This easy step-by-step guide walks you through how to change Kodi skin quickly and easily.  This changes your Kodi set-up’s appearance by changing the skin. Many skins are readily available through Kodi; however, there are specific mods of some of these skins that have to be downloaded manually and installed as a zip file.

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Steps to Change Kodi Skin on Kodi Jarvis

  1. Launch Kodi
  2. Choose SYSTEM
  3. Then choose Appearance
  4. Choose Skin > Skin

The next screen will be displaying your current skin. However, if you haven’t installed any skin, you most likely will see the default Confluence skin.
To get skins added to your device, choose Get More.
The upcoming screen will display all the available skins
If you have a particular skin in mind, scroll down and choose it. If you, however, have no idea of your choice of skin, you can explore them and see how they look.

For this walkthrough, we’ll implement the Amber skin
Skin begins to download and install at this point.
When skin is done installing, you would be faced with the option of switching to the new skin, choose YES
The new skin has now been installed and applied

To further tweak Kodi skin appearance go to:

  • System > Settings > Appearance > Skin > Settings

on this page, you can tweak what appears on the homepage, execute background changes, create a custom-fitted menu and many more.

How to Change Kodi Skin on Kodi Krypton / Leia

  1. Launch Kodi
  2. Choose Settings
  3. Then choose Interface settings
  4. Choose Skin > Skin
  5. Choose Get more…

At this point, a list of available skins will display

Run through the list and select a skin of your choosing. Sadly, there are no previews so you cannot tell how a skin would look until it is installed. Alternatively, you could carry out an image search to view what skin looks before installing

  • Skin begins to install at this point.
  • Choose Yes to keep changes.
  • Your skin will be installed at this point

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