How to Create TMDB API Key; Add to Elysium Kodi Addon



Elysium is a very popular third party Kodi addon, and such
popularity can sometimes result in loss of functionality. Elysium Kodi addon uses API from different websites for various details. This is done via an API key, and because thousands of people us the same API key it gets banned. The ban causes search to stop working in Elysium. However, you can create your own TMDB API key and add it to Elysium within minutes to get everything back in working order. Let’s go ahead and take a look at how to create TMDB API Key.

 Also Read : How to Install Elysium Kodi addon
 

Make sure you have a TMDB account. If you do not have a TMDB account, create one by clicking Here .

Quick Steps for Ninja’s.


- Login to your TMDB account, and click on your Profile image (top right), and then on Settings.
- On the next screen click on API on left hand side menu.
- On the next screen, click on Create.
- On next screen, click on Developer.
- On the next screen, Agree to the terms on conditions by clicking on Accept.
- In the popup window which shows up enter all the details, and then click on Submit button.
- Once you click on submit, you will be redirected to a page with the API key.

A guide with Pictures


Login to your TMDB account, and click on your Profile image, and then on Settings.


On the next screen click on API on left hand side menu.

On the next screen, click on Create.
On next screen, click on Developer.
 On the next screen, Agree to the terms on conditions by clicking on Accept.

In the popup window which shows up enter all the details, and then click on Submit button.
Once you click on submit, you will be redirected to a page with the API key.

How to Add TMDB API Key to Elysium Kodi Addon

Once you have created TMDB API key, go to Kodi home screen, Addons -> Video Addons . Find and open Elysium, go to Addon Settings – Accounts and click on api key. In the popup window enter the API key (v3 auth) you just created and you should be good.