The following guide will provide you with instructions on how to install the TVTap Kodi addon for Firestick, Fire TV, and Android TV Boxes.
As of this writing, the TVTap Kodi addon provides Live TV categories such as News, Sports, Entertainment, Kids, Movies, Music, and more.
For these reasons and more, we have included TVTap in our Best Kodi Live TV Addons list.
There is also an APK version of TVTap, which is a free IPTV application. For more information on that refer to our tutorial below.
Note: When installing the TVTap Kodi addon, you may encounter a Failed Dependency Error. To prevent this we suggest installing another video addon within the same repository such as The USS Defiant.
Use the following guide to install the TVTap Kodi addon to your Kodi device.TROYPOINT Tip: You should always use a VPN to protect your identity and security when streaming free movies and TV shows with third party Kodi addons/builds such as this.
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How to Install TVTap Kodi Addon
Click the Settings icon.
Hover over to the Add-ons menu item and toggle Unknown sources to the right.
Go back to the System page.
Click File Manager.
Click Add source.
Enter the path for the media location by typing the following URL exactly as shown here: http://repo.rubyjewelwizard.com/
Enter a name for the media source. In this example, “Diamond” is used but you may choose other names that will help you identify this source. Then click OK.
Go back to the System page and click Add-ons.
Click Install from zip file.
Select the name of the media source that you typed in. In this example, “Diamond” is selected.
Select the zip file URL – repository.Diamond-Wizard-Repo-4.1.zip
Once installed, a notification message will be displayed.
Click Install from repository.
Click Diamond Build Repo
Click Video add-ons.
Select 7of9 live (TVtap)
Wait for the installation to be completed. Once installed, a notification message will be displayed.
Go back to the Kodi main page and click Add-ons.
Choose Video add-ons.
Click 7of9 live (TVtap) to launch the addon.
That’s it! The TVTap Kodi addon is now successfully installed!
TVTap Kodi Addon Details & Description
Overall, the TVTap Kodi addon works great for providing free live television options, however many of the links provided are only in SD quality.
As mentioned previously, this addon includes several categories for Live TV streaming with the most popular U.S. channels available.
For more reliable and HD quality Live TV streaming, TROYPOINT suggests an IPTV Service. Refer to our IPTV Guide below.
If you are looking for other Kodi add-ons that contain TV Shows and Movies, you may also check out our Best Kodi Addons list below for more selections.
After testing on the Amazon FireStick 4K, TVTap is a great Live TV Kodi addon that should also work very well on other popular streaming devices.
Give the updated TVTap Kodi addon a try today!
Protect Yourself With A VPN When Using This TechnologyMost cord-cutters use a VPN to hide their Internet activity while streaming movies, TV shows, and live channels.
If you aren’t using a VPN when accessing free or low-cost media, your Internet Service Provider, government, hackers, and app developers can log everything that you do online through your visible IP Address.
Your current IP Address is 188.8.131.52
The most popular VPN among cord-cutters is IPVanish due to their blazing fast speeds and zero log policy.
Its important to use a VPN that is fast since we are streaming large HD files. Its also crucial to find one that keeps no logs of what their subscribers access while online.
Setting up IPVanish VPN on your streaming device is simple!
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Step 2 – Hover over the search icon on your Firestick, Fire TV, or Fire TV Cube and type in “Ipvanish”
You may also find the IPVanish App in the Google Play Store for those of you who are using Android TV Boxes, phones, and tablets.
Step 3 – Click the IPVanish VPN option that appears.
Step 4 – Click the IPVanish icon under Apps & Games.
Step 5 – Click Download.
Step 6 – Click Open.
Step 7 – Enter your username and password to login. Your username is the email that you used to register for IPVanish service with and your password is automatically generated and emailed to you.
Step 8 – Click Connect button.
Step 9 – Click OK for Connection request if it appears.
Step 10 – You will notice that your IP Address changes along with location of connection. You are now operating anonymously through your device.
Click the Home Button on your remote and the VPN will remain running in the background.
Congratulations! You are now protected by a VPN which means everything that you stream or access through your Firestick or Android TV Box is hidden from the rest of the world.
If you ever need to stop the VPN service, simply re-launch the application and click the DISCONNECT button.
TVTap Kodi Addon FAQ
Is this Kodi Add-on legal?
Yes. It is not illegal to install and use this Kodi add-on. However, what you access after you have installed this add-on may be illegal. Always use a VPN as outlined on this page so you can use Kodi add-ons anonymously.
Should I use a VPN with this Kodi addon?
A VPN such as IPVanish is always encouraged when installing any 3rd party Kodi addons and repositories. This will ensure your privacy and anonymity when streaming.
Can this Kodi addon be installed on firestick?
Yes. Follow the step-by-step instructions above. This tutorial was done using an Amazon Firestick 4K.
What's the difference between a Kodi addon and a Kodi repository?
A repository is a file that stores numerous Kodi addons and more for installation. Usually you are required to install a repository to install a Kodi addon or build.
What's the difference between a Kodi addon and a Kodi build?
You can think of a Kodi build as a bundle of the best add-ons, repositories, and a customized skin that you can install with one click.