What is a Pirate Box?
A Pirate Box is a computer that is setup to run XBMC/Kodi with custom addons installed that allows the user to quickly stream any TV Show or Movie for free.
-Computer with a video output that can hook up to your TV. Example: VGA, DVI to HDMI, or HDMI. Unless you are ok with watching on computer monitor.
-Compatible Operating System: Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, iOS, Fire TV, Apple TV, or Raspberry Pi. iOS Devices and Apple TV Devices need to be jailbroken to work.
-Speakers hooked up to streaming device or built-in speakers as you may not be able to pass audio to TV speakers.
-Fast enough internet to stream videos.
1. Download and install XBMC/Kodi for your operating system: http://kodi.tv/download/
(Note: They are changing name from XBMC to Kodi with new version release)
2. Download the latest version of the hubwizard plugin from here: http://fusion.tvaddons.ag/start-here/
3. Open up XBMC/Kodi. Go to System > Settings > Addons and select install from zip.
4. A window will popup asking you to find the hubwizard plugin we just downloaded.
5. Navigate to where you downloaded the plugin and select it, the plugin will now install.
6. Now go back to main screen in XBMC/Kodi and select Programs. Now select Config Wizard.
7. Choose your operating system and let it download, install, and configure your Pirate Box. Installation could take anywhere from 1 to 10 minutes.
8. Once completed, Exit the XBMC/Kodi program and restart it. Allow it to automatically download any updates. It should show notifications of any updates in the bottom right corner.
9. Go back to main screen and select Videos > Addons and pick an Addon. Exodus is the best addon currently.
You can also just install all of the Featured Addons from TVAddons.ag – They are the best hand picked addons for Kodi.
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You can also use their Addon Installer Plugin and install any addons you want within XBMC/Kodi.
Also, At some point, you’ll probably want to buy a wireless keyboard/mouse combo to easily operate the new pirate box. I suggest Logitech Wireless Touch Keyboard K400