Rising Tides Addon for Live Sports | Step-by-Step Installation Guide (2020)

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Rising Tides Add-on, as the name suggest is rising in popularity among distinguished Kodi users.

The reasons for the popularity are quite obvious. The categories are versatile with huge library of amazing streaming links all in high quality.

Since we are quite choosy in our choice of add-ons and what we put out there for our readers, we have mainly chosen this one because of its quality provision for Live sports event.

While other Kodi add-ons have their own similar perks, this one is favored in our list for coverage of Live Sports event and the fun category collection which comes with it.

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How to Install Rising Tides Kodi Addon

To Install this Kodi Add-on is quite easy and simple. You will be done before you know.

For your convininece however we have divided the installation procedure into two steps.

  1. Enabling the Unknown Sources- Installation Pre-requisite.
  2. Installation Process of Rising Tides.
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Mandatory Prerequisite: Enable Unknown Sources

You know the drill by now. If you do not.

Let us do it for you again.

Before the installation of any third party app, you have to enable the unknown sources to allow smooth installation of the app. Here is how to do it:

1. Fire up your Kodi and navigate to the ‘Settings’.

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2. Click on ‘System Settings‘.

Upgrade to Kodi Leia and then follow to‘Settings’.

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3. Go to ‘Add-on’ option.

You will find ‘Unknown Sources’.

Turn the toggle ‘ON’.

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4. Click on ‘Yes‘.

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Let’s get started with installation of Rising Tides now.

Rising Tides Installation Procedure, Step-by-Step guide

Let’s begin:

1. Fire up your Kodi home screen and go to your ‘Settings’ option.

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2. Go to ‘File Manager’ in your ‘Settings’.

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3. Go on ‘Add Source’ option.

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4. Click on <None> option.

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5. On the next URL prompt. Type the following repository link:  http://mullafabz.xyz/Repository/

Click on OK.

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6. Type in the name of the media source you want to name.

You can pick any name you can remember later on.

Click on OK, once you have entered name and path correctly.  

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The upcoming steps would be about installing the Rising Tides Repository.

7. Proceed back to the home screen of Kodi.

Choose ‘Add-ons’.


8. On the top-left corner, proceed towards the ‘Package Installer’ option.

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9. Tap on Install from zip file option.

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10. Click on the file name you have saved previously.  

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11. Proceed with clicking on the zip file with name repository.Rising.Tides-x.x.zip.

If you have updated your Kodi, or if the file itself has been updated, the file number will be different than the one shown here.
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12. You will be notified, a similar notification of Add-on being installed will be displayed on the top-right corner as you can see.

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The desired Repository has been installed.

Next following steps will be Kodi addon.

13. In the same window click on Install from repository.

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14. Click on the add-on Rising Tides Repository.

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15. Choose  the option of Video add-ons next.

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16. Tap on Rising Tides.

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17. Next click on Install.

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(For Kodi Leia, Click on ‘OK’ for the following prompt).

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18. The notification for Rising Tides Add-On installation will appear on the top left corner of your screen like before.

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19. (Optional yet recommended step for our users)

Click on SportsDevil add-on to prompt installation. This is required for certain streaming options of Rising Tides. You will be prompted to install SportsDevil anyway when you launch the app.

Here is how you can install SportsDevil.


Congratulations! You have successfully installed the Rising Tides add-on on Kodi.

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How to Use Rising Tides Addon on Kodi

You can navigate to the Rising Tides Add-on by going to Add-ons and then further to Video add-ons from your Kodi Home screen. Click on the app to proceed.

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This Kodi add-on is our favorite in terms of how simple and straight forward it is. The streaming starts as soon as you prompt it. Some of the main features are as follows:
  1. Channeling the Football Highlights
  2. A big following of Sports Channels
  3. The Acestream Live Events
  4. Live Football- dates can also be viewed beforehand
  5. Live PPV Events- dates can also be viewed beforehand
  6. Extra Live Content
  7. IPTV Heaven

Rising Tides has a lot of online streaming links. Even though some of these links may not work all the time, but you will find yourself some high quality streaming links.

The links are of great quality, and maintaining a huge library comes no easy feat when it comes to Live TV.

And it is all for free! yay!

Make sure you are making the best of having Rising Tides repository by installing SpirtsDevil through it as well.

Come back for more such content folks!

Our Final Thoughts…

Rising Tides is one of that rare Kodi Add-on which focuses on Live sports streaming with good well-maintained quality links.

Their main focus is on Football and PPV. Of course you can hunt for other sports events as well.

We liked having this add-on on our team. We hope you must too!

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