Introduction: How to Run Kodi on Raspbian

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If you don't know how to run Kodi on Raspbian, or if you use NOOBS (New out-of-the-box software) to install Kodi, not anymore!


You will need:

The Raspbian operating system (available on NOOBS or at

Step 1: Step 1: Installing Kodi

Open up a new terminal window and type:

sudo apt-get install kodi-bin kodi

Then wait for the process to complete.

Step 2: Step 2: Launch

In the same terminal window, type:


Kodi will launch after the screen goes black.

Step 3: Step 3: Exit

If you want to exit, go to the power button and click it. Power options will be listed below. Select and click "Exit."

The screen will once again turn black, and then the Raspbian desktop will show back up.