Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, and Android TV apps

Tags: Skills

The Pluralsight app allows you to watch video courses on your Amazon Fire TV, Fire Stick TV, or Android TV. If you want to manage your Skills subscription and you subscribed through Amazon, see Managing subscriptions purchased through Amazon.

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Downloading the app

You can download the Pluralsight app from the Amazon Appstore on your Fire TV or the Google Play store on your Android TV. Search for Pluralsight to install the app.

If the Pluralsight app does not appear in search results on your Fire TV, your device may not be compatible with the app. View the Pluralsight app in the Amazon Appstore (opens in new tab) on a desktop browser while logged in to your Amazon account to see a list of your devices and their compatibility with the app. Check our list of supported mobile and offline systems for alternatives.

Logging in to the app

There are two ways to log in to the Android or Fire TV app: with your email and password, or by authorizing your device with a code.

Log in with email and password

  1. Open the app and click Sign in with user name.
  2. Enter your email and password.
  3. Click Sign in.

Log in with device authorization

If your organization uses single sign-on (SSO) to log in to Pluralsight, log in to the TV app with device authorization. You can also use device authorization if you would prefer not to log in with your email and password.

Important: Each device should only be authorized once. Check the Devices tab on the Devices page (opens in new tab) for a list of your authorized devices, and click Remove next to any duplicates.

  1. Open the app and click Sign in with code.
  2. Take note of the six-digit code that appears on your TV and go to the Devices page (opens in new tab) on a browser.
    1. If you are not logged in to Pluralsight on the browser, log in with your credentials.
  3. On your Devices page, enter the six-digit code in the Security code field under Authorized devices.
  4. Click Add device.

Tip: To get to your Account page from the Pluralsight Skills home page, click your avatar in the top right corner, click Account settings, and click the Devices tab.

TV app features

With the app, you can search the Pluralsight Skills library and watch video courses. You also have access to paths and bookmarks. These features will appear in the app once you use them on any device.

Note: The Android/Fire TV app does not support the Channels or Notes features. Log in to Pluralsight on your browser to manage channels or take notes within a course.

Watching video courses

Use the search bar at the top of the app to search the course library, or find a course from your Recent courses, New courses, Recommended, Bookmarks, or Paths from the left-hand menu. Click a course to view the course details page, and click Watch to begin playing the course. To view the course’s table of contents, scroll down or click Contents on the course details page.

Bookmarking a course

To bookmark a course, click Bookmark on the course details page. Click Remove bookmark to remove the course from your bookmarks. To access your bookmarked courses at any time, open the left-hand menu and click Bookmarks.

Downloading courses (Fire TV only)

With a paid Skills subscription, you can download up to 30 courses, provided your device has enough available space. If your device runs out of space or you no longer wish to have a course downloaded, you can remove it.

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