How to Install Israeli TV Channels on Kodi

Idan Plus broadcasts all the popular Israeli TV channels including the following: Kan 11, Keshet 12, Reshet 13, Channel 20, Shopping Channel, Kan Educational, Music 24, Makan 33, Kabbalah Channel, Hidabroot Channel and Knesset Channel.

Watching Idan Plus on Kodi is simple, all you need to do is to install an add-on. After installing the add-on you will be able to watch live TV in excellent HD quality.

The add-on includes a TV guide, so you know what is being broadcast at any time. In addition, there is a huge Israeli VOD library that contains content broadcasted on the various channels, including VOD for Channel 9, Sport 1, Sport 5 and others. Additional content from Israel includes radio stations, radio programs and podcasts.

עידן פלוס

Here are the instructions on how to install Israeli TV channels:

  • Launch Kodi
  • Click the Settings icon  Settings icon
  • Click System settings
  • Hover over Add-ons
  • Click Unknown source to enable it (if you didn’t do it already)
  • Go back to the Setting menu
  • Click File manager
  • Click Add source
  • Click <None>
  • Type the URL https://fishenzon.github.io and click OK
  • Type fishenzon as the source name (so you will be able to identify it later) and click OK
  • Go back to the Kodi home page
  • Click Add-ons
  • Click the Add-on browser icon  add-on browser icon
  • Click Install from zip file
  • Click fishenzon (which is the name you gave to the source)
  • Click repository.Fishenzon-x.x.x.zip
  • Click Install from repository
  • Click Fishenzon repo
  • Click Video add-ons
  • Click Idan Plus (עידן פלוס)
  • Click Install
  • Click OK to accept the installation of additional add-ons
  • Wait till you see an Add-on installed message

After installing the add-on you can watch the channels using it, but watching them as live TV provides the best experience. Watching VOD is done only using the add-on.

Here is how to watch the Israeli channels as live TV:

Live TV works only on Kodi 18 and above. If you are using an older version then upgrade your Kodi before continuing.

  • Go to the Kodi home page
  • Click Add-ons
  • Click the Add-on browser icon  add-on browser icon
  • Click Install from repository
  • Click Kodi Add-on repository
  • Click PVR clients
  • Click PVR IPTV Simple Client
  • Click Install (if it isn’t installed already)
  • Click Enable (if it isn’t enabled already)
  • Go back to the Kodi home page
  • Click Add-ons
  • Hover over the Idan Plus add-on and click the menu button
  • Click Settings
  • Hover over IPTV (טלוויזיה חיה)
  • Click Use IPTV (שימוש בטלוויזיה חיה) to enable it
  • Click Set IPTV Simple Client settings with Idan Plus files (הגדרת IPTV Simple Client לשימוש בקבצי עידן פלוס)
  • Go to the Kodi home page
  • Click the Power options icon  Power options icon
  • Click Exit
  • Launch Kodi
  • Click TV and you should see the Idan Plus channels

After configuring the live TV, you can use it to watch the TV guide.

How to watch the TV guide:

You can watch the entire TV guide for all the channels or watch it for a specific channel.

To watch the entire TV guide:

  • Go to the Kodi home page
  • Click the Guide button

To watch the TV guide for a specific channel:

  • Go to the Kodi home page
  • Click TV
  • Hover over a specific channel
  • Click the menu button
  • Click Channel guide

Now you can watch the Israeli channels, but there are few additional steps you can do if you want full Hebrew support in Kodi.

You need to change the font, character set and add a Hebrew keyboard

  • Go to the Kodi home page
  • Click the Settings icon  Settings icon
  • Click Interface
  • Hover over Skin
  • Click Fonts and select Ariel based
  • Hover over Regional
  • Click Character set and select Hebrew (Windows)
  • Click Keyboard layouts, select Hebrew QWERTY and click OK

In addition, the default language of the interface is English, but you can change it to Hebrew if you want

  • Go to the Kodi home page
  • Click the Settings icon  Settings icon
  • Click Interface
  • Hover over Regional
  • Click Language and select Hebrew

Here are add-ons and apps for movies and TV shows for Israelis and Hebrew speakers:

Here are Israeli add-ons and apps for live TV, VOD and radio:

Finally, here are add-ons for Hebrew subtitles:

That’s all, now you can watch the Israeli channels with full Hebrew support. Enjoy it!



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