11.1.0 FOR KODI 18 LEIA
Available through the official Kodi repository!
To install this skin for Kodi 18 Leia, you must do so from the Add-on Manager within Kodi:
- Navigate to Settings
- Install from repository
- Kodi Add-on repository
- Look and feel
NEW FEATURES IN RAPIER 11:
- A fully customizable home screen Games category has been added with submenus, widget, backgrounds, icon and add-on shortcuts. Click here for screenshots.
Use this category to enter the Games windows and add-ons.
- A Games widget has been added for the custom categories. Screenshot.
FULLSCREEN VIDEO WINDOW
- Video and audio bitrate information has been added to the player process dialog.
- PVR Guide now, next and channel views are removed.
- Support for direct numeric channel number input. Screenshot.
When watching fullscreen tv or listening to fullscreen radio, entering a numeric value will switch to the corresponding channel number. The numeric value will show directly on screen.
Before the numeric input dialog was opened.
Numeric channel number input has been added for the PVR windows in the sort letter notification area (top left).
- PVR Group Manager and PVR Channel Manager dialogs has been updated with changes for Kodi Leia. Screenshot.
- A "Channel Guide" button has been added to PVR channel and guide information windows. Click here for screenshots.
- A "All Videos" / "Watched" / "Unwatched" toggle button has been added to the PVR recordings window.
- The settings menubar has been reconfigured, and Games section has been added. Screenshot.
This means that the Add-on button is removed. Use the home screen System or Add-ons submenus to enter this section or add a custom item.
- A lot of new presets and a Games section has been added to the presets dialog (which is used when creating custom categories or submenus). Screenshot.
- Major code cleanup.
The first post will always be updated with the latest information and changelog.
If you have any problems or find any bugs, please let me know right away.
Also, if you have features, ideas, designs etc. you would like added, I'll be more than happy to help.
You can always follow latest development, download uncompressed textures etc. on Github.
You can manually install my repository to automatically receive the newest development updates.
You will still receive the official updates.
You can find a detailed guide to Rapier's skin settings at the wiki.
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RAPIER 11.1.0 LEIA
- Redesign of home screen categories.
- Slightly redesign of home screen widgets.
- Updated navigation for all widgets.
- Custom categories now use a regular text label instead of images.
- Custom category names are now used in the skin settings instead of "Custom 1", "Custom 2" etc.
- Removed all custom category images from skin.rapier/extras/ folder.
- Removed all category images from skin.rapier/media/homecategories/ folder.
- Updated screenshots.
- Updated duration labels for Kodi Leia.
- Added Skin Settings > Home > Change Category Actions: change all main category actions.
- Added "Debug information" button to fullscreen video OSD.
- Added information window for single movies part of a movie set.
- Updated PVR Group Manager and PVR Channel Manager dialogs for Kodi Leia.
- Removed Wide List views.
- Added new section to skin settings: Views. Use this to disable views (will increase performance).
- Added "Channel Guide" button to PVR channel and guide information windows.
- Fix missing Icon View for picture and program add-ons.
- Added "Download Extrafanart" button to video information window.
- Updated script.skin.helper.service infolabels for v1.1.3
- Added List Info / List Info 2 / Thumbs Info Views for video content.
- Fixes for episode views.
- Several fixed for views.
- Removed sort letter notification for some sort methods.
- Improvements of extra fanart.
- Added All Videos / Watched / Unwatched toggle button for PVR recordings window.
- Added support for script.skin.helper.skinbackup
- Added support for script.skin.helper.backgrounds
- Added support for script.skin.helper.widgets
- Decreased the size of home screen category icons.
- Home screen Add-ons category will open up a new Add-ons window.
- Updated video information window to support video content type.
- Added Fullscreen button to Player Controls dialog.
- Fix for PVR subchannel numbers.
- Updated Player Process Info dialog.
- Added List Info 2 View to tv show seasons.
- Added List Info 3 View to tv show seasons.
- Added banner style to List Info 3 View for tv shows and seasons.
- Added video and audio bitrate information to player process dialog.
- Bump xbmc.gui to 5.13.0
- Major code cleanup.
- Added fully customizable Games home screen category.
- Added Games windows.
- Reconfigured Settings menubar and added Game settings.
- Added Games category to the presets dialog (used when creating custom categories and submenus).
- Removed PVR Guide now, next and channel views.
- Added support for direct numeric channel number input.
- Added Games widget for custom categories.
- Added numeric channel number input for sort letter notification.
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A huge thanks to all the translators for the great work - it's really appreciated!
SUPPORTED AND RECOMMENDED ADD-ONS (AUTOMATIC INSTALLATION)
Favourites script (ronie, `Black)
Random and Last items script (MikeBZH44, Martijn, `Black)
TV Show - Next Aired (Ppic, Frost, ronie, `Black, phil65)
Skin Helper Service (marcelveldt)
Skin Helper Backgrounds (marcelveldt)
Skin Helper Widgets (marcelveldt)
Rapier UI Sounds (Gade)
Image Resource Script (ronie)
White Studio Icons (Team Kodi)
SUPPORTED ADD-ONS (KODI ADD-ON REPOSITORY INSTALLATION)
Artwork Downloader (Martijn)
Global Search (ronie)
Artist Slideshow (ronie, pkscout)
CU LRC Lyrics (Taxigps, ronie)
Skin Helper Skinbackup (marcelveldt)
CDArt Manager (Giftie)
ExtendedInfo Script (phil65)
OpenWeatherMap Extended (ronie)
Library Node Editor (Unfledged, Team-Kodi)
User Rating Script (Regss)
Audio Profiles (Regss)
Autocompletions for virtual keyboard (phil65)
Audio DSP Basic
Audio DSP Biquad Filters
Audio DSP Free Surround
Image resource genre icons, weather icons and genre fanart, weather fanart add-ons...
SUPPORTED ADD-ONS (MANUAL INSTALLATION)
TV Tunes (Ppic,Frost,ronie,robwebset)
Video Extras (robwebset)
MyPicsDB (Xycl, MikeBZH44, Alexsolex)
IMDB Update (Jandalf)
Library Editor Script (phil65)
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