Some popular video addons for Kodi already have automatic subtitles capabilities and that’s great, but some times you need more control over your subtitle selection process to get the right subtitles for your video. In this guide we are going to enable automatic subtitles on Kodi using the AutoSubs service and a couple of subtitle addons so you can watch all your TV shows and movies with subtitles in any language.
We are all set, now the Subtitles Selection Panel will automatically open every time you start playing a video. When selecting a subtitle file keep in mind the video quality and try to match it with the subtitle file name, this way you’ll have better chances of getting the right subtitles for your video.
How to install the official OpenSubtitles addon
OpenSubtitles.org has launched its official addon for Kodi called OpenSubtitles by OpenSubtitles. This new addon doesn’t requires authentication and it gives you access to an extensive collection of subtitles in several languages.
- Download the addon from its GitHub page or using this link, remember the location of the downloaded file.
- Go to Add-ons > Add-on Browser (the box icon on the top-left corner) > Install from zip file.
- Locate the downloaded file and click on it to install.
Don’t forget to remove the old OpenSubtitles addon if you have it installed on your box.
You can stream movies and TV shows on Kodi using 3rd-party addons, let us recommend a couple of our guides to install and configure some of the most popular kodi addons for streaming.
SALTS (Stream all the sources) multi-scrapper addon, supports library integration trough trakt.
Exodus, multi-scrapper addon from the creator of Genesis, supports trakt integration.
Specto, a Genesis fork with the same features but under new management, multi-scrapper, supports library integration and also trakt.
Quasar, video streaming using torrents (peer-to-peer), supports library integration and also trakt.