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Old 10-29-2017, 09:46 PM
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I just installed Kodi on my winblows 10 laptop. I added Covenant for movies and TV.

I can watch movies on my laptop but prefer casting to my large screen lcd tv.

I have chrimecas6 ..

How do i get kodi to cast to my TV?
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You can't. The app has to have the functionality built into it, like Chrome. That being said if you're liking the Kodi experience, android boxes for your TV can be had as low as $39, though I wouldn't recommend spending that little. But halfway decent ones are available for under $100. They'd plug into your TV directly bypassing the PC.

I did come across this, which essentially tricks Kodi into playing the stream in Chrome on a windows PC, from there you can cast to the Chromecast. I haven't tested this though.

http://kodichromecast.com/stream-kod...he-chromecast/
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There are also some very able windows 10 media boxes which can be hooked up to your TV though HDMI, and are Kodi comparable. A couple come to mind by minix and azulle, might actually try the azulle byte3 which releases this month
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There's a way to cast your desktop to the Chromecast, was able to do this on an older chromecast.

https://support.google.com/chromecas...28332?hl=en-CA
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I have a mac mini hooked up to my TV for Kodi.

How is Covenant working for you? I find have to switch between that, Genesis reborn and Exodus. And the change is sometimes within that day.

I have Traktv so all my shows and movies are saved from add-on to add-on, but flipping is becoming a pain.

I know, first world problems bitching about free illegal streaming. LOL
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Kodi cannot be streamed from windows 10 pc... or i cannot figure out how :)

Bought a kodi bix .. installed 1channel... not bad but i fund it difficult to i stall other add o s like exodus.. just 2 many steps snd its confusing.. especially since i am very near sighted
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I previously replied to this thread recommending cheap android boxes for Kodi. I have to pull that recommendation at this point as Kodi has become more and more difficult. No streams available and the constantly having to download new add-ons in an attempt to find one that's working only to have it die as soon as the YouTubers like Soloman cover it.

For some separate APKs like TeaTV have been the solution but many of those are completely filled with ads, or difficult to navigate. I have yet to find an easy, recommendable solution which remains stable for more than a week.

If anyone has something they think is worth trying let me know.
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Kodi cannot be streamed from windows 10 pc... or i cannot figure out how :)

Bought a kodi bix .. installed 1channel... not bad but i fund it difficult to i stall other add o s like exodus.. just 2 many steps snd its confusing.. especially since i am very near sighted
Might want check out DocSquiffy.com, lots of install guides.
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I was using Genesis Reborn for a while, but have switched to Neptune Rising for video. I haven't had any problems at all.
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