Kodi program remote control browser
remote control browser

remote control browser

Provider: Chad Parry

Type: program

Version: 1.4.2

Views: 570

Browse websites with a remote control

Addon Disclaimer

The experience will be degraded unless these external dependencies are installed: “psutil”, “pulsectl”, “pyalsaaudio”, “pylirc2”, and “Pillow”. Another helpful utility is “unclutter”, which automatically hides the mouse pointer. (On a Debian-based system, run “sudo apt-get install -y python-pip python-psutil python-alsaaudio python-pylirc python-pil unclutter && sudo pip install pulsectl”). Finally, a theme with a large mouse pointer will improve pointer visibility, (e.g., https://www.gnome-look.org/p/999574/).

Addon Description

The most powerful way to access content on Netflix and YouTube and Amazon Instant Video would be a web browser, if web browsers provided good native support for a 10-foot user interface. This add-on launches a browser and connects the arrow buttons on the remote control to the mouse pointer. This is the most user-friendly way to consume online content without needing a wireless keyboard.

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How To Install

To install remote control browser directly from zip file

  1. Download the addon.
  2. Open up Kodi and navigate into Add-ons.
  3. Click the open box icon (above the side-menu).
  4. Select Install from zip file.
    • If this is the first addon you install, Kodi will warn you about installing addons from "unknown sources" for security reasons - it's your call.
    • In any case, Kodi will warn you, you may not get auto-updates for this addon.
  5. Navigate into the location where you've downloaded the addon to and select it to Install.

* An alternative method to install remote control browser from a repository can be found here. Repository information can be found below.

Additional Information

Updated: March 03, 2020

In Repositories:

Kodi Add-on repository

Platform: linux osx

License: GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE. Version 2, June 1991

Depends On:

xbmc.python (>= 2.24.0)

BeautifulSoup4 (>= 4.3.2)

Python Image Library (>= 1.1.7)

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