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Cy4root Repository: Reviews & Installation Guide & Latest Working URL

Author by Oswald

Updated on July 6, 2023

Looking for a good choice for movies, TV shows, playlist and more on Kodi? Here comes Cy4root Repository. Cy4root is working perfectly and serving up fabulous contents as of this writing. In the following, you'll learn from the detailed guide on how to install Cy4root repository on Kodi.

I'll demonstrate the installation on Kodi Leia 18.9, this installation guide applies to all compatible devices including Amazon Firestick, Fire TV, Android & iOS, Mac, Android TV, Android Boxes, etc.

Part 1. What is Cy4root Repository

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Continually updated by Cy4root group, Cy4root repository, one of the best Kodi repositories, has functioned well and steady for quite a long time. Speaking of a rock-solid choice for a Kodi addon repository, Cy4root repository undoubtedly stands out from many fragile counterparts.

For the best in viewing enjoyment, not only many terrific Cy4root developed addons including Uranus (fork from Neptune Rising), Laplaza, Descent, etc. Cy4root repository contains also a large collection of featured video & music addons including the well-known Covenant addon. For any Kodi users,  Cy4root is definitely a go-to-repo. Now, let me step-by-step show you how to install it on your Kodi.

Repository Info

Repo name: cy4root Repository

The latest working source URL: and

Media source naming: cy4root or cy4root2

Major addons within:

· Addon repository: Covenant Repository, cy4root Repository, jsergio repo, Marcelveldt's BETA repository, OpenMeta Repository, Open Scrapers Repository, Orion Repository, universalscrapers-repository

· Video addons: TvTap, Clown's Replica, Uranus, SportZig, Laplaza, MirRoR V2 Video, Chucky Video, Descent, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, Covenant, f4mTester, FilmOn 360, Flixhat,, LiveStreamsPro, metalique, OpenMeta, Skin Helper Service Widgets, SportsDevil.

· Music addons: SportZig, Flixhat, Roon Control for Kodi, Skin Helper Service Widgets, Spotify, Squeezebox for Kodi

Disclaimer: This guide is for educational purposes only and should only be used to stream movies or TV shows under the public domain. WonderFox is in no way collaborated, affiliated with or hosting any Kodi add-ons, repositories or builds. We do not endorse or advocate copyright infringement, the end-user should be responsible for any content accessed via the services or apps referenced on this post.

Part 2. Step-by-step Guide on How to Install The Latest Working Cy4root Repository on Kodi

Before starting,

· For new users, install Kodi on your device to get started.

· Since Kodi prohibits the installation of third-party addons/repos by default for security issues, we need to set Kodi to allow installation from unknown sources to go on.

· Update Kodi to the latest version to avoid potential issues. .

Step 1. Launch Kodi. Click on the cog icon from the upper side of the left panel to enter System.

Click on cog icon

Step 2. Click on File manager from System page.

Click on File manager

Step 3. Double click on Add source from the left column.

Double click on Add source

Step 4. Click on <None> from the box in the middle.

Click on None from the box in the middle

Step 5. In the pop-up box, copy & paste or type in exactly to the media location box, and hit OK button from the lower-right side.

Enter the path of media location

Step 6. Define a name for the media source we just added as cy4root2. Make sure all characters of the source name are lower-cases, or you might encounter a problem connecting to internet server later during installation. Then click OK underneath.

Name the media source cy4root

Step 7. Then get back to the main menu. Click on Add-ons from the left panel.

Click on Add-ons from the left panel

Step 8. Click on the box icon from the upper side of the left panel.

Click on the box icon

Step 9. Click Install from zip file.

Click Install from zip file

Step 10. Click on the media source cy4root2 we just added to Kodi.

Click on the source cy4root2

Step 11. Click on the file within.

Click on the zip file within

Step 12. Wait until you can see a message shows up on the upper-right side saying: cy4root Repository Add-on installed. That's it! Now you can explore Cy4root Repository. And by clicking on Install from repository from the current interface > cy4root Repository, you can install the addons within.

Cy4root Repo installed

Part 3. Step-by-step Guide on How to Install Addons on Kodi from Cy4root Repository

Step 1. Click on Install from repository from Add-on browser directory. (as snapshot above).

Click on Install from repository

Step 2. Click on cy4root Repository.

Click on cy4root Repository

Step 3. Go to the category as per the addon type you desire. Here I'll take installing metalique from Video add-ons as an instance, it's a browser used to browse The MovieDb, The TVDb, Trakt and pass info along to library or an addon. Click on Video add-ons.

Go to a category as per need

Step 4. Locate and select metalique.

Select metalique

Step 5. Click on Install from the lower-right side.

Click on Install from the lower-right side

Step 6. Click OK to install essential dependencies

Click OK to install essential dependencies

Step 7. Wait until you can see a message saying metalique addon installed pops up on the upper-right side. From now on, you can find the installed metalique addon from Add-ons > Video add-ons.

Addon installed


Now it's time to explore the fresh installed cy4root Repository, see what's in there, and install yourself some great video & music addons for enjoyment! If you have further questions or better ideas on Cy4root Repository, feel free to reach me by clicking on my name from the top of the page, next to my avatar. Have a good one.

Additional Reading: Common Kodi FAQs

· What is Kodi?

A: Kodi is a free and open-source media player software application developed by the XBMC Foundation. Kodi features a sleek option buttons layout, easy to navigate GUI (Graphical User Interface), wide scope of video format supported, and smooth video playback performance and the specialty in serving as a media library for Kodi users to manage their media collection. The best part of Kodi is that the numerous versatile Kodi addons that capture online media streams, to provide users with gorgeous audiovisual content without cost.

· What are Kodi Addons? Why Do I Need Addons for Kodi?

A: For those who don't know, the official Kodi version doesn't provide any content whatsoever. Unofficial Kodi versions, however, are not recommended to use since they might bring you malware and other risks. To explore the full potential of Kodi on the official version, installing addons for Kodi is an essential process. Kodi addons will pull media resources from network streams to create a free connection between Kodi and online media resources, thus we Kodi users get to enjoy free movies, live TV, live sports, TV shows, etc. without cost.

· What are Kodi Repositories?

A: Kodi repositories, Kodi repos in abbreviation, are containers like addon bundles that contain a set of featured addons. By installing a Kodi repository instead of individual Addons, the Addons are automatically updated when a new version is released. Kodi repositories come in the form of ZIP files or a source URL, and adding addons to Kodi is often based on the repo's installation.

· Can't understand the language of Kodi interface, or prefer another language instead of the default English?

A: Here you can learn how to change language in Kodi so that you can understand.

· I have some private media folders and add-ons that I don't want to be accessible by others, is there any way that I can encrypt Kodi?

A: Yes, here you can learn how to set a password for Kodi to protect your privacy.<

· What is the best maintenance addon on Kodi and how to install it?

A: Ares wizard is our highly recommended tool for Kodi maintenance, backup, tweaks. And it's perfectly working right now. Here you can learn how to install Ares Wizard for Kodi maintenance.

· My Kodi buffers a LOT during video playback, any fixes?

A: If there's nothing wrong with your network connection and bandwidth, and you're in no reason to be throttled by your Internet service provider, then Kodi buffering can very likely be boiled down to heavy cache. For smooth viewing enjoyment, learn how to clear Kodi cache in the simplest way, and this is also a possible fix to Failed to Install a Dependency Kodi issue.

· I received a message saying: “Couldn't retrieve directory information. This could be due to the network not being connected. Would you like to add it anyway?” when adding media source to Kodi, what gives?

A: The cause of that issue varies, here you can learn about some possible fixes for “Kodi unable to connect” error.

· Some of my Kodi addons are not working, how to remove them to free up my storage space?

A: The original repository or media source of installed addons will get blocked or shut down - happens all the time. To slim your Kodi, you should learn how to remove unnecessary and invalid addons.

· I once lost everything in my Kodi, don't want that happen again, any suggestion?

A: During the use of Kodi, we will inevitably run into a system crash or hardware failure and need to reinstall the system or Kodi. To avoid the loss of previously installed Kodi add-ons, customized settings and configuration, here's a great post for you to learn how to backup and restore Kodi.

· I've found a great addon on Github but I don't have its media source URL, how can I install it on Kodi from Github directly?

A: There's a practical addon called Git Browser that was developed for that, learn how to install Git Browser on Kodi.

· Suffering from playback issues like video buffering/stuttering, video can't play, video no sound, weird color display, etc. on Kodi default video player.

A: Find Kodi default media player somewhat unsatisfactory? Kodi can perfectly support almost any video player program as its external player, and adopting an external player for Kodi won't lose the marks on videos like “watched”. Learn from this guide on how to adopt an external media player for Kodi.

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