Watch Live American Cable Channels Legally with USTVnow Plus for Kodi (TV Guide Included)
There’s a free service that almost no one is aware exists that was designed to provide Americans living overseas with legal access to live streaming American cable television channels, with a great add-on available to interface it with Kodi. You’ll now find USTVnow Plus includes a full featured program guide as well. It is the best and most reliable add-ons for Kodi, so go USTVnow Plus or go home!
Note: If you installed USTVnow prior to August 2015, you’ll have to reinstall it by following the procedure below. If you ran the Config Wizard or installed TVMC after August 2015, go straight to Step 11.
Required: Addon Installer
Step 1: From your computer, Navigate to the USTVnow web site, and fill out the form to sign-up for free! Note: Don’t use the Facebook or Google+ sign-up options, use the Email signup only!
Step 2: Choose the “Free” plan when prompted by clicking the “Select” button underneath.
Please Note: If you’d like a much broader channel selection, you have the option of choosing the paid “All Channel Plan” as well.
Step 3: Choose the “Sign Up With Email” option only, not the Facebook or Google+ registration options because they won’t work with Kodi.
Step 4: Navigate to the “PROGRAMS” menu within Kodi.
Step 5: Click on the “Addon Installer” tool from the listing.
Step 6: Select the “Featured Addons” category.
Step 7: Choose the “USTVnow Plus” add-on from the listing.
Step 8: Click on the “Install USTVnow Plus” function.
Step 9: When prompted, Press the “Install” button to confirm.
Step 10: Wait a few minutes for the process to complete, then Click on the “OK” button to confirm completion.
Step 11: Return to the main menu, then Navigate to the “Add-ons” tab under the “VIDEOS” menu heading.
Step 12: Click on the “USTVnow Plus” add-on from the listing.
Step 13: Press on the “OK” button to begin the first run setup of the add-on, be sure to have already created an account at USTVnow’s web site before continuing.
Step 14: Type your USTVnow login email address using the on-screen keyboard, then Press the “Done” button.
Step 15: Type your USTVnow login password using the on-screen keyboard, then Press the “Done” button.
Step 16: Click on the “OK” button to exit the first run setup tool at this point.
Step 17: You’ll probably want to start by checking out the “TV Guide” section of this addon.
Step 18: Press the “OK” button to dismiss the update notice which may or may not be displayed at this point.
Step 19: Click on the “TV Guide” section once again.
Step 20: You’ll now find there to be a full featured program guide on-screen, go ahead and select the show you wish to watch.
Step 21: Select the “Open USTVnow Plus” function on the vertical menu bar when prompted with a “HELP & TIPS” message, this message is only displayed the first time you use the program guide.
Please Note: This dialog box is basically the Context menu to jump between USTVnow Guide features such as Remind and Channels sorting tools.
Step 22: Wait a few seconds for the stream to load, don’t touch anything for a second.
Step 23: Watch and Enjoy USTVnow Plus!
Congratulations! Now that seemed pretty easy to us, hopefully you got it going and are now enjoying USTVnow Plus for Kodi in all it’s splendor. Should you have any questions or comments, please feel free to visit our Discussion Forums anytime.
Special thanks goes to mhancoc7 for his hard work and dedication which brought new life to USTVnow on Kodi.