This article will provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to install The Locutus Kodi Addon.
Is Locutus Kodi Add-on safe to use? Is Locutus legal? How do I install Locutus Kodi Addon? I will cover these questions and more in this guide.
The steps apply to any Kodi device, including the Amazon FireStick, Firestick Lite, Fire TV’s, Fire TV cube, Android Boxes, and your smartphone, to name a few.
Locutus is a Kodi addon that provides access to a large number of movies and television shows.
Locutus only supports premium links hosted by Real-Debrid and Premiumize. This means that you will need to subscribe to one of these services on a premium basis.
I recommend pairing this add-on with your premium Real-Debrid account for the best streaming experience.
We have a comprehensive guide on how to install and use Real-Debrid.
Locutus is included in our list of the Best Kodi Addons.
- 1 How to install Locutus addon on Kodi
- 2 How Do You Use Locutus Kodi Add-on?
- 3 Locutus Kodi Addon on Firestick – Is It Legal and Safe?
- 4 Locutus Kodi Add-On Frequently Asked Questions
- 5 Final Thoughts on How to Install and Use Locutus Kodi Add-on
How to install Locutus addon on Kodi
The steps below detail the Locutus addon installation process.
Before we begin installing the Locutus addon, you must first enable the unknown sources within Kodi.
Enable the Unknown Sources
Since Locutus is not included in the official Kodi Add-on repository and is a third-party add-on for Kodi, you must install it. To accomplish this, you must enable Unknown Sources in Kodi.
Please keep in mind that Locutus is a safe addon.
Follow the Steps To Enable the Unknown Sources Security Option:
Navigate to the Settings section of your Kodi app. You can find this on the Kodi Home Screen.
In the next window, click System.
In the left section, click Add-ons.
If Unknown Sources is disabled, click to turn it on. If it is on, then ignore this step.
A warning message will appear. Click Yes.
You may now proceed to the following section and Install the Locutus addon.
Locutus Kodi Addon Installation Steps
Navigate to the Settings section of the Kodi main screen.
Open the File Manager.
Double Click Add Source.
On the keyboard shown, enter the URL: http://diamondbuild.xyz/
Verify that you entered the path correctly.
Please Note: The link referenced is the Add-Ons official URL. FireStickVpnKodi is not affiliated with the developer and does not own or operate any streaming websites, services, apps, or Builds.
Highlight the box where it says ‘Enter a name for this media source,’ add a name for this media source, enter any name of your choice.
For this illustration, I chose ruby
After entering the source name, click ‘OK.’
The Add-on has now been added to your Kodi File Manager. Return to the Kodi main screen. You can do this by pressing the back key several times.
Once back at the Kodi main screen:
Kodi 18 Leia users select settings.
Kodi 17.6 USERS ONLY: If you are a Kodi 17.6 user, ignore the click settings step and click Add-ons.
Kodi 18 Leia users click Add-ons.
KODI 17.6 USERS ONLY: Kodi 17.6 users select the small box in the top left corner.
Choose the option Install from zip file.
You will see a warning popup; click yes.
A popup will appear; click the name you added previously. I chose Nix
Open the zip file shown: repository.Diamond-Wizard-Repo
The file version may be slightly different from the one shown, as your file may have been updated.
The Add-on will install; the installation of the Diamond Build Repository could take a few minutes.
You will notice a notification in the top right-hand corner of the screen when the Locutus has been installed.
Install Locutus Kodi Addon
Select Install From Repository.
Select the Repository you installed: Diamond Build Repository .
Select: Video Add-ons.
Locutus add-on will now be displayed for selection. Click Locutus addon.
Click on the Install button on the bottom right-hand side of your screen.
If you see an additional prompt, press OK. Note: Only Kodi 18 Leia users will see this prompt.
The Add-on Installation will take approximately two to three minutes. A box with the words ‘Locutus Add-on Installed’ will appear. When this occurs, the installation is complete.
You’ve now successfully installed the Locutus Kodi Addon. Return to the Kodi Home Screen, and you can launch Locutus.
How Do You Use Locutus Kodi Add-on?
Locutus will not work without Real Debrid.
You can read our guide on how to set up Real Debrid on Kodi.
To gain access to Locutus, follow these steps:
From Kodi’s main screen, select Add-ons, Video add-ons.
When the Locutus icon appears, click it.
Below is the home screen of the Locutus addon:
1-Click Movies, Movies, TV Shows, Kids, YouTube Theater are the categories that contain the streaming content in the main window of the add-on.
Locutus Kodi Addon on Firestick – Is It Legal and Safe?
Is Locutus safe to use? Is it legal to use the Locutus Kodi Addon?
Locutus isn’t listed in Kodi’s official repository, which is usually a red flag. Since this add-on is not available via the official Kodi repository, it must be installed via an external provider, as demonstrated in the steps above.
Locutus is a video addon found in the Diamond Build Repository, that works with Kodi 19 Matrix. This add-on features an attractive interface and an abundance of high-quality links.
Is Locutus a Safe Kodi Addon to Use?
Before installing the Locutus Kodi Add-on, run a VirusTotal scan on their repository URL.
When we scanned the Diamond Build Repository URL, VirusTotal detected no suspicious files or malware.
Kodi warns us that these 3rd party add-ons will have access to personal data on our device during setup. You can use a VPN to protect yourself when streaming content from this unverified 3rd party add-on.
Locutus Kodi Add-On Frequently Asked Questions
Can the Locutus Kodi Addon Be Installed On Firestick?
Sure. The steps in this tutorial were created using the Amazon Firestick.
How Are Kodi add-on’s and Kodi repositories Different?
A repository is a folder that contains numerous Kodi addons and more.
Typically, you must install a repository before installing a Kodi addon or build.
How Do Kodi add-ons and Kodi Builds Differ?
Consider a Kodi build to be an assortment of the best add-ons, repositories, and customized skin that you can install in a single click.
Should A VPN Be Used With The Locutus Kodi Addon?
When installing any third-party Kodi addons or repositories, it is always recommended to use a VPN such as ExpressVPN. This will ensure your anonymity and privacy while streaming.
Final Thoughts on How to Install and Use Locutus Kodi Add-on
That concludes our discussion of the Locutus Kodi addon.
This addon requires that you use Real Debrid (or another premium link generator) to generate working streams.
Additionally, because it utilizes Real Debrid, you can be assured of receiving high-quality links.
You can use Locutus to watch movies, shows, and much more. Don’t be afraid to give it a try!
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