In the 21 st century it became a reality not only to watch television but to access it via the Internet. It’s accomplished due to the technology known as IPTV.
Kodi is rather universal and came to be in great demand as the platform for TV streaming.
However some people forget or simply don’t know what Kodi is and how to install it. This paper discusses the features Kodi offers while watching television.
If you have read the post on Kodi history, it’s likely you know that Kodi was worked out to embed video function into Xbox.
A bit later the project set up on its own and now it’s known as one of the most widely-used media centers.
To be more exact, Kodi is a free media player and open-source software. Graphic interface of the app allows controlling video files, photos and music stored on the device, mirror disk and on the internet.
As the app is compatible with numerous OS, the developers made it real to stream with Kodi at a big screen – on TV.
Kodi offers useful addons
At the very beginning Kodi addons or extensions were possible to install on Android and iOS. But nowadays the list of supported operating systems increased and now Kodi is also available on Linux, Mac, Windows and Raspberry devices.
Installed Kodi addons enable to use smartphone or a tablet as a remote controller for TV. The service exists on donations and is therefore utterly free.
Kodi is a certain kind of forerunner to currently known Smart TV technology.
Here’s the most interesting part
Having read till the end you’ll know how to setup IPTV on Kodi. Here we go.
- First run Kodi app and click ‘System settings’.
- Open TV section.
- Enable TV feature clicking ‘ON’.
- Kodi app will start searching for PVR extensions.
- Click ‘OK’ to continue.
- Choose PVR IPTV Simple Client.
- Open “Settings’ section and choose ‘Link to M3U’.
- Fill in the line with the known link, after which one may watch IPTV on Kodi.
Note! It’s possible to use multiple Kodi TVaddons in Kodi repository.
The process of installation is rather simple and doesn’t require additional knowledge or skills. However, if you faced troubles while installation, feel free to contact us and we’ll provide you with more detailed instructions reasoning on the OS your Kodi gadget is running on.