It’s been a whole heck of a long time since the XBMC community’s favourite sports add-on has had an updated repository to call its own, but now thanks to the continuous hard work of al101, MaxMustermann’s SportsDevil add-on can finally update itself on your device, that way you’ll be able to keep up with a working add-on when you need it to watch your favourite live sporting events. Although this repository has been named unofficial by its author, al101 has been the main developer supporting SportsDevil for over a year now, so this is pretty much as must-have if you want to actually be able to enjoy this add-on. If you already have it installed, simply installing the repository will ensure that your addon itself remains up-to-date. Just keep reading and you’ll have the freshly updated version of SportsDevil running on your device in no time at all.
HOW-TO INSTALL SPORTSDEVIL (OR UPDATES) THROUGH ITS NEW REPOSITORY
Step 1: Launch “XBMC” and Navigate to the “Settings” tab under the “SYSTEM” menu heading.
Step 2: Choose the “Add-ons” tab from the left hand menu bar.
Step 3: Click on the “Install from zip file” function listed.
Step 4: Select the “fusion” server based installer folder on the right side.
Step 5: Open the “sports” folder within the directory listing.
Step 6: Click on the “repository.SportsDevil-1.0.0.zip” file.
Note: If you previously had the SportsDevil add-on itself installed you can go ahead and Skip the rest of this guide. You might want to reboot your device to ensure that automated updates take place however.
Step 7: Select the “Get Add-ons” function from the menu listing.
Step 8: Click on the “SportsDevil repository” repository within the listing.
Step 9: Select the “Video Add-ons” category.
Step 10: Click on the “SportsDevil” addon listed.
Step 11: Click on the “Install” button and wait a few seconds.
Step 12: Return to the main menu, then Navigate to the “Add-ons” tab under the “VIDEOS” menu heading.
Step 13: Choose the “SportsDevil” addon which you just installed.
Step 14: Enjoy the Game!
Congratulations! You’ve now installed the new SportsDevil repository and add-on for XBMC. It should now function much better than before and it will also update itself regularly as updates are pushed to the development server. If you enjoy this and other add-ons, please take a few minutes to follow us on Facebook and Twitter and be sure to tell all your friends about the magic that is XBMC. Should you have any questions, as usual please feel free to visit our Discussion Forums for assistance.