This short tutorial shows you how to install Kodi Ubuntu 16.04 (STABLE).  Use the Terminal commands below to quickly install Kodi in Ubuntu Linux.  See below for instructions on installing and upgrading Kodi in Ubuntu:

Install Kodi Ubuntu 16.04

  • Enter the following commands into your Terminal in Ubuntu (press Ctrl+Alt+T to open Terminal):
  • sudo apt-get install software-properties-common
  • sudo add-apt-repository ppa:team-xbmc/ppa
  • sudo apt-get update
  • sudo apt-get install kodi

How to Update Kodi on Ubuntu

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To update Kodi in Ubuntu, simply enter a few Terminal commands and let Linux update Kodi for you using Linux’s built-in Aptitude software updater.

  • In the terminal, type the following commands to Upgrade / Update Kodi in Ubuntu Linux:
  • sudo apt-get update
  • sudo apt-get upgrade

Install TV Addons in Ubuntu Kodi

After you install Kodi in Ubuntu, make sure to install some great TV Addons:

  • Use our How to Install TV Addons VIDEO tutorial to install the best TVAddons as you would with any other operating system

Kodi Ubuntu Repository Links

To install development builds of Kodi, we have a few links below with Nightly builds and Beta versions of Kodi for Ubuntu Linux: