YouTube is the popular streaming device used to watch all kind of media including movies, audios, pictures, TV shows and more. The service is easily accessible on the devices which have built-in web browser support. But, the dedicated application is available for Android mobiles/tablets, iPhone, iPad, Windows Phone, Roku, PlayStation and Xbox consoles. Now, Kodi users can also watch with the help of a dedicated addon. If you’re a regular user of Kodi, read further and know how to watch YouTube videos on Kodi.
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How to Install YouTube Kodi Addon?
With the help of the dedicated YouTube Kodi Addon, it is very easy to watch YouTube videos on Kodi. Moreover, you can download this addon from official Kodi repo.
Step 1: Open Kodi and click Addons menu located on the left panel.
Step 2: Click the package installer icon.
Step 3: Select the Install from Repository.
Step 4: Scroll down and select Video Addons.
(NOTE: If you have installed any third-party repositories, you need to choose Kodi Repository -> Video Addons)
Step 5: Again scroll down and select YouTube.
Step 6: On the info page, select Install to download the YouTube addon.
Step 7: YouTube requires additional dependencies to function correctly. Click OK to download them.
Related: How to watch Netflix on Kodi?
How to Setup YouTube on Kodi?
After installation, you need to configure the addon with your Google account to watch YouTube videos. Follow these steps to configure the YouTube Kodi addon.
Step 1: Launch the YouTube addon that you installed.
Step 2: On the home page, select Sign In.
Step 3: An activation link along with the 8-digit code will appear on the screen.
Step 4: Now, take your mobile or PC where you signed in your Google account.
Step 5: Open the Chrome browser and visit google.com/device.
Step 6: Enter the code displayed on the Kodi screen and click Next.
Step 7: Select the Google account that you want to sync.
Step 8: Tap Allow on the next screen to confirm the process.
Step 9: Once the account was synced, the YouTube Kodi addon will refresh automatically to display the videos. If not, restart the addon to watch the YouTube videos.
Related: How to Install YouTube TV on Apple TV
These are the steps required to watch YouTube videos on Kodi media player. With the help of this addon, you can watch all type of YouTube videos (movies, TV episodes, live TV, sports videos and many more) without any hassle.
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