In this guide, I will demonstrate how to install Genesis addon on Kodi. You can use this method on FireStick and all other Kodi supported devices (including Mobiles, Computers, Raspberry Pi, etc.)
If you are an avid Kodi user, you must’ve used the Genesis back in the day as it was one of the best Kodi addons. Unfortunately, Genesis along with Exodus, Elysium and a bunch of other unofficial ones were shut down. Genesis was later revived, albeit briefly, and was rebranded as Genesis Reborn. Unfortunately, Genesis Reborn was also shut down. Thankfully, this Kodi addon is back and has the same name as before – Genesis. The addon offers an impressive collection of Movies & TV Shows. This on-demand provider uses the latest scrapers and gets you the best working links. It is good to see this addon back because so many of them have gone offline with the shut down of Supremacy and Maverick TV repos.
Note: Kodi Add-ons are like search engines and find the content you are looking for. These should not be used to stream copyright content which is unlawful. If found streaming illegal content, you could get into serious legal troubles.
How to Install Genesis Addon on Kodi
All Kodi 17.6 Krypton and Kodi 18 Leia users can follow this Step-by-Step guide to install the Genesis addon on Kodi.
Step 1: Launch Kodi and go to the gear icon (Settings Icon) in the top-left corner on the main screen.
Step 2. While in the Settings Menu, click System Settings > Add-ons. Now turn on “Unknown Sources” from the right-hand side options.
Step 3. It will open up a warning box. Click on “Yes” and go back to the Kodi Homescreen.
Step 4. Click “Settings” icon as shown in Step 1.
Step 5. From the Settings Menu page, click “File Manager” and then double-click on “Add Source”.
Step 6. Now click on “None”.
Step 7. Type http://kodiuk.tv/repo in the address bar.
Step 8. Now name the media source as kodiuk and click “OK”.
Step 9. Now get back to the Kodi Homescreen. Select Add-ons on the left side and click on the Package Installer Icon in the top left corner of the next screen.
Step 10. From the next menu, click “Install from Zip file” and then select kodiuk.
Step 11. From the next pop-up screen options, select “repository.kodiuktv-1.1.0.zip”. Note that the version number could change with future updates.
Step 12. Wait until you see the notification “KODIUKTV Repo Add-on installed”.
Step 13. Now refer Step 10 and this time select “Install from Repository” instead of Zip file.
Step 14. Select “KODIUKTV Repo”
Step 15. Select “Video Add-ons” followed by “Genesis”. Now click “Install” option.
Step 16. After you click “Install,” you should see a popup with the list of additional addons. Click OK. Now, wait for “Genesis Add-on Installed” notification in the top right corner of your screen.
Step 17. Now get back to Kodi home screen and click “Add-ons > Video Add-ons”. You’ll find Genesis addon on the right side. That’s it. Enjoy!!!
Before you start streaming with Kodi Addons / Builds, I would like to warn you that everything you stream on Kodi is visible to your ISP and Government. This means, streaming copyrighted content (free movies, TV shows, Sports) might get you into legal trouble.
Kodi users are strongly advised to connect a VPN while streaming. A VPN for Kodi will bypass ISP throttling, Government Surveillance, and geo-restriction on popular Add-ons. I always connect ExpressVPN on all my streaming devices and I suggest you do the same.
ExpressVPN is the fastest and most secure VPN. It comes with a 30-day money-back guarantee. Meaning, you can use it freely for the first 30-days and if you are not satisfied with the performance (which is highly unlikely), you can ask for the full refund.
NOTE: We do not encourage the violation of the copyright laws. But, what if you end up streaming content from an illegitimate source unintentionally? It is not always easy to tell the difference between a legit and illegal source.
So, before you start streaming on Kodi, here's how to get VPN protection in 3 simple steps.
Step 1: Get the ExpressVPN subscription HERE.
Step 2: Click HERE to download and install the ExpressVPN app on your device.
Step 3: Click the Power icon to connect a VPN server. That's all. Your connection is now secure with the fastest and best VPN for Kodi.
Cinema HD is also trending these days. If you want to give it a try, here is how to install Cinema APK on FireStick.
Kodi is no doubt a wonderful Open-source Media Player software. It allows you to access tons of videos, music, and other entertainment mediums with the help of Add-ons similar to Genesis.
If you are facing any issues while installing Genesis Kodi addon on FireStick or PC, comment below.
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