To change the skin or interface of Kodi, there are two options depending on whether you will apply a default skin or if you have downloaded it in a ZIP file.
How to change the skin between different Kodi defaults
Open the app on your Android and go to the main screen. In the left side menu, tap on the cogwheel that gives access to the settings.
Once you see the menu of this section, tap on Interface to enter the options configuration of the visual aspects of the app.Select the Interface option
The first option on the side menu is Skin. Make sure that you are there. Then, on the right side, tap on the Skin entry in the list.Press the Skin option
A pop-up menu will open with a list of all the skins you have available at that time. Select the option you prefer from the list.Choose which skin you want to apply
Confirm the changes in the last window by tapping on Yes.Confirm the skin change for the interface
How to change the skin in Kodi using a ZIP file
The second possibility is that you have downloaded a skin compressed into a ZIP file. In this case, open the app and make sure you have enabled the option to install add-ons from unknown sources. To do this, go to the Home page of the app and enter the settings.Access Kodi’s Settings
Now, look for the System section in the lower right-hand corner.Access the System section
From the menu on the left, select Add-ons. Now, on the right side, you will see the Unknown sources option, make sure the switch is shifted to the right.Option to allow the installation of add-ons from unknown sources
Confirm the setting in the new pop-up window by tapping on Yes.Confirm the new setting
Now, go back to the main window or Home of Kodi. Go to the section Add-ons visible in the side menu and tap on the option Install from ZIP file.Kodi’s add-ons section
The pop-up window is a file browser that lets you move through the directories on your device. Locate the ZIP file with your new skin, and once selected, press Ok on the right side of the window.Search for the ZIP file of your new skin
Your new add-on will be installed in a few seconds. To apply the visual changes, return to the Kodi home screen and enter the Add-ons section. On the right side, choose the Look & feel option as the add-on we have installed is related to this function.Section with aspect-related add-ons
From the list of options, select Skin.Access the Skin add-ons
Select the newly installed skin, and in its menu, tap Use in the lower-left corner to apply it.Press Use in the bottom left corner
From that moment on, this skin will be the new Kodi aspect and you will be able to enjoy its renewed look.