Amazon Kindle Fire - SmartStream

Here you can find SmartStream setup information for your chosen device and also which services you can access whilst using SmartStream.

You can use the Table of Contents on the right hand side of this window to navigate between the different sections.

Support for Amazon Kindle Fire is only available with our 'Type 2' DNS servers, they only support UK sites and require an Amazon UK account.

Install Guide

Step 1
Retrieve the Type 2 DNS servers from the below list, you will need these later.

Only the Type 2 DNS servers have Amazon Instant UK/Kindle Fire support.

Step 2
Retrieve your VPN username and password, if you are a new member this is contained in the StreamVia Account Information email you received after ordering.

Step 3
If your device is not already connected to your network, please connect it now. Make sure you have internet access, albeit geo-blocked internet access.

Step 4
Go to Home

Step 5
Swipe down from the top to reveal the WiFi Icon (wireless), then tap on the Wireless icon

Step 6
On the next screen, tap on Wi-Fi

Step 7
Tap and hold on your wifi network name, then select Advanced Settings

Step 8
Now check the box Show Advanced Settings, tap the IP Settings drop-down and change DHCP to Static.

Step 9
With IP settings set to Static, scroll down and change DNS 1 and DNS 2 entries to the 'Type 2' DNS servers you retrieved in Step 1 of this guide.

Step 10
Tap Save

Step 11
Use the below link to sign in to SmartStream using your VPN username and password, this will activate SmartStream for your current broadband IP address. It is recommended you do this from a computer.

Should your broadband connection IP address change (if your router restarts or your ISP resets your connection) you will need to repeat this step of signing in, to update our systems.

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