There are times where we may not have access to our precous HTPC boxes, maybe you’re sat in a coffee shop, working away, at the airport etc. Well that’s not going to stop us from getting our hands on the latest movies, tv shows and of course live sports. We can simply just install KODI on your computer so that you can instantly access your favourite add-ons while ont the go.
KODI is available to install for free on various different operating systems as well as a a jailbroken IOS device. For the sake of this tutorial, we have installed KODI Helix 14.2 on a Macbook Pro OS X.
STEP 1 – CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW TO VISIT THE OFFICIAL KODI WEBSITE
VISIT KODI.TV AND DOWNLOAD KODI FOR DESKTOP
STEP 2 – SELECT THE OPERATING SYSTEM YOU WISH TO INSTALL KODI ON. IN THIS CASE, WE ARE INSTALLING ON A MACBOOK PRO, SO WE WOULD CLICK ON OSX.
STEP 3- ONCE YOU HAVE SELECTED IT, LET IT DOWNLOAD. SHOULDN’T TAKE TOO LONG…
STEP 4- ONCE DOWNLOADED, DRAG THE .DMG FILE (OSX) OR EXTRACT THE FILE TO YOUR DESKTOP.
STEP 5- DOUBLE CLICK THE DMG FILE TO BEGIN THE INSTALL.
STEP 6- ONCE PROMPTED, DRAG THE THE KODI ICON TO THE APPLICATIONS FOLDER AS REQUESTED ON YOUR SCREEN. (WILL BE SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT IF YOU’RE INSTALLING ON WINDOWS)
STEP 7- ONCE IT’S DONE COPYING OVER, YOU WILL NEED TO OPEN UP YOUR APPLICATIONS FOLDER BY CLICKING ON FNIDER AND THEN APPLICATIONS.
STEP 8- LOCATE KODI AND RIGHT CLICK ON IT, THEN CLICK OPEN. YOU WILL BE PROMTED WITH A MESSAGE SAYING THAT “KODI IS FROM AN UNIDENTIFIED DEVELOPER. JUST CLICK OPEN.
STEP 9- KODI SHOULD THEN OPEN AND YOU CAN NOW BEGING ADDING YOUR REPOSITORIES
That’s it guys, once you have KODI up and running on your desktop you can start to add the repositories like normal in order to install the add-ons of your choice.