Add-on:PVR HDHomeRun Client

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PVR HDHomeRun Client

See this add-on on the kodi.tv showcase

Author: Zoltan Csizmadia ([email protected])

Type: PVR
Repo: Kodi.tv repo v19
Kodi.tv repo v18

Summary: HDHomeRun PVR Client
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HDHomeRun PVR Client

1 Installing

To install this add-on you must do so from the Add-on manager from within Kodi by going to

  1. The home screen
  2. Add-ons
  3. Download
  4. PVR clients
  5. PVR HDHomeRun Client
  6. Install

For Linux, see... Ubuntu PVR add-ons

Live TV, PVR & Radio Contents

PVR main page

1. Tuner Cards
2. Backends
3. Setup
4. Live TV Artwork

Related Pages:

All PVR Pages
All PVR Add-on Pages



2 What is HDHomeRun

HDHomeRun is made by SiliconDust and is a stand-alone networked TV/HDTV tuner box. The HDHomeRun can either connect with over the air TV signals or with cablecard, and then stream the channels over a network to supported clients, such as Kodi.


3 Connecting Kodi to HDHomeRun

  1. Go to Settings -> Add-ons -> Install from repository -> PVR Clients and select the PVR HDHomeRun add-on
  2. Select "Configure"
  3. For Linux installation see... Ubuntu PVR add-ons


4 Supported HDHomeRun boxes

Note: Be sure to install the latest firmware for your HDHomeRun unit to enable all of the features of the add-on.

  • HDHomeRun CONNECT (HDHR4-2US)
  • HDHomeRun EXTEND (HDTC-2US)
  • HDHomeRun PRIME (HDHR3-CC copy-freely channels only)


4.1 Unsupported models


5 FAQ

5.1 Can the add-on record video or pause Live TV?

Currently, no. The add-on is so far just for viewing live TV.


5.2 Is running multiple HDHomerun boxes supported?

Not yet but it is on the to-do list for future plans, read [the http://forum.kodi.tv/showthread.php?tid=250056 related forum discussion thread].


6 Links and further reading