It is extremely important to run maintenance on your Kodi regularly to keep it stable without annoying errors, keep it clean from redundant files which consume storage space, and for improving its performance. Over time Kodi will run more slowly if you don’t maintain it properly, and this will affect your user experience. The EZ Maintenance+ add-on is the perfect solution for those issues.
On the surface, Kodi might not seem too different from VLC, QuickTime, or any other media app. But it is much more than meets the eyes. With the right add-ons, you can unlock a whole world of possibilities. You can find live streams of sports, movies, podcasts, and a whole lot more.
But sometimes it’s not possible to use some add-ons because of various geo and network restrictions. It’s one of the reasons why you should hide your IP address while using Kodi. Fortunately, it’s easy to do so.
Ever wanted to test the internet speed of your Kodi device? It can be done by using the Speed Tester add-on which is based on the Speedtest.net tester. Running a speed test will determine how fast your internet is and will help you to troubleshoot problems related to streaming.
When using the YouTube add-on on Kodi you may get an error message that you exceeded the daily limit or quota. It means that you won’t be able to watch videos on YouTube, which is quite frustrating. However, you can solve this problem by getting a personal API key for YouTube from Google and configure the Kodi add-on to use this key. Having a personal key means that you have your quota for YouTube without any relation to other users who use this add-on.
The Kodi favourites is a useful feature for accessing your frequently used items. The Super Favourites add-on provides you even a better and more powerful way to manage those items. There are major advantages for Super Favourites over the regular favourites, which will significantly improve your Kodi experience. We provide here the latest version of the add-on with many new features and bugs fixes.
Every time a new stable version of Kodi is released, we recommend updating your Kodi to that version. A new Kodi version includes new features, bug fixes, stability and performance improvements and security updates. If you update to the latest version, you will enjoy all those benefits. In this tutorial, you will find the instructions for every available Kodi platform.
Sometimes when you try to watch a movie or TV show on a popular add-on like Exodus Redux, you get an annoying popup message. This message notifies you that if you want to watch the video, authentication is required by pairing your IP address to a specific website. Those websites are usually full of abusive ads and malware. Fortunately, there is an easy way to remove this message.
When diagnosing your Kodi device, one of the common tests is checking how well your storage performs I/O operations (read and write), so you can compare it to other storage devices. The I/O Benchmark add-on writes a file to your storage and then reads this file to test the I/O performance. Don’t be alarmed by poor results as it doesn’t necessarily mean your Kodi device is slow.
When diagnosing your Kodi device, one of the common tests is checking how well the CPU of your device performs, so you can compare it to other CPUs. The CPU Benchmark add-on uses a utility called Pystone for testing the Python performance, which Kodi is based on. Don’t be alarmed by poor results as it doesn’t necessarily mean your device is slow.
Backing Kodi is required for two main reasons: the first reason is to transfer Kodi from one device to another device, the second reason is to restore it in case of a crash or file corruption. Backup is also a good practice prior to any update or change you intend to do on your Kodi. The backup process store everything related to the installation, including add-ons, settings and skin. Backing your Kodi is a good practice and will help you in many cases.