Kodi InControl addon

  • Last Post 18 December 2015
moengiant posted this 16 December 2015

Almost done with my addon for Kodi. It runs as a service in the background and activates a user defined scene in the settings when the video player is started, paused, stopped or ends. As well users can set the scenes for the music player. When I get it cleaned up I'll release it.

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moengiant posted this 16 December 2015

Here is the link to the InControl Kodi addon -


Cheers and enjoy Kodi just like in a movie theater!

monkey-magic posted this 17 December 2015

I like what you've done, I'll have a look when I get all my z wave back up and running, which wiht all the kids is likely to be years....


moengiant posted this 17 December 2015

Thanks Josh, I'm trying to get it added to the kodi repository. I had this working via a hack using a different method but I realized most don't like going around hacking code. Cheers

moengiant posted this 18 December 2015

Here is the GitHub link as well - https://github.com/moengiant/InControl

moengiant posted this 18 December 2015

Almost forgot this part. To get the shortcut menu to work you will need to assign a keymap in a keyboard file called keyboard.xml - this will need to be added under the userdata/keymaps directory within your kodi installation - In Windows 8 or 10 the path is %appdata%/Roaming/Kodi/keymaps/userdata

Copy and paste the following into a text file:


Save the text file as keyboard.xml in the usaerdata/keymaps directory.

Using the keyboard.xml settings in this example when you press control + Y via the shortcut menu you can activate 5 different scenes independent of kodi's player actions.