How to Install Mouse Toggle on FireStick / Fire TV: Several Android applications are proposed for touch devices and do not work properly on your remote-controlled Fire TV Stick device. This denies the FireStick users of some good apps. because they are not compatible with your Amazon FireStick remote this is the main reason for not working. But, if you could use a mouse with FireStick, you could make apps work
You can get a cursor on your FireStick interface without connecting physically mouse. But you just need to Mouse Toggle app. In this tutorial, I will tell you that How to install the Mouse Toggle on FireStick.
Installation process of Mouse Toggle App for Fire TV Stick
First of all, you have to set up your device to allow third-party installation. The Mouse Toggle app is a third-party application. There are some steps to install Mouse Toggle App
Step 1: First of all, you have to open Firestick TV. I applaud the Downloader app. It is a very useful and efficient side-loading tool for FireStick. Install Downloader on FireStick and run it. You can get this app from the Amazon Store without any problem.
Press and hold the Home button for about 5 seconds on your FireStick remote
When the menu screen seems, click Apps
There you are in Your Apps & Channels
Now scroll down to the bottom where you will find the Mouse Toggle app by using your remote. Note that the newly installed app does not display on the home screen. so you have to go on the app and channel to see at the bottom.
To transfer any app to the home screen, pick its icon in the Your Apps & Channels option and press the menu key on the remote. Now click Move and move the icon.
How to use
First of all, FireStick Home screen > Settings > Device > Developer Options > ADB Debugging
Open the app from the Your Apps & Channels. This is how the app seems like. There is only one screen.
Make sure Enable the mouse service option is on.
When the mouse service is enabled, the Status should say started on the bottom-left side.
If the Status is stuck on starting then you have to turn off and on.
Let me now teach you how to use the mouse pointer with any application.
I will do Showbox HD as an example as this app cannot be operated with the FireStick remote. Here is the Showbox HD home screen:
As you can see, a menu is displaying in the top-left corner. I can’t move and click without the mouse toggle. But, there is no mouse pointer on my TV screen yet.
To display the mouse pointer, press the Play/Pause button on your FireStick remote twice.
I did that with the mouse pointer over the menu bar. Now I just need to press the Select button to click the menu on the remote.
The given menu displayed. Now, I can use the mouse pointer to hover and click any item I wish on the menu.
I clicked Movies. Again, I can use the mouse pointer to open any movie I like.
after some time mouse pointer will be disappear so click to play/pause button twice.