This quick tutorial will show you how to update Kodi on Windows. This is a simple process that will only take a few minutes and you will preserve your Kodi addons, skin, and settings that you have already setup.
You will find written directions below on how to update Kodi on Windows and you will also find a video with more detailed information. I strongly suggest that you view the video to ensure that you don’t miss any steps.
How To Update Kodi On Windows Steps
The current stable release for Windows is Kodi 18.6 Leia. The process in the video is updating to Kodi 16.1 but the same steps will work when updating to Kodi 18.6.
- Close Kodi on your Windows device.
- Go to www.kodi.tv/download and download the most recent Windows installer for Kodi.
- After the new version of Kodi has been downloaded, launch the .exe file.
- Go through each of the Kodi installation screens. When you do this, you should get a message that your current Kodi files will be overwritten. This is a good thing and you will want to proceed.
- After Windows has successfully installed the Kodi update, launch Kodi and ensure that all of your addons, skins, and settings are intact.
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