Kodi Plugin

Kodi backup plugin only works with Backup4all.


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Download plugin as XML file Author: Lorant (Softland), 2019-12-20

Kodi - Backup Plugin

Kodi is a free media player that is designed to look great on your big screen TV but is just as home on a small screen.

About Kodi

It is a multi-platform home-theater PC (HTPC) application. Kodi is customizable: skins can change its appearance, and plug-ins allow users to access streaming media content via online services such as Amazon Prime Instant Video, Crackle, Pandora Internet Radio, Rhapsody, Spotify, and YouTube.

How to backup and restore Kodi using Backup4all plugin

After you install and configure Kodi, you can back it up to move its settings on another computer or to re-configure it after re-installing your system. This is why the plugin to back up Kodi is important as it will save you time.

Creating a backup job in Backup4all using the Kodi plugin, allows you to back-up the application data files and registry entries.

In order to backup Kodi, you have to follow these steps:

  1. Download and install the backup plugin here: Kodi backup plugin
  2. After you installed the plugin in Backup4all, define a backup job and run it to back-up Kodi. If you don't know how to install the plugin and run the backup, read this article:http://www.backup4all.com/kb/how-to-download-install-and-use-backup-plugins-910.html

If you need to restore the Kodi files after a fresh system installation or on a different computer, follow these steps:

  1. Install Kodi and the Kodi plugin from here: Kodi backup plugin
  2. Open in Backup4all the .bkc catalog file from the destination.
  3. Press the Restore button and follow the wizard steps.

What information is backed up when using the Kodi plugin

The backup plugin mentioned above will add as backup sources the following information:

  • User setting files

Raw Plugin (XML) Code: Kodi.xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<b4asource version="1.0">
	<!--Program unique ID (GUID)-->
	<id>{F24E0306-ED01-B6D6-1211-8FE1BBADB546}</id>
	<!--Program name-->
	<name>Kodi</name>
	<!--Executable file path-->
	<exepath type="0"/>
	<!--Minimum and maximum versions for which the backup was tested-->
	<minversion/>
	<maxversion/>
	<!--Information about the plugin author-->
	<author>
		<name>Softland</name>
		<email>support@backup4all.com</email>
		<website>https://www.backup4all.com</website>
	</author>
	<!--Variables used in the XML file-->
	<variables>
		<!--If type="reg" then the value will be read from the registry-->
	</variables>
	<!--The backup sources-->
	<sources>
		<source name="User files" type="folder">
			<folder>%APPDATA%\Kodi</folder>
		</source>
	</sources>
</b4asource>