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Default Can files be pushed across the network from a PC to Fire TV using ADB?

I'd like to push some XBMC repository zips to my Fire TV without the hassle of installing ES File Explorer and pulling the zips from the pc.

Is this possible via ADB?

I've been using ADB to sideload apps.
 
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After a bit more searching I found my answer.

It's quite simple.

If you're already accustomed to connecting to your FIre TV over ADB, to push a file to a directory on the Fire TV, the command syntax is as follows:

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adb push <local pc path to file> <destination path on fire tv>
For example, I wanted to push an XBMC repository zip to the /sdcard/download folder on my fire TV for ease of installation from within XBMC.
The zip archive is named "repositories_installer.zip" and it exists in the following directory on my PC: C:\Android\FireTV\
To do so, my command was:

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adb push C:\Android\FireTV\repositories_installer.zip /sdcard/Download
 
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don't forget you need to do:

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adb connect fire_tv_IP_address
beforehand.
 
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After a bit more searching I found my answer.

It's quite simple.

If you're already accustomed to connecting to your FIre TV over ADB, to push a file to a directory on the Fire TV, the command syntax is as follows:

Code:
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adb push <local pc path to file> <destination path on fire tv>
For example, I wanted to push an XBMC repository zip to the /sdcard/download folder on my fire TV for ease of installation from within XBMC.
The zip archive is named "repositories_installer.zip" and it exists in the following directory on my PC: C:\Android\FireTV\
To do so, my command was:

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adb push C:\Android\FireTV\repositories_installer.zip /sdcard/Download
You can push xbmc xml for control remap like that, also you can use "adb pull" command instead of push to retrieve files from it.
 
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don't forget you need to do:

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adb connect fire_tv_IP_address
beforehand.
I also noticed sometimes I cannot connect like this if I am in an app like XBMC. I must close the app before it will connect. Not sure why, just mentioning in case this scenario applies to anyone.
 
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just a tip, i was able to sideload apps directly from my phone to the ftv, using android terminal emulator app, so probable file push should work.

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After a bit more searching I found my answer.

It's quite simple.

If you're already accustomed to connecting to your FIre TV over ADB, to push a file to a directory on the Fire TV, the command syntax is as follows:

Code:
Select Code
adb push <local pc path to file> <destination path on fire tv>
For example, I wanted to push an XBMC repository zip to the /sdcard/download folder on my fire TV for ease of installation from within XBMC.
The zip archive is named "repositories_installer.zip" and it exists in the following directory on my PC: C:\Android\FireTV\
To do so, my command was:

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adb push C:\Android\FireTV\repositories_installer.zip /sdcard/Download
If your goal was to install XBMC repos, why not just put the files on a SMB/NFS share and access from within XBMC?

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