How to Install Facebook Messenger on Firestick

Facebook is one of the must-have social media apps for all of us. Almost 2.80 billion people around the world are using this communication app. Facebook lets you easily connect with your friends, family, and loved ones. Moreover, you can chat with them over unlimited text messages or calls. It even supports high-quality voice messages, custom stickers, adding filters to video calls, group video calls, etc. To do so, you need to install Facebook Messenger. In Firestick, you can now install Facebook Messenger.

Facebook Messenger app is specially made for chatting purposes by Facebook. It will easily get access to your Facebook friends and contacts. Facebook Messenger app comes with many features where you can send text messages, images, videos, GIFs, and more.

How to Install Facebook Messenger on Firestick

You need to use any third-party app to sideload the Facebook Messenger app, as it is not officially available on Amazon App Store for Firestick. So, make sure to enable the installation of third-party apps to install the apk file.

Get Facebook Messenger on Firestick using Downloader

[1] Select the Find menu and choose the Search tile on your Firestick home to type Downloader.

[2] Choose the Downloader app and click Get or Download button.

Facebook Messenger on Firestick

[3] To turn unknown sources, select Settings > My Fire TV > Developer option > Install Unknown Apps > Downloader >> Turn On.

Facebook Messenger on Firestick

[4] Press and hold the Home button on the remote and choose Apps. Select the Downloader tile to launch it on your Firestick.

Facebook Messenger on Firestick

[5] Under the Home tab on the Downloader app, enter the Facebook Messenger URL ( in the search box.

Facebook Messenger on Firestick- click Go

[6] Once entered the URL, click Go.

[7] Tap the Install button and launch Facebook Messenger by tapping the Open button.

[8] Finally, log in with your Facebook account and chat with your friends by using Facebook Messenger on your TV.

Get Facebook Messenger on Firestick using ES File Explorer

[1] On the Fire TV home, highlight the Find menu >> Search tile.

[2] Use the screen keys to find and select the ES File Explorer app under Apps & Games.

Facebook Messenger on Firestick

[3] Click on the Download or Get button to install it on Fire TV.

Facebook Messenger on Firestick

[4] To enable Unknown Sources, open Settings >> My Fire TV >> Developer Options >> Install Unknown Apps >> ES File Explorer >> Turn on.

Choose ES File Explorer

[5] Go to the Apps section of Fire TV and highlight the ES File Explorer tile to launch it.

[6] Click on the Downloader icon on the home page of File Explorer. Optionally, choose Download Manager on the left pane.

Enter URL

[7] Hit the +New option from the bottom.

[8] On the pop-up, type the URL of the Facebook Messenger apk and a name of your choice.

[9] Click on the Download Now button and allow the download to complete.

[10] On the pop-up, click on the Open File option and select Install.

[11] Select the Install button once again and click Done.

[12] Enter your Messenger login details to start chatting from Firestick.

Related: How to Chromecast Facebook Videos to TV.


Can you get Facebook Messenger on Firestick?

Yes, you can download Messenger on Firestick using the Downloader or ES File Explorer app.

How do I watch Facebook videos on my Firestick?

To watch Facebook videos, you have to install the Facebook Watch app. Check our guide on how to get Facebook Watch on Firestick.

How to install Messenger on Amazon Fire TV Stick?

Refer to the above section for the detailed installation procedure of Messenger on Fire TV.

Is Facebook on Firestick?

Yes. Facebook on Firestick is official now, and Fire TV users can install it in no time.

Can you download Facebook Messenger on Amazon Fire Tablet?

Yes. You can install Facebook Messenger on Fire Tablet as it is available on the Amazon App Store officially.