Re-Install Plugins Manually

Plugins are easiest to uninstall and re-install from the repository. The list below shows some of the common plugins and repositories to make them easier to find.

bstrdsmkr repository – 1channel
anarchintosh-projects – icefilms
eldorado repository – project free tv is a great resource for up to date addon information.
Click Here for a current list of common plugins and repositories from

In the next steps replace the ( repo name ) and ( addon name ) with the correct repo and addon from above.

From the Main XBMC Screen Navigate to

System -> Settings -> Add-ons -> Get Add-ons -> ( repo name ) -> Video Add-ons -> (addon name)

Ex. for Icefilms
System -> Settings -> Add-ons -> Get Add-ons -> anarchintosh addons -> video add-ons -> icefilms

Click on the plugin to bring up the sub menu




From here choose ‘Uninstall’ Then ‘Yes’ to confirm

Click on the plugin once again to bring up the sub menu

You should now be able to choose ‘Install’

Be patient and let it download and install. Once install is complete it should notify you at the bottom of the screen.


Test Installed Addon

Some addons (such as icefilms) will ask to install a meta container or something else it needs when starting. Choose ‘Yes’ to install these additions or the plugin may not work properly.