America. To resolve the issue you have to use VPN services as explained in the topic.
  • Make sure that you have enabled the unknown resources.
  • Check the internet speed. It should be high and it will not drop for half a second. Then the app will not work. So correct the internet speed too.
  • Close the Pluto app and restart it.
Restart Fire TV Stick

If the Pluto is not working then you have to restart the Firestick. The restart will resolve many issues. You will know how to reboot pluto tv on firestick. Go with the path

Settings >> My Fire TV >> Restart

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Hit on Restart

After booting, check that the Pluto app is working properly.

Clear Data or cache

This issue would be caused by the data overloading issues. Just clear the cache on firestick and clear the Pluto data to resolve the issue. The process would be here.

  • Press the home button on the remote to get the shortcut menu.
  • Now scroll the screen and select Applications options on it.
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Choose the Apps Tab
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Select Apps icon
  • Select the Manage Installed Applications option on it.
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Hit on Manage Installed
  • Now choose the Pluto app within that.
  • Make a tap on the force stop option then scroll down the cursor and select the clear cache option do this continuously.
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Choose Clear cache
  • Repeat this process and follow the navigation bar force stop>>clear cache. Then do select the clear data option.
  • After completing the process, exit from there. Just restart the Pluto again. The issue would be resolved.
Update Pluto

If the app is not working, it may be corrupted or missed. It is better to update the app with the latest version. You can do this using the Downloader or ES File Explorer as explained above. Provide the path again and download the app. Install it.

If the app is not updating, it is necessary to uninstall it. Then you uninstall the app.

Uninstall Pluto

If the Pluto app is not working, it may be corrupted by viruses. It is better to uninstall the app.

  • Press the home button on the remote to get the shortcut menu.
  • Now scroll the screen and select Applications options on it.
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Select Apps icon
  • Select the Manage Installed Applications option on it.
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Hit on Manage Installed
  • Now choose the Pluto app in that list of installed apps.
  • Tap on the Uninstall tab to uninstall the Pluto. Confirm the uninstall.
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Click on Uninstall tab

Install again as explained in the above sections. You can download and install it to stream.

Reset to factory default:

If the app is not working then you can reset it easily. Remember that reset will remove all the data, apps, and downloaded apps too. This will leads you to the default settings of your fire tv.

Press the Back button along with the right navigation button for 10 seconds at least. Then it will show you the Reset window or go with the path Settings -> My Fire TV -> Reset to default.

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Click on reset to Factory Settings

Frequently Asked Questions 

  • Question 1) Does pluto tv have unofficial videos?

Answer: No, but it has the streaming content according to the categories and casting pre-review about the video content  like foul language, etc spectaculars

  • Question 2) Is pluto tv legal?

Answer:  yes it is legalized app with liesence

  • Question 3) Does the pluto tv has the accessibility to Amazon prime video?

Answer: It has accessibility to several OTT platforms which include amazon prime video and several 250 plus live channels streamed over.

  • Question 4) What are the Pluto Alternatives?

Answer: There are so many alternatives available for free of cost too. Those apps are:

  • Vudu app on FireStick
  • Plex on FireStick
  • Zee5 on FireStick

Final Conclusion 

This is a free application that provides 250 plus live channels streaming all over the world and several categories of movies all over the languages in the world are present in this app. Also, provides free gaming and music for music lovers and offline downloads several features are involved in this application.

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