How to Disable Auto-Update in Kodi

How to Disable Auto-Update in Kodi


Here is a quickie on How to Disable Auto-Update in Kodi. Why would you do this?


Hello again, Why would you wont to Disable Auto-Update?,.. there could be numerous reasons why we would Disable the Auto-update and basically it is down to personal preference,so for those who choose to Disable Auto-Update and don’t know how to then here is how.

First lets go to System/Settings.


Then we go to Add-ons


then we need to click the “Sticky out Arrow” on the left hand side of the screen.


That in turn will pull out a side menu.

How to Disable Auto-Update in Kodi

And there you will see Auto-Update and it will show you that it is On.

If you click on that section you will be able to change How the Up-Dates come through on your Box/Machine.

If yo change it to Notify.


Then from then on you will not get Updated on an automatic basis.

You can then have the option to update any Add-On that you require.

To do this you need to go to Settings/System,




Then near the top you will see Available Updates.

How to Disable Auto-Update in Kodi

Click that and in there you will see everything that needs to be Up-Dated (If you wish to Up-Date)Just click on “Up-date”


Just click on which Add-On you wish to up date and you get an option on what you wish to do with that Add-On.

How to Disable Auto-Update in Kodi

Click on the Up-Date.

And you will be Bang Up-To-Date.

Thats it Peeps,Hope this was useful to some of you and gets you out of trouble in certain situations.

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