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(May 2020) Guide on How to Install Working Venom Addon on Kodi Leia & Krypton

Author by Oswald

Update on May 22, 2020

Kodi Venom is a great addon on Kodi to watch high quality movie and TV shows without too much buffering. In this guide, I’ll show you the detailed steps on how to install working Venom Addon on Kodi Leia & Krypton in 2020.

What is Kodi?

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?

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.

Part 1. What is Kodi Venom Addon?

Kodi VenomKodi Venom

Kodi Venom is one of the best Kodi addons in 20200. Venom is a movie & TV show addon that works exactly like Exodus, grabbing high-quality media stream on the internet for users without cost - and Venom does so efficiently.

What’s more, Venom specially features auto playback, meaning users don’t have to individually pick sources while watching, Venom will automatically decide what’s on next. All in all, Venom is a great addon that movie lovers should totally have a try.

Part 2. How to Install Working Venom Addon on Kodi Leia & Krypton

Add-on name: Venom

Repo Name: Venom Repo

The Latest Working Source URL:

Media source naming: venom

Before starting,

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

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

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. Double 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 venom. 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 venom

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 venom we just added to Kodi.

Click on the source venom

Step 11. Click on the file within.

Click on the .zip file within

Step 12. Wait until you can see a message pops up on the upper-right side saying Venom Repo Add-on installed. Then click Install from repository from this page.

· If you fail to install from repository and receive an error message “could not connect to repository”: Check if there’s any typo of the URL in step 5; check your network connection; and update your Kodi to the latest version to fix that issue.

Venom Repo Add-on installed

Step 13. Select Venom Repository.

Select Venom Repository

Step 14. Then add addon to Kodi from repository. Click Video add-ons. Within Video add-ons category, select Venom within.

Select Venom within Video addons category

Step 15. Then click install from the lower-right side.

Click Install

Step 16. Click OK to allow installing additional dependencies and add-ons when a dialog pops up.

Install dependencies

Step 17. Wait till you can see the message Venom Add-on installed pops up. Enjoy your Venom!

Venom installed

Part 3. How to Configure Real-Debrid for Venom

Real-Debrid is a service with which you integrate Kodi to acquire faster internet stream downloads for buffering-free video playback. To get started, go to to sign up for a free account, if you haven’t had one already.

· Here’s a post where you can learn more about Real-Debrid.

Step 1. Go to Add-ons > Video add-ons, open Venom

Open Venom

Step 2. Click on Tools.

Click on Tools

Step 3. From the bottom of the option list, click on ResolveURL Settings.

Click on ResolveURL Settings

Step 4. From the Universal Resolvers tab, you can see there are multiple service that Venom supports, scroll down until you find Real-Debrid. Then click (Re)Authorize My Account from Real-Debrid section.

Click (Re)Authorize My Account from Real-Debrid

Step 5. A small window will pop up with an authorization code automatically generated, do not click Cancel now. Note that it’s a temporary code that expires shortly, so we better hurry.

Real Debrid authorization code generated

Step 6. Visit with your browser, enter the authorization code into the box exactly. Check if there’s any typo! Then Real-Debrid will ask you to login, if you haven't.

Enter the authorization code

Step 7. You can now set an identifiable name for your current device, like Android TV living room and close this webpage.

Set an identifiable name for your device

Step 8. It’s done! Real-Debrid is now fully setuped on your Venom Kodi addon.

Setup complete

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