How to watch Netflix, HBO or Disney+ through Kodi


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If you wanted, you could just use Kodi to play whatever content you want to watch or listen to. Previously, we showed you how to watch DTT from Kodi to watch live TV channels. Now we will explain how you can watch Netflix, HBO, Disney+ and other streaming services on Kodi. If your television does not include any of the apps of these services, this may be the solution you are looking for. It is not complicated to apply and it is totally legal.

From Kodi you can reproduce the content of any streaming platform in maximum quality, take screenshots, customize subtitles, and much more. So even if you have the official apps, you should still try streaming Netflix, HBO and Disney+ through Kodi. Let’s go there…

How to install Netflix, HBO or Disney+ on Kodi

Kodi is available for Windows PC, Android, Android TV, Raspberry Pi, Linux, macOS, iOS, and tvOS. The steps to follow to watch Netflix, HBO or Disney + are basically the same on all platforms. Here are the links to download it on the device you use:

Download | Kodi for any platform


Do you already have Kodi installed? So do the following to install your favorite streaming platform on Kodi:

  • open the kodi apps.
  • Touch the icon of the gear wheel to enter the settings.
  • Choose File Browser.
  • press on add source.
  • A window will appear where you must click on “None” and then enter:
  • Under “Enter a name for this content source” type the following: slyguy
  • Finally, click on okay.
  • Now, go back to the main settings menu and click on Add-ons.
  • Enter in Install from a .zip file. Enable installation from unknown sources when prompted.
  • Choose slyguy and then select the file Immediately, you will see a notification that the add-on has been installed.
  • Go back and now go into the option Install from repository.
  • Next, click on slyguy repository.
  • Then press on video add-ons.
  • At this time, you have to manually install each of the platforms stream you want to watch (Disney+, HBO, Netflix, etc.). To do this, do the following:
    • Find the platform in the list of add-ons and select it.
    • Then tap on Install.
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Ready! Once the applications of the streaming platforms are installed in Kodi, you will be able to start watching their content, as long as you have a subscription to the respective services.

How to watch Netflix, HBO or Disney+ through Kodi

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Before you start watching Netflix, HBO, or Disney+ through Kodi, we recommend that you do the following:

  • go to Settings > Add-ons.
  • Choose the streaming service add-on that you installed
  • Click on Set up.
  • Enter the section Advanced.
  • press on (Re)install Widevine CDM.
  • They will ask you to install Inputstream Adaptive. Accept by clicking Yes.
  • Lastly, select the newest version of Widevine CDM (the one that says “LATEST” in green).
  • Go back to the Kodi home screen and tap the power button to then choose Restart (the system will reboot).

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That’s it! Now, you can go to Add-ons from the main interface of Kodi and select the streaming platform you want to watch. You will be asked for an email and password for the account. that you will use to view the content and that’s it. You will be able to watch HBO, Disney+, Netflix or others through Kodi as if you were using the official app.