Well for those of you who are like me and very new to the use of Trakt, this may just be of interest to you. Find our about Using the MyTrakt App on your iPhone and Kodi. It certainly has opened my eyes to what can be done using Trakt and made me realise just what it’s all about.
Of course to make the best of use of the App you will need an iPhone or iOS device before you can download it.
It can be found in the App Store, just search for MyTrakt, you will find it looks something like this.
OK, so first things first, I am completely new to Trakt and I am sure now having a little look at it that it is capable of many more things. I will just show you here what I have been doing and then, you, like me can continue to get the more and more out of it.
Once you open the MyTrakt app you will be asked to either sign in or if you don’t already have a Trakt account you can chose to create one right there and then. It’s a simple process of just entering your E-mail address and creating a username and password.
So, once you’ve done that you are into the MyTrakt app and will be able to use many of the great Trakt features right there in the palm of your hand.
Using the MyTrakt App on your iPhone and Kodi.
You can view the catagories of Popular, Trending (via Trakt) and Box Office movies.
Choose one and you can see some data options on that movie and a brief synopsis. It’s a really great tool to have on your phone if you are just looking for something to watch later.
What you can do now, with the power of Trakt, if you like what you see then you can just hit one of the options given to you for each selection.
Choose to mark it as Watched, Add it to a collection, Add it to your Watchlist or Add it to a Custom list. It really is very easy to now start building up some of your very own data and creating your very own watch lists ets on the MyTrakt App.
Of course you can do exactly the same for TV shows.
If you are like me and spend a lot of time browsing movies and TV shows and then when it come to wanting to watch something you just can’t either remember or decide, Trakt and the MyTrakt App is for you.
Of course all of this comes into its own when you open up Kodi and use Trakt integrated Add-ons.
Click here to see the guide of how to integrate Trakt to SALTS which is the same process for any other Trakt intgrated Add-on.
Using the MyTrakt App on your iPhone and Kodi. My favourite to use with Trakt is the great VELOCITY add-on by our very good friend and kodi legend, The Blazetamer.
Once inside Velocity, click on the Trakt Setting tab and follow the instructions to link your new toy to this Add-on.
Once you have done this, a whole new world opens up for you and not only that, everything you set up on your phone using the MyTrakt App, such as Collections or Watchlists is now ready for you to actually view.
No searching, no trying to remember what you looked at on your phone at lunchtime, it’s all ready for you.
We hope this Using the MyTrakt App on your iPhone and Kodi has helped you. Honestly guys, between Trakt, the MyTrakt App, and Add-ons such as Velocity or SALTS, what you can do its endless. Once you have used it a few times, it will also start to recommend Movies and TV shows for you based on your viewing habits.
I have only just scratched the surface and have got hours of fun ahead of me now learning more, why not give it a go yourself.
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