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  1. The loss of functionality of V10 when compared to V9 is baffling. The redesigned UI is nigh incapable of assisting the user with finding non-live content, since the home, bowse, and category pages now only present live channels to the user.

    In the prior app version, all followed channels were listed in a dedicated row about 2 rows below the top/live followed channels row. By removing this and all other non-live content, V10 of the FireTV app delivers an experience that is order of magnitudes more cumbersome to navigate compared to the prior version.

    In the updated version users are…

    295 votes

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  3. Please restore chat history to Firestick. I frequently watch VODs and now I miss a lot of context because chat history has been removed.

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  4. I don't know if this was purposeful part of the update, or merely a bug, but a few weeks ago an update got pushed to all of my FireTV devices, logging me out of each. When I logged back in, only 2 or 3 of my 20+ live followed channels would display. If I login on a PC, everything seems to be fine. I use my FireTV devices to watch Twitch more than anything else, but having to manually search for my favorite streams is a major turn-off... please please please prioritize a fix for this

    21 votes

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  5. Take away the QR code and give chat back to people who do not use a phone to chat we have a fire tv remote that works perfectly fine and not having QR code to scan its a simple fix keep the new look just get rid of the QR code to chat nonsence !

    5 votes

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  6. The upgraded Fire TV app debuted this week and while there are some improvements there was one giant step backwards. At the end of streams it no longer stays with the channel when the creator does a raid and the stream just ends. Please bring following the raid back on the Fire Twitch app.

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  7. Its a huge bummer for most people who do not have or want to use a phone just to type in chat when we have a remote with keybord already here its more of a inconvences dew to the fact now you need a phone to chat!

    4 votes

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  8. its been to long not being able to use the twitch app now these days dew to have to need a phone to text in chat. When or why do we need a phone to type in chat when the amazon FireStick has its own bulit in key bord and voice text to chat if posible it be nice to bring it back

    2 votes

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  9. As of 7/18/2022 the twitch app on FireTV cannot follow raids into other channels. When a stream enters a raid the app gives a Stream Ended notification with options to either go to the previous streamer's profile or return to the home page. If nothing is selected the FireTV goes into sleep mode.

    Additionally, the preview image/video displayed for each stream in the home menu is now a static image from when I first logged in with the new version of the app. All the channel previews have been the same images for the last 3 days, which means that…

    7 votes

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  10. 1 vote

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  11. With the latest app update (on or around 3/30/22), when a channel loads on the FireTV app, the UI loads in front of it.

    The screen is obscured by a somewhat opaque black layer, which covers or hides the content. The channel name and information about the channel as well as action buttons (settings, show chat window, report) appear as part of this interruption.

    BUT YOU CAN’T CLOSE THE UI IMMEDIATELY, to get to the content faster. This is incredibly frustrating.

    In the previous version it was awkward, but at least doable, either by pressing up or down while on…

    8 votes

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  12. Can you roll the Fire TV app back to the old UI please? Selecting a followed channel should not default to the Unfollow button & the ability to scroll back through the entire catalogue of VoD contact needs to be reinstated. If I'm a few weeks behind on a streamed series like Critical Role, I need to be able to get to where I left off (ike I used to be able to do), but now anything more than a few weeks old is inaccessible without going through search, which only brings up some of the things I search for…

    3 votes

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  13. Why was the chat on VODs removed from the twitch app on Fire TV??

    I don't watch television, I watch Twitch, the reactions of spectators interest me even if they are not live, it is inadmissible to remove the chat from us without even giving us the choice of being able to remove it or not.

    Give us back the chat!

    1 vote

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  14. Currently it's not possible to participate to the chat from the FireTV App.
    Sending text messages from the TV is definetly not reasonable. But selecting emotes to support some kind of hype in the chat could be easy doable with the FireTV remote.

    I think that increases the feeling to be a part of the stream as viewer and therefore the viewers satisfaction. Also it could be one more reason to subscribe to that streamer.

    2 votes

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  15. I am tired of having to reselect the quality from 1080p to 480p every single time that I put on a new stream. Please remember my choice of 480p as the default for every channel

    3 votes

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  16. 1.) At the moment it doesn't seem to be possible to filter for German or other languages with the current Fire TV Cube app. There is therefore no longer any way of seeing which language the respective stream is in. This was still possible in the old version of the app.
    2.) I don't like that you can no longer send short messages using the Fire TV Cube keyboard and that you have to use the Twitch app on your cell phone or tablet.

    3 votes

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  17. 3 votes

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  18. Better integration of Twitch and easier/more reliable use of Twitch via Alexa/Echo devices and Fire TV... I should be able to easily change channels and watch twitch streams via Echo Show 8/10/5 as well as stream Twitch audio to an Echo Studio Stereo Pair... the Echo skill is unreliable at best, and makes it difficult to change between streamers... and the Fire TV skill does not support raids and just ends the channel...

    2 votes

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  19. Hello, for the first time in 3 years and 2 months the twitch helpdesk has me to come here to talk about my problem. My problem is that twitch on my firestick only restarts and it's impossible to use it. It would be nice to tell me the procedure to follow to solve the problem because after more than 3 years and 2 months the twtich help service is incapable.

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  20. If i watch a stream on my PC or Smartphone you share share open stream to FireTV to watch on TV.

    similar to how it works on Youtube

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