How to Install Ares Build on Kodi 17.6 Krypton

How to Install Ares Build on Kodi 17.6 Krypton

In the following guide I will be showing you how to Install the Ares build on Kodi 17.6 Krypton.

The Ares build is amongst the best builds available on Kodi 17.6. It is made by the same group that create the best Kodi addon called Ares Wizard. This build includes an impressive number of high quality addons that you will allow you to watch and stream any content you can think of!

This build is easy to install as it is available through the Ares Wizard and is one of the most popular builds on there.

The build works on devices such as the Amazon Fire Tv Stick and other Android devices/Android boxes and has great performance with no buffering or lag.

To install the latest version of the Ares build please follow these steps:

  1. Open up Kodi Krypton (17.6) on your devices (e.g. Desktop PC, Laptop, Android Device, Amazon Fire TV Stick etc)
  2. First go to Settings
  3. Select system settings
  4. Click add-ons
  5. Enable “Unknown Sources”
  6. Click “Yes” when prompted
  7. Go back to the main menu
  8. Click settings again
  9. Go to “File Manager”
  10. Click “Add Source”
  11. Select the URL Box
  12. Enter the following URL: http://repo-ares.eu/
  13. Give the source a name you will remember e.g. Ares
  14. Click OK
  15. Go back to the main menu
  16. Go to Add-ons
  17. Click the install add-on box in the top left corner
  18. Select “Install from Zip File”
  19. Select the source you created earlier e.g. “Ares”
  20. Go to the “repository.aresproject” folder and then install the “repository.aresproject.zip” file.
  21. Wait for it to install (Notification will appear in the top right corner – This may take a few minutes depending on how busy the server is, just wait patiently)
  22. Install from repository, Ares Project, Ares Wizard and Install
  23. Go back to the main menu
  24. Select add-ons
  25. Select Program add-ons
  26. Open the “Area Wizard” Addon
  27. Now select your build e.g. Ares
  28. Click Get build PIN from here (if required) http://bit.ly/getbuildpin
  29. Enter the PIN
  30. Go to the bottom, find the Ares Build and Install.
  31. Wait for the download to automatically download, extract and install.
  32. If you are on a non-android device your Kodi 17.6 Krypton will automatically close, if you are on an android device like an Amazon Firestick you will have to unplug your device’s power and then turn it back on again.
  33. Re-open kodi
  34. Important: Wait around 5 minutes for the build to fully load and update. Trying to use the build straightaway will cause it to be laggy/buffer or crash while it tries to update.

That’s it!

How easy was that? You now have the latest Ares build installed onto Kodi 17.6 Krypton!

You can now enjoy unlimited FREE content and so much more all from your Kodi device!

This is the build I’m currently using on my devices and I’m really loving it, so I’m sure you will too.

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