GitHub Browser Kodi 17.6 Krypton latest version is a revolutionary concept in the Kodi world. It lets you install all the Kodi add-ons directly from GitHub, the popular repository-hosting website. Just type the name of the add-on or repository you wish to install, and will let you download popular Kodi add-ons in one click.
GitHub Browser cuts short the lengthy steps to install a single Kodi add-on. No need to memorize all the repository sources when you can install them directly through GitHub. Here is our guide on how to install GitHub Browser on Kodi.
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What is GitHub?
GitHub is a hosting service website, which is home for various Kodi repositories and other similar files. Currently, it has almost 20 million users and hosts about 57 million repositories. You can find any zip files concerning any software or application; you can easily get it from GitHub.
All Kodi developers are GitHub users, and as soon as they launch any repository or an add-on, they would upload their repository zip file or add-on plugin file in GitHub. You can always download the repository directly on your Kodi Krypton 17.6, even if the URL link is not working.
What is a GitHub Browser Kodi?
GitHub Browser comes inside Indigo Kodi add-on. Indigo was once a popular add-on until Fusion Kodi Repository was forced to shut down by the authorities. GitHub Browser Kodi allows you to install Kodi add-ons or repositories directly from GitHub.
When you have installed GitHub on Kodi, you will be presented with 3 options. You can search an add-on by the name of its repository, the name of its developers, or you can search it with the add-on name itself. Once you find the add-on you were looking for, just simply click on it and install directly on your Kodi without going through a lengthy procedure.
Advantages of Using GitHub Browser Kodi
We have outlined number of different benefits of using GitHub Browser, provided below:
No Need to Memorize Repository Source
You will not find any need of remembering repository sources and installing it from the zip file option in Kodi. Instead, you can install GitHub Browser and type the name of the repository or add-on you wish to install and get it on your Kodi.
Saves you a Lot of Kodi Space
When you add repository sources in File Manager, it consumes a lot of space on your Kodi. This is one reason why Kodi users face buffering issues in Kodi because their Kodi space is well consumed with repository sources that you’ve installed. GitHub Browser will save you a lot of space because it doesn’t require you to download source, but it directly installs an add-on.
More Freedom for Kodi Developers
Kodi add-on developers can easily distribute their add-ons on GitHub without sharing their repository link. This would prevent frequent shutting down of Kodi repositories and add-ons which is a big relief in part of Kodi users and Kodi developers.
How to Install GitHub Browser on Kodi Krypton 17.6 latest Version
Step 1: Launch Kodi Krypton > Go to Settings (gear-shaped) icon on the top menu
Step 2: Tap on File Manager option > Then scroll down to double click on Add Source
Step 3: A box will appear, so click where it says ‘None’ > Then copy/paste this URL http://fusion.tvaddons.co/ > Click OK
Step 4: At the bottom of the box, type the media source name i.e. TV Addons > Click OK to close the box
Step 5: Roll back to Kodi Home > Here you need to select Add-ons menu located at the left vertical bar
Step 6: Now tap on Box-icon on top > Click on Install from Zip File
Step 7: Scroll down to select TV Addons > Click on begin-here > Then select plugin.program.indigo-4.0.0.zip
Step 8: Indigo Add-on will now install > Once installed, go back to Kodi Home > Tap on Add-ons > Video Add-ons > Indigo
Step 9: Once you open Indigo Kodi add-on, click on Add-on Installer from the list > Then tap on GitHub Browser
Step 10: A notification box will appear that will give you instructions on how to use GitHub Kodi browser, so close the box from the top
Step 11: Three options will appear in the list. You can search Kodi add-on or repository by GitHub Username (Developer Name), Repository Title, or the Addon ID.
Step 12: Select GitHub by Add-on ID > Search for Covenant > Install the Covenant plugin video > Click YES to confirm installation
Step 13: It will ask you to Restart Kodi > Once restarted, start using Covenant > Enjoy!
How to Install GitHub Browser on Kodi Jarvis Version 16
Step 1: Open Kodi Jarvis > Click on System
Step 2: Go to File Manager > Then double click on Add Source
Step 3: Click where it says ‘None’ > Paste the URL http://fusion.tvaddons.co/ > Click Done
Step 4: Name the repository i.e. TV Addons > Press Done > Press OK
Step 5: Go to Kodi Home > Click on System > Then Add-ons
Step 6: Choose Install from Zip File > Select TV Addons > Then click on begin-here > plugin.program.indigo-4.0.0.zip
Step 7: Go back to Kodi Home > Open Indigo Kodi add-on
Step 8: Click on Add-on Installer > Select GitHub Browser
Step 9: A box will appear that will give you an overview of GitHub Browser > Now close the box
Step 10: Now you can either search an add-on or repository with the help of developer name, add-on ID, Repository ID.
Step 11: Click on Add-on ID option > Type Covenant > Confirm Installation > Enjoy!
Is it Safe to Install GitHub Browser on Kodi?
When you have installed GitHub Browser, you will notice that whenever you open Kodi you will get adverts from TV Addons Repository. However, it is completely safe to install GitHub if you have Kodi VPN. A VPN will protect your online identity and keep snoopers away.
Also, when you’re done installing Indigo Kodi add-on, you will notice that you have installed some other Kodi add-ons in Program add-ons that are there even though you never downloaded. Do not worry! These are the support files that are required when downloading GitHub Browser. If you’re feeling a bit suspicious, we recommend that you get the best Kodi VPN.
Is it Safe to Install TV Addons Repository?
It has been almost 5 months since the speculations had begun regarding TV Add-ons Repository if it is safe to use. However, we still do not recommend that you install Fusion or TV Add-ons repository. By following the guide that we provided above, you will not find the need of installing this repository, but only a plugin file of one of its add-on i.e. Indigo.
The Wrap Up
GitHub Browser 17.6 is a revolutionary change in the Kodi community. With GitHub Browser, you can now install any Kodi add-on or repository directly from GitHub without spending time on following long installing procedure. Follow our guide on how to install GitHub Browser on Kodi and directly download Kodi add-ons and repositories on your Kodi software.