Stream to Emby through Kodi

Ac­cess your Emby me­dia on your PC, Mac, Rasp­berry Pi or An­droid de­vice with the help of Kodi

Linux Format - - STREAM IT! -

In­stall the add-on

Open Kodi, then nav­i­gate to Sys­tem>File man­ager and dou­ble-click Add source. En­ter http://kodi.emby.me­dia into the <none> field, name the source Emby and click OK. Now browse to Sys­tem>Set­tings>Ad­dons>In­stall from zip file and se­lect Emby>repos­i­tory.emby.kodi-1.0.3.zip. Fi­nally, se­lect In­stall from Repos­i­tory>Kodi Emby Ad­dOns>Video add-ons>Emby.

Con­fig­ure the add-on

Click In­stall. Af­ter in­stal­la­tion, Emby will at­tempt to de­tect your server – se­lect it fol­lowed by your user­name, then in­stall the add-on to con­trol play­book. Choose whether or not to en­able mu­sic, and tap Yes to en­able di­rect stream­ing should you need ac­cess out­side of your home. Once done, click the add-on and choose Con­fig­ure to edit set­tings – Sync Op­tions is a good place to start.

Add a skin

While the add-on syncs your li­brary, tap OK fol­lowed by the Home but­ton. Browse your Emby li­braries via the Video or Mu­sic Add-ons menu – tap Emby to browse and ac­cess your me­dia. Don’t like the look? Go to Sys­tem>Set­tings>Ad­dons>In­stall from repos­i­tory>Kodi Add-on repos­i­tory> Skins and choose a dif­fer­ent look, such as Arc­tic Ze­phyr.

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