Synchronize your media with Kodi Trakt plugin

Trakt.tv is website dedicated to movies and TV Shows. It allows you to manage all your media needs: keeping track of what you have already watched and what you to plan to watch. Thanks to this guide, we will see how you can automatically synchronize everything you watch with Kodi Trakt plugin. Install Kodi Trakt plugin From Kodi home screen, browse to the search button (top left hand side corner):

How to set up correct Freenas jail permissions

Freenas is a great software, allowing you to turn a PC into a NAS. Is it totally free and open source, which we really like. Freenas overview Like any “market” NAS, Freenas allows you to install third party software such as bitorrent client, or newsgroups client. One of my favorite tools for downloading media (once again, make sure this is legal where you live) is actually a suite of tools based on newsgroups.

Access Tunein Radio with Kodi

Tunein allows you to listen to both regular and web radio from Internet: be it live, and from old automatically recorded podcasts. Orginally it is a website, but let’s se how to use Tunein radio with Kodi! Installing Tunein Radio for Kodi Download the latest zip file from here. Launch Kodi Browse to Add-on > Add-on Browser Select Install from zip file Choose the file you just downloaded Wait for install to complete Done !

What are good Kodi alternatives?

We, at Streaming Generation, love Kodi and talk a lot about it. However, there are good Kodi alternatives out there. Let us guide you through three of our favourites options. Plex Plex works differently than Kodi. It is composed of two parts. One server and one client. Basically, it means you’ll install the Plex Server on the computer (or even better, on the NAS) where you media files are located.

Resume video playing with Kodi

Recently, I noticed a weird behaviour where Kodi no longer asks me to resume playing. Let me show you how to force that feature so that it works again. Get your hands dirty Unfortunately you will have to go inside the advancedsettings.xml file. Locate the file in question and open it with a regular text editor (like notepad, not Word). Depending on your system, here is where you’ll find the file:

Automatic subtitles download Kodi 17

Kodi is a “do it all” media center, and that’s why we love it so much. Automatic subtitles download Kodi 17 is one of those great features. Making it a more “Netflix like” experience. Same same, but different We already talk about this for previous version, but it changed a little with the latest Kodi version. This is due to the fact that Kodi 17 has brought a new skin. Don’t fear and follow the guide, this is going to be a easy job.

Why you should use a good VPN?

You might want to use a VPN, be it for privacy issue, or because you want to “change” your location, while travelling, or even because you live abroad and want to access local media from your birth place… There is many reasons to use a VPN but you shouldn’t use any VPN, you should use a good VPN. How internet works? First of all, let’s see basic overview of how internet works.

Kodi 17 is finally available with a brand new interface

After years of using the exact same interface, Kodi has now released a new one! It is called Estuary and it is shipped with the latest Kodi 17. Time to upgrade! Linux users If you are already using Kodi under Linux, it is time to update your packages in order to pull Kodi 17 version and benefit from the new interface. Depending on your distribution you can enter the following command in a terminal window:

Install Trakt add-on for Kodi

Are you following so many TV Shows that you often lost track of what you’ve already watched? Or maybe you simply want to know when the next episode will be? If you answered yes, at least once, then I check Trakt add-on for Kodi. Trakt Trakt is a great website. It allow you to manage you Movies and TV Show libraries. It has several options, such as creating lists for already watched media, or media to watch, etc.

Install the Latest Kodi on ChromeOS

Android promised several months ago to add Android support to ChromeOS devices. However, this is taking ages… For now, if you want to use Kodi on ChromeOS, your only solution is to use Crouton in order to install the latest Kodi on ChromeOS. NB : you can find on older version of this tutorial in order to install Kodi on a Chromebook. Prepare the beast In order to install Kodi on Chrome OS, we’ll need to install a proper Linux system.