Who wants the break? who wants to wait? But we have to wait when our video streaming content starts getting buffering. It was the normal issues in past days just because of slow internet connection and not that much vast technology. But now technology has been vast, and internet connection has been a super rocket as compared to past net speed. But with all these latest technologies, still, you are facing Kodi buffering issue, then there may be some error in Kodi and Kodi Setup. So in this post, we are going to learn how to stop Kodi buffering issue, you will learn by step by step tutorial.
In starting days, Kodi runs very well and faster, but after few days you may get buffering issues in Kodi. Then it will irritate you, so you will start finding a solution about how to fix Kodi buffering issue. Over the internet, you may get lots of solution, but most of them are not working.
So here in this post, we are going to provide you working fix of Kodi buffering issue. With doing few settings and few clicks you may solve it easily, and then you can enjoy buffering free movies, tv shows, sports and all on your Kodi big screen.
How to fix Kodi Buffering Issue
Kodi buffering issue can be fixed in many different ways. In this tutorial, I will solve Kodi buffering issue in two ways. First with alter cache, the cache of Kodi willl be maintain and cleared with the help of Kodi addon – Ares Wizard. So now let’s start fixing the Kodi buffering issue.
Fix Kodi Buffering Error by Alter Cache
Cache is a kind of temporary memory. When we used to perform an operation then cache is stored somewhere in the memory Harddisk/RAM. Same way, when we watch videos or stream content over Kodi, then those temporary files or date saved in the system memory. So if we are using Kodi from long time, then the Kodi cache will be high and it will aquire some good ammount of memory space, but Kodi runs good with good free spaces, so If you want to run Kodi smoothly then you must have less cache size. Due to high cache, you may face Kodi buffering issue.
First of all we need to learn about Kodi, there are two types of Kodi cache
- Addon cache
- Video Cache
Video cache: Video cache is increase due to watching videos, streaming content on Kodi.
Addon cache: Addon cache are just because of Addon uses, It is always recommended to remove useless addon to decrease cache size.
For stoping Kodi buffering issue, you need to clear cache, you need to maintain the cache size of Kodi. So there are many methods to clear cache on Kodi. Here we will clear using Ares wizard follow it.
Install Ares Wizard to clear cache
- Open Kodi, then click on Settings.
- Then, go to System Settings -> Expert Mode -> Addons For enabling unknown source.
- Enable ‘Unknown Sources.’ to install third-party add-ons.
- In pop up box click ‘Yes’.
- Go to Kodi homescreen, and click on the ‘Settings’.
- Then File Manager -> Add Source.
- Source URL “http://ares-repo.eu/”.
- Source name ‘Ares’ and then ‘OK’.
- Again fom Kodi homeapge, choose Addons.
- Then Package Installer Icon.
- Now Select ‘Install from Zip File’
- Then Ares -> repository.aresproject ->repository.aresproject.zip .
- Download will be start.
- Wait for the ‘Ares Wizard Enabled’ notification box.
- Now select ‘Install from Repo’ -> ‘Program addons’ -> ‘Ares Wizard’ -> Install.
- The download and installation process will be done.
Clear Cache using Ares Wizard
Now we will adjust and decrease Kodi cache using Ares wizard to stop kodi buffering issue. Follow the steps below
1.. First of all you need to go to My Addons, then program addons.
2.. Now click on Ares Wizard from program addons
3.. Once Ares wizard will be open you will have many option, click on Tweak.
4.. Then Advanced Settings Wizard -> Next -> Generate Settings -> Apply.
5.. Now the above setting will generate optimal Kodi cache size which will be better for Kodi streaming.
Hope the above steps will be enough for solving buffering error in Kodi. If not solved follow the next solution.
Hope you kodi buffering issue has been solved. Most of the times the above solution works like charm in buffering issue, but always there are some exceptional case, if you are unable to solve the issue, comment below, I will try to resolve your issue as soon as possible. Thank you for visiting.