Here is how to enable unknown sources Kodi 17 Krypton. Should you worry about this option? and why Kodi added this on Krypton, find the answers.
Kodi has just released V17 Krypton in this early year. The version which millions worldwide has been waiting for. Well its not surprising, Kodi can be said as the best media player center around. Kodi is powerful, has a high compatibility for all devices and above all, its free.
As we know Kodi is just a media interface for content streaming (see what is Kodi?). From official, this is just a pure software with no content service offered. However, you can get countless entertainment content from third party add-ons. Those content may vary, including movies, music, pictures and games, either pirated or not.
Dozens of community are grown offering third party add-ons along with the rise in popularity of Kodi. However, the content offered, is not moderated by Kodi. That is why Kodi regularly associated with pirated content.
Although Kodi is not responsible for any content from third party, Kodi keeps trying to distance itself from violation of copyright, such as pirated movies, music etc. That is why on Kodi 17 Krypton you will find an extra menu on the setting, which is “Enable unknown sources”. This option come along with warning message
Should I worry about enabling unknown sources?
If you a regular user of android, you will find the similar message when allowing installation apk from external sources (not from google play store). If have jailbroke your own Iphone then have been in similar situation, why should worry?.
Well, if you think the message bit sound scary, you can minimize the risk by picking the most reliable add-ons around. Or even use only the service from default Kodi. But of course, you will miss the chance to get countless media content from third party such as Exodus
How to Enable Unknown Sources Kodi 17 Krypton
If you have considered and made up your mind to enable unknown sources for installing add-ons, here is how
- From the home page, click setting icon on the top-left
- Select System setting
- Select Add-ons. You will see Enable unknown sources option on the right tab. Click it to enable. A warning message will pop-up, click yes to start your third party add-on installation.
That is how to enable unknown sources Kodi 17 Krypton. With this, you are on your way to get countless great media content from third party add-ons.