kodi-cli 1.1-1.104dc23 Control Kodi from the command line

kodi-cli is a tool for sending commands to a Kodi server using JSON RPC.


  • Play, pause, stop the currently playing item.

  • Skip forward or backward in the currently playing item.

  • Play or queue to the currently list of YouTube videos.

  • Interactive and noninteractive volume control.

  • Interactive navigation.

  • Send text to the Kodi keyboard.

  • Toggle fullscreen.

  • Update or clean Kodi libraries.