Kodi 17.4 Krypton Setup and New Exodus Covenant Install

By | September 14, 2017


KODI 17 Krypton Setup and New Exodus Covenant Install
Kodi has come a long ways from its early days as XBMC and continues to only get better.
 
Kodi 17.4 Krypton is the newest version of Kodi to be released and has some major interface changes.
 
To test it out go to the Kodi download page and download it here. https://kodi.tv/download/
 
There is installers for most any type of hardware from a Windows PC to a smartphone.
 
No matter the hardware Kodi is installed to the interface and settings remain the same.
 
At first the interface looks very different from the old Kodi interface but underneath there is a lot of familiarity.
KODI 17 Krypton Setup and New Exodus Covenant Install Overview
The new default Skin is called Estuary.
 
Kodi 17.4 Krypton has some big upgrades and improvements over previous versions.
 
Beside the updated Estuary Skin interface many new features are being added to Kodi Krypton including native support for Amilogic ARM 4K chips, Android de-interlacing to improve live TV streams and much more.
 




 
Steps to Setup Unknown Sources in Kodi 17.4 Krypton
 
Kodi Krypton needs a box checked called Unknown Sources to install add-ons such as Covenant.
 
Click the Settings Icon in the top left corner
New KODI-17 Krypton Setup and Exodus Install 2 Settings
 
System Settings
New KODI-17 Krypton Setup and Exodus Install 2 Settings System
 
Be sure to be in Expert Mode
New KODI-17 Krypton Setup and Exodus Install 2 Expert Mode
 
Add-ons
New KODI-17 Krypton Setup and Exodus Install 2 Settings Addons
 
Turn ON Unknown Sources
New KODI-17 Krypton Setup and Exodus Install 2 Unknown Sources
 
A warning box will come up click Yes
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To move back with a Windows install right click an empty space on the screen.
 
After Unknown Sources have been set to ON, repositories and add-ons can be installed.
 
The steps are similar to older versions of Kodi with a repository URL needed to be setup and than the add-ons installed.
 
Below is a step-by-step install of Covenant . The same steps can be used to install any add-on by changing the URL to the repository it is in.
 
Using a good VPN with Kodi is always suggested for privacy and security. If you need a good low cost VPN to use with Kodi Try IPVanish it has multiple high speed servers with no throttling or logs.
 
Steps To Install New Exodus Covenant Add-on into Kodi
 
1… Click the System Icon from the top left
How to Install Ares Wizard Kodi 17-17.4 Krypton Step 1
 
2… Click File Manager
How to Install Ares Wizard Kodi 17-17.4 Krypton Step 2
 
3… On the left click Add Source
How to Install Ares Wizard Kodi 17-17.4 Krypton Step 3
 
4… Click where it says None
How to Install Ares Wizard Kodi 17-17.4 Krypton Step 4
 
5… Enter the URL: http://ares-repo.eu and click OK
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6… Name it Ares Wizard and click OK
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7… Double Check everything is correct and click OK
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8… Go back to Main Menu and click add-ons
How To Install Vortex Addon Kodi 17 Krypton Step 8
 
9… Click the Package Installer Icon from the top left
How To Install Vortex Addon Kodi 17 Krypton Step 9
 
10… Install from zip file
How to Install Salts Add-on Kodi 17 Krypton step 9
 
11… A box will slide open find Ares Wizard and click it
How to Install Ares Wizard Kodi 17-17.4 Krypton Step 11
 
12… Click repository.aresproject-0.1.0.zip
Ares Wizaed Step 12 update 1.0
 
13… Wait for the top right to pop up and say Installed
How To Install Exodus Using Ares Wizard Kodi 17 Krypton Step 13
 
14… Click Install from Repository
How To Install Vortex Addon Kodi 17 Krypton Step 14
 
15… Ares Project
How To Install Exodus Using Ares Wizard Kodi 17 Krypton Step 15
 
16… Add-on Repository
How To Install Colossus Repo Using Ares Wizard Kodi step 16
 
17… Colossus Repository
How To Install Colossus Repo Using Ares Wizard Kodi step 17
 
18… Install
How To Install Colossus Repo Using Ares Wizard Kodi step 18
 
19… Wait for the top right to pop up with Colossus Repository Add-on Installed
How To Install Colossus Repo Using Ares Wizard Kodi step 19
 
20… Go back two steps to Install From Repository and click Colossus Repository
How To Install Colossus Repo Using Ares Wizard Kodi step 20
 
21… Video add-ons
How To Install Colossus Repo Using Ares Wizard Kodi step 21
 
22… Find and click Covenant
How To Install Colossus Repo Using Ares Wizard Kodi step 22
 
23… Click Install
How To Install Colossus Repo Using Ares Wizard Kodi step 23
 
24… After it installs it will be located from the main menu Video Add-ons
How To Install Colossus Repo Using Ares Wizard Kodi step 24

 




 

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336 thoughts on “Kodi 17.4 Krypton Setup and New Exodus Covenant Install

  1. Garry

    Thank you for your help. Ive tried so many different sources and got nowhere. So annoying and frustrating.. but your source worked perfect. So thanks again. πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§

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  2. Bart

    Help… step 18/19 colosssus will not download, keeps on saying it’s failed
    Can you help?

    Reply
  3. Rozina

    Thanks for the step by step instructions to download the Covenant aadd-on,
    However, I still can’t get to play the Behead episodes. The message says “no steam available”.
    I am in Canada and Aftershock just stopped suddenly and I wad successful to add-on Covenant and even this doesn’t work now.
    Very Sad 😒.
    Any help or suggestions please πŸ‘ƒ

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    1. Rozina

      Sorry typo.. I meant Behead series ..a not Behead.. That’s how I feel now.

      Reply
  4. Fox

    I get to step 11 and I’m in able to actually click the file…so I went back and did everything a second time and I get an unable to connect message and that the directory information wasn’t retrievable. Any suggestions as to why?

    Reply
  5. Christian

    I have Kodi 17.4 with Covenant and I can’t find any more the option to download movies.
    With 17.3 and Exodus it was possible.
    How do I resolve thios?

    Reply
  6. Angie

    As I go through the steps I reach step #18 and I get a pop-up asking me to select a version and I’m not sure which one to choose. bother are version 999.999.6 but one say super repo and the other says ares project.

    Reply

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