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How to Install IPTV on Kodi

In this guide, we will walk you through the steps to install IPTV on Kodi, making it easy to stream live TV channels from around the world. By following these instructions, you can set up IPTV on your Kodi device in no time.

What is IPTV?

IPTV stands for Internet Protocol Television. It allows you to stream live television channels using the internet rather than traditional cable or satellite methods. IPTV services often include live TV channels, movies, TV shows, and even pay-per-view events.

Preparing Kodi for IPTV Installation

Before we dive into installing IPTV on Kodi, you need to ensure that Kodi is properly set up and ready to accept add-ons. If you haven’t already, download and install Kodi from the official website.

Enabling Unknown Sources

Before we start downloading the add-on, we need to enable Unknown sources :

  1. Open Kodi and click on the Settings gear icon in the top left corner.
  2. Navigate to System.
  3. Select Add-ons from the left sidebar.
  4. Toggle the Unknown sources option to turn it on.
  5. When prompted with a warning message, click Yes.


1. Installing the PVR IPTV Simple Client

The PVR IPTV Simple Client is an essential add-on that allows you to integrate IPTV services with Kodi.

1-1) – Launch your Kodi application. and click on the Settings gear icon again.

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1-2) – Go to Add-ons.

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1-3) – Select Install from repository

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1-4) – Choose All repositories

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1-5) – scroll down and select PVR clients.

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1-6) – scroll down and select PVR IPTV Simple Client.

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1-7) – The addon’s dashboard will open. Select Install.

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1-8) – Click OK to install the necessary supporting addons.

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1-9) – PVR IPTV Simple Client will start downloading

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2. Configuring the PVR IPTV Simple Client

Once the PVR IPTV Simple Client is installed, you need to configure it to connect to your IPTV service.

2-1) – On the same screen, select PVR IPTV Simple Client.

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2-2) – On the dashboard of the addon, select Configure.

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2-3) – go to the General tab.

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2-4) – Scroll down and select M3U playlist URL.

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2-5) – If you have an M3U playlist Paste the link here, if you don’t have a provider yet, contact us

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2-6) – Click on the OK button.

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2-7) – Exit and then restart your Kodi application. After restarting, PVR IPTV Simple Client will launch automatically. The PVR addon will start loading the content from your M3U playlist. Wait for the addon to finish importing the content.

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Adding the EPG URL (Optional)

  1. Go to the EPG Settings tab.
  2. Select XMLTV URL.
  3. Enter the EPG URL provided by your IPTV service. This URL provides the electronic program guide for the channels.
  4. Click OK.
you can use other third-party add-ons to watch IPTV on KODI, check out this article for detailed instructions on how to watch iptv on KODI

Enjoying IPTV on Kodi

Once the channels are loaded, you can browse through them and start watching live TV. Navigate to TV from the Home Screen, and you will see a list of channels. Select any channel to start streaming.


Installing IPTV on Kodi is a straightforward process that can vastly enhance your streaming experience. By following this guide, you can easily set up IPTV on Kodi and enjoy a wide range of live TV channels from around the world. Happy streaming!


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