How to Delete Kodi Addons Instantly {2022}

In this tutorial, we will learn how to delete Kodi addons step by step using multiple methods. Situations may arise that you have to uninstall Kodi addons from Firestick, Android TV box, or any device due to some reasons.

Why to Uninstall Kodi Addons?

Reasons to Uninstall the Kodi addons might be the following:

  • You have got another best Kodi addon or build to install
  • You want to update the Kodi
  • The addon is causing problem like buffering in streaming
  • The addon occupies large space of your Firestick or device
  • You have many addons or Kodi builds and you use only a few
  • You want to increase Kodi performance

It is always better to delete the addons and builds that you do not use because these will be consuming your resources unnecessarily. Sometimes, Kodi hangs frequently due to the addon or builds creating problems. Another reason can be addon is not updating or the repository path has been changed.

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Fastest Way to Delete Kodi Addons in 2022

This is the short method of how to delete the Kodi addon.

1. Go to the Kodi home screen and click on “Addons“.

Addons

2. On the left side, you will find an option “My add-ons“, click on it.

My addons

3. Select the addon you want to delete. In this, I have selected to delete the Orion addon.

Orion

4. On the bottom-right corner, click on the “Uninstall” button. You have many additional options there like Open, Configure, Auto-Update (to update the addon automatically once any update releases), Dependencies, Disable, Versions, etc.

Orion uninstall

5. Once you click on “Uninstall“, a confirmation popup appears.

Are you sure

6. Click on the “Yes” button to confirm that you are sure you want to delete the Kodi addon.

Popup

7. You will see that the addon has disappeared from the Kodi.

Program addons

Uninstall Kodi Addon Instantly

This is the second method on how to delete Kodi addons steps, we will delete Doomzday 19 wizard.

1. Go to the “Add-ons” option at the home screen of Kodi.

Addons

2. Click on “Program add-ons“.

Program addons

3. Hover over to the build or the addon you want to delete. I selected “Doomzday 19 Wizard“.

Doomzday 19 wizard

4. Right-click on the Doomzday 19, you will find four options like Information, Disable (Option to disable Kodi addon or build), Settings, “Add to favourites”, etc. Thereafter, click on “Information“.

Information

5. On the bottom-right corner, click on the “Uninstall” button.

Uninstall Doomzday 19 Wizard

6. A popup for the confirmation of the same appears stating that “Are you sure?“, click on “Yes“.

Are you sure?

7. Again, another popup appears stating that “Would you also like to remove all related data (e.g. settings) of this add-on?“. Just click on the “Yes” button.

Uninstall Kodi addon

8. When you go back to the “Programs/Add-ons” option, you will not find the deleted addon.

Program addons

How to Delete a Kodi Source?

To delete a Kodi source, follow these steps:

1. Go to the Kodi home screen and click on the “Gear” icon, placed at the top-left corner.

Kodi Settings

2. Thereafter, go to the “File manager“.

File Manager

3. I have doomzday source which I had added. Now, I will remove this.

Delete doomzday

4. Right-click on the Kodi source “doomzday” (In your case, it will be the repo source you want to delete).

Remove Kodi source

5. A dialogue box to get your confirmation appears, click on “Yes“.

Are you sure to remove source

Steps to Delete Kodi Addon Data

In order to stream on Kodi smoothly, you should delete addon data once you have deleted the Kodi addon. This will increase the Kodi’s performance.

1. To delete a Kodi addon data, go to the “Settings in Kodi.

Kodi Settings to Delete Addon

2. Click on “Media

Kodi Media

3. On the left side pane, select the option “General“.

Kodi Show parent folder items

4. Enable the “Show parent folder items” radio button.

Enable

5. Thereafter, go to the “File Manager“.

File manager

6. Double click on “Profile directory“.

Kodi Profile Directory

7. You will find a folder named “addon_data“, just double click on it.

Delete addon_data

8. Look for the data of the addon that you have uninstalled, thereafter, right click on “script.module.fenomscrapers“.

script.module.fenomscrapers

9. You will have many options viz. Select all, Add to favourites, Rename, Delete, Make new folder, Calculate size, Switch media. Just click on “Delete“.

Delete Kodi Addon data

10. A “Confirm delete” popup appears, just click on “Yes” to confirm the deletion of addon data.

Confirm Kodi Data Deletion

11. You will find that add on data is no more available.

Delete script.module.resolveurl

How to Delete a Kodi Repository?

Following are the steps to delete a Kodi repository.

1. To delete a repository click on “Settings“.

Delete Kodi repository

2. Thereafter, click on “Add-ons“.

Kodi addons

3. In this example, I have selected “Nixgates Repo” to delete.

Delete Nixgates Repo

4. Right click on the repository you want to delete. Once you click, you will find four options viz. Information, Disable, Check for updates, Add to favourites. Just click on “Information“.

Information

5. On the bottom-right, click on “Uninstall“.

Uninstall Nixgates Repo

6. Thereafter, click on “Yes“, once the confirmation popup appears.

Confirm Uninstall Repository

7. That’s all, you no more have your deleted repository.

universal scrapers delete

Final Words

So, in this tutorial we have discussed how to delete Kodi addons, addons data, remove a Kodi source, delete Kodi repository, etc.

These methods are very much useful when you have too many addons, repositories and builds that are not working anymore. So, it is always better to delete them to save the space and optimize the Kodi performance.

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