[*Solved*] Kodi Addons Not Working on Kodi 18/18.2 Leia

Many users are complaining that Kodi Addons not working on Kodi Leia & Firestick, especially, the users who are using Kodi 18 are facing this issue mostly. Recently, the developers bring Kodi 18.2 version and most of the Kodi add-ons are not working with this updated version.

Many readers of our blog are commenting to fix this issue. Users are receiving a general message that “Kodi Addons not working” but it is very difficult to understand from this message that which add-ons are not performing properly. Even you do not recognize whether any problem is in settings, builds or any file.  So that we have decided to share a complete guide to fix this issue. If you are using Kodi 17.6 and Kodi 18 Leia, the same guide you may follow to fix “Kodi addons not working” problem.

Why Kodi Addons Not Working Issue Appears?


Kodi Addons Not Working

We can not blame any particular reason which is working behind this issue. There are several causes that are responsible for this. We have listed some causes here.

Kodi Repositories

A repository is a place where developers host Add-ons and builds. If you use builds, then several repositories are stored on Kodi. You may follow Add-ons > Add-on Browser > Install from repository this path to check how many repositories are listed. Multiple repositories provide the same Addon. So, when you install an Addon on your Kodi software, is it necessary you are getting it from its official repository. Installing Addon from an unofficial source may cause “Kodi Addons Not Working” issue.

Builds are not compatible with Kodi 18

Not only unofficial sources sometimes builds are not compatible with Kodi 18 or any other Kodi version and due to this reason, many users are also getting “Kodi Addons Not Working” issue.

Some Addons are not developed any more

There are some Addons like Elysium, Genesis etc. are not developed for a long time and developers are not providing support for it. If you store these kinds of add-ons on Kodi, there is a chance to face this issue. recently Exodus addon has been abandoned by its developers.

These are some common reason which may responsible for Kodi 18 addons not working issue.

How to Solve Kodi Addons Not Working 2019

Here are some simple steps to follow to fix this issue:

  1. Launch your Kodi software on your device and head to “Add-ons”.
  2. In the “Add-ons” page, you will see “Addon Browser” at the left side corner. Click on it.
  3. In the next screen, you need to select “video-addons.”
  4. All the video-addons which you have installed on Kodi will appear. You need to verify every addon whether it works. If you find “x” sign beside any addon, that means this addon is not working. Click on that and if you find any update option for that addon then update it. Else, “Enable” it

Wrapping UP

Here we have discussed a short method to fix Kodi Addons Not Working issue. Hope it will be beneficial for you. We have also shared best Kodi 18.2 add-ons that actually work, so check out this guide and enjoy best working addons for Kodi

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