How To Install Umbrella YouTube Kodi Addon (No API Needed)

By | October 22, 2023

The YouTube addon located in the Umbrella Repository is currently working very well and does not require an API Key.

Other YouTube addons require an API key to be created to stream videos, with the version located in the Umbrella Repo not requiring an API key.

It has sections for Sign In, Popular Right Now, Search, Completed Live, Upcoming Live, Live, Switch User, and Settings.

The Sign-in option is also not necessary to stream videos.

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Location and Info
Name: Umbrella Repository
Version Compatibility: 19 Matrix and 20 Nexus
How To Install Umbrella YouTube Kodi Addon

  1. At the top left click the System Settings (Gear Icon)
  2. Click File Manager
  3. On the left click Add Source
  4. Click where it says NONE
  5. Type in the URL: and click OK
  6. In the next box down name it Umbrella and click OK
  7. Double check everything is correct and click OK
  8. Go back to the main menu and click Add-ons
  9. Click the Add-on Package Installer Icon at the top left
  10. Click Install from zip file
  11. Click Yes on the Warning popup and if not already be sure Unknown Sources is enabled
  12. A box will pop open select Umbrella
  13. Click
  14. Wait for the Repository to download and popup at the top right and say Repository Installed
  15. Click Install from repository
  16. Click Umbrella Repository
  17. Video add-ons
  18. Click YouTube
  19. Click Install



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