There are many reasons why Kodi new users desire to share media on their Kodi player to another device. One of the main reason is that users have Kodi installed on their small screen phone and would love to share their joy with family on the big screen. Search no more my friend! Here is the best, easiest way to cast Kodi to Chromecast, Xbox One, APPLE TV or any DLNA device and the best part is it’s 100% FREE!
Here are the tools you will need:
1) ES File Explorer File Manager: https://play.google.com/store/apps/de…
2) Kodi Player ofcourse: http://kodi.tv/download/
3) LocalCast: https://play.google.com/store/apps/de…
STEP 1: Open ES Explorer and check show hidden files in settings
STEP 1B: Use ES Explorer to browse to and open userdata folder located in the Kodi folder. Android/data/org.xbmc.kodi/files/.kodi/
STEP 2: Please copy the playercorefactory.xml downloaded to the userdata folder
STEP 3: Open Kodi player and play your video. That’s It
Click HERE for video tutorial
If it doesn’t open up localcast. It’s because of the following:
-the playercorefactory.xml file was not placed in the userdata folder
-the playercorefactory.xml file did not download properly and is incomplete, delete it and download another copy.
-the playercorefactory.xml is misspelled. Spell it exactly like this ‘playercorefactory.xml’
-localcast was never installed.
READ THIS IF YOU HAVE TROUBLE WITH “LOADING” IN LOCALCAST.
1.) Completely shut down your Kodi
2.) Completely shut down your streaming device
3.) Connect to your router (192.168.1.1 USERNAME: admin PASSWORD: password)
4.) Go into advanced settings and select REBOOT ROUTER
5.) After router has rebooted power your XBox1 and streaming device
6.) Run LOCALCAST and make sure it connects to XBOX1
7.) Run XBOX VIDEO on XBOX1
8.) Run KODI and start the stream