Incursion is able to use the Trakt.tv service to keep track of all your favorite TV shows and movies, this is specially helpful if you want to keep your data synchronized across all your devices.

In this tutorial we’ll take a look at Trakt.tv and how to use it with Incursion on Kodi.

 

Quick Intro to Trakt

Trakt.tv is a free service that lets you organize your favorite TV shows and movies, it helps you to keep track of the things you’re watching on TV. Trakt integrates with a lot of popular media center software and you can use it from a browser or smart phone app. We are going to focus on two specific Trakt features: Collection and Lists.

 

The Collection: it’s similar to the library on Kodi, here you’ll add your favorite shows and movies.

  1. To view your collection select Collection from the Profile Menu on the top-right corner.
  2. Use the Filter to select Shows or Movies.
  3. You can Sort the results by Title or Date.

Trakt.tv collection sorted by TV show title

Lists: You can create your own custom lists here, Trakt comes with a default Watchlist you can use to add all the shows and movies you’d like to check out.

  1. To view your lists select Lists from the Profile Menu on the top-right corner.
  2. Add new lists using the Add Lists button.

Trakt lists on user profile

To add a show to your collection using Trakt.tv select “TV” from the Top Menu and click on the green book button located under the image of your preferred show.

  1. Use the buttons under each Show to Mark as watched, Add to Collection or Add to a List.
  2. You can search for specific shows or movies using the Search Box on the top-left corner.
  3. Click on Trending or Popular to explore new shows.

Adding tv show to collection using Trakt.tv

 

Be aware that the Watchlist is a temporary list, this means that the movies and shows on this list will be automatically removed once they are marked as watched. On the other hand, the Collection and custom lists are persistent.

Try adding a couple of shows to your collection and check out the other features to familiarize yourself with Trakt, once you are ready let’s switch to Kodi.

 

How to set up Trakt on Incursion

You can use Incursion to get access to your Trakt Collection, Watchlist and custom lists within Kodi. To do this, you first need to authorize Incursion to use your Trakt account. Open Kodi and navigate the Incursion Main Menu.

1. Select Tools on Incursion’s main menu. kodi incursion tools
2. Press Track: Authorize.Kodi Incursion Trakt authorization
3. Incursion will generate an authorization code, write it down. Trakt authorization code for Incursion on Kodi
4. Now use your browser to go to https://trakt.tv/activate/ (you must be logged in to your Trakt account). Enter the authorization code and press Continue.Activate Kodi addon on Trakt entering authorization code
5. Press Yes to allow Incursion to use your Trakt account.use incursion with trakt
6. Back in Kodi, your Trakt username should now appear next to Trakt authorization. Press OK to close the dialog. set up your trakt account on incursion

 

Authorizing Trakt will enable My Movies, My Tv Shows, New Movies and New Episodes on Incursion’s main menu.

 

How access Trakt with Incursion

Incursion lets you access your Trakt Collection, Watchlist and custom lists within Kodi.

7. Go back to Incursion’s Main Menu and select My TV Shows or My Moviestrakt tv shows on Incursion
8. Your Trakt Collection and lists are here. Progress acts as a bookmark for your shows and Episodes will show you the newest episode of each show on your collection or lists.using trakt with incursion and kodi

 

How to add items to Trakt using Incursion

When using Incursion, you can manage items on your Trakt Collection and lists using the Trakt Manager context menu.

9. Highlight a TV show or Movie, open the Context Menu and select Trakt Manager (You can open the Context Menu by pressing the C key, right-clicking or long-pressing on an item). Trakt Manager on Incursion for Kodi
10. Add or remove items from your Collection and Lists using Trakt Manager. adding item to collection using incursion trakt manager

 

Authorize your Trakt account on all your devices with Kodi and Incursion to keep them synchronized. Incursion will take care of automatically marking your episodes/movies as watched on Trakt.

If you want to synchronize your Collection or Watchlist with Kodi’s library please read How to Integrate Incursion with Kodi Library.

 

 

How to use Incursion with Trakt and Kodi
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