Colon Key in Kodi Missing – How to Locate For Repository URL Install

colon key in kodi missing

The following instructional guide will show you How to Locate the missing Colon Key in Kodi.

This is pertinent when installing Kodi Addons and Builds with a Repository URL.

Since the latest version update to Kodi 19.4, many users have noticed that the colon key is no longer in the main keypad when entering URLs.

However, you can still find the colon key with just one click to add any Kodi Repository you prefer.

This is important for those of us who use Kodi on Firestick & Fire TV devices and must manually enter these URLs.

Follow the guide below that will show you How to Locate the Missing Colon Key in Kodi.

How to Locate Colon Key in Kodi 19.4

1. When you open the File Manager to Add Source you will notice the Colon Key is not shown in the main keypad.

2. However, we can still find the Colon Key by selecting the CAPS/LOCK button at the bottom of the keyboard.


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caps/lock button

3. Move up to find and select the Colon Key.

select colon in kodi

4. We must use the Colon Key for any Repository URL we enter.

https: colon key kodi

5. You can now continue entering the Repo URL for addon/build installation.

continue with repo url

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6 thoughts on “Colon Key in Kodi Missing – How to Locate For Repository URL Install”

  1. My Kodi 19.4 doesn’t seem to work , I get messages like “O Auth token is required for access- An Oauth go to settings.

    Also when trying to access movies an error message comes up.

    Is there a fix ? Thanks in advance.

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