How to install Kodi Krypton on a Laptop in 2017


Installing Kodi on a Laptop

Installing Kodi on a Laptop is an idential process to just installing the Kodi platform on a PC or Mac. However you’re installing it on a more portable device. Kodi will run great on most Laptops, as they are usually much faster than other popular Kodi devices such as the Amazon Fire Stick or Raspberry Pi. In this guide, we’ll give you some quick installation instructions for installing Kodi on both Windows & Mac OS.

Before we Start

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  • Mask your IP Address & Hide your streaming habits.
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How to install Kodi on a Laptop

  1. From your Laptop, head to the following URL:
  2. Scroll down and select the version of Kodi that is appropriate to your system, whether it be Windows, Linux or Mac OS. Choose the ‘Release’ version and ‘Installer’.
  3. Run through the installation process to install the latest version of Kodi (Krypton 17.4) onto your System. When you’re running through the installation process, you’re fine to just keep pressing the ‘Next’ button.

Kodi will now be installed on your Laptop and ready to use.

Image instructions

Choose what OS you want to install Kodi on for your Laptop. Windows, Mac OS or Linux
Choose the Operating System that your Laptop Runs to install Kodi on.

Run through the setup to install the latest Kodi Krypton on your laptop
Run through the installation process

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