I remember, whenever I try to watch my favorite movie on Exodus (my favorite kodi addon) or Neptune Rising Kodi addon (a substitute of Exodus), I frequently gets thevideo.me/pair stream authorization error.
Do you also getting http://thevideo.me/pair stream authorization pop-up while playing any streaming link on Kodi and Terrarium TV?
Here, I've got a permanent solution to these pairing error. If you want to learn how to fix vidup.me pair, tvad.me/pair and thevideo.me pair authorization on Kodi, then follow this tutorial till the end.
Note- If you're getting vidup.me/pair stream authorization and tvad.me pair authorization then you can fix it too by following the steps mentioned below. Because, all three sites are hosted on the same server and owned by a single person.
Last few months back, I was not getting any of these kind of error while playing streaming link. Many of Kodi addons using these video hoster sites to scrap data. Due to overloading of servers by robots and scripts, developers started asking for device pairing.
But... After implementing few tweaks, I succeed to fix thevideo.me pair authorization error from Kodi. Well, there is no permanent fix yet but you can postpone this error for few hours or you can filter such streaming links which asking for pair. Once, I found a permanent solution of thevideo.me stream authorisation then I'll update here.
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How To Fix thevideo.me/pair Stream Authorization? (Sept. 2018) Updated
Recently thevideo.me/pair web page has been expired. But, you still can pair your device with the same server via a new URL. The new URL for pairing your device is- https://vev.io/pair (this URL is tested on September 15, 2018 and found working). So, now you need to follow these steps to pair your Kodi with thevideo.me server.
Step-1: Enable your VPN
First of all, open a VPN on your Kodi device. It's recommended for your privacy and bypassing geo-restricted videos. I'm using Nord VPN on my device for streaming purpose. So, I launch it on my Windows PC and select a server location. Here, I've selected USA location. Here, I'm being allocated with a fresh IP address.
Step-2: Connect VPN
I've selected the United States location from the sidebar. Now, NordVPN provided me a public IP address. Now, I've to pair this IP address with thevideo.me (replaced by vev.io) server. Let's see how to pair in the next step. First, I'm connected with the VPN.
Step-3: Go to pairing address
Now, I am open a web browser on my device. Here, I am using Google Chrome for this job. Google Chrome is my favorite browser because it has god decent UI. Now, in the address bar, I'm putting the pairing address. The new address of thevideo.me/pair is- https://vev.io/pair
Step-4: Activate Streaming
You'll see, there is an option to "Activate Streaming" for my IP address. So, here I'll click on Activate Streaming button to pair my device with thevideo.me web server.
Step-5: Enjoy Streaming
Boom! As I clicked on Activate Streaming button, I got a message as shown below. "Happy Streaming- IP Address 188.8.131.52 (my virtual IP address provided by NordVPN) is authenticated for another 03 hours, 59 minutes, 57 seconds. " It means, now I can stream any contents from this video hoster for next 4 hours.
Boom! My IP address has been authenticated for the next four hours. Now, I can enjoy streaming all the movies, tv shows, videos etc. from their server. After, four hours, I again need to follow the all above steps to re-pair.
What does thevideo.me/pair, vidup.me pair & tvad.me pair stream authorization mean?
Thevideo.me and vidup.me are extremely popular videos and tv shows hosting servers which provides streaming links to various media player and online streaming websites. They have highly configured excellent quality servers which host millions of videos in various quality.
To avoid overloading of their servers, thevideo.me and vidup.me are started asking to pair your device with IP address to seamlessly enjoy streaming the videos and tv shows. In order to pair your device, you need to follow the instruction very carefully.
Thevideo.me/pair error- This is not any serious error but you can't watch all those videos which are being served from thevideo.me web servers. We've provided the step by step solution to fix https://thevideo.me pair error on Kodi Krypton and Jarvis.
https://vidup.me/pair error- vidup.me pair stream authorization is similar kind of error which requires to authorize your device IP address with vidup.me web servers.
Which Kodi Addons Asks For thevideo.me/Pair, Vidup.me/pair & tvad.me Pair stream authorization?
I am a big fan of Exodus, Covenant and Genesis Reborn Kodi Addons because they have everything which I love to watch. A few months back, Exodus Addon taken down due to some legal copyright issue but a good substitute of Exodus has been launched. The name of this alternative addon are, Neptune Rising & Covenant. It has the vast collection of movies and tv shows which enough to entertains you 24x7.
... Neptune Rising and Covenant is asking to pair my Kodi device from thevideo.me servers. Apart from the Neptune Rising, I am getting thevideo.me/pair, vidup.me/pair and tvad.me pair stream authorization error on Genesis Reborn, Nemesis, Covenant and Placenta.
There are many other official and unofficial Kodi plugins available which are using thevideo.me , vidup.me and tvad.me video servers to stream contents. All those Kodi addons which are using these servers are getting errors like tvad.me does not pair or thevideo.me pair not working.
Why we need to pair with thevideo.me, vidup.me & tvad.me Servers?
Every videos which are hosted on a web server has some limitations to entertain the users. There are only a limited resources like Bandwidths, Memory, CPU & RAM. So, whenever, a lot of request coming to a web server, resources limits exhausted and which lead to crashes or slow down. So, thevideo.me pair is kind of solution to such problems.
Vidup.me pair was facing a lot of server crashes a few months back. Later, developers came with a solution that, they serve for only 4 hours on a particular IP address. Again, after 4 hours, we need to pair with vidup.me video streaming server. The same concept has been adopted by thevideo.me and tvad.me developers.
There are thousands of Kodi plugins using thevideo.me, tvad.me and openload.co to provide high quality videos among Kodi users. It means, all those who already installed Covenant, Neptune Rising, Nemesis, Placenta and other Kodi addons, must be facing this stream authorization error. Here are steps you need to follow to fix thevideo.me/pair stream authorization not working error.
How To Fix VidUp.me Pair Authorization?
There are two methods to fix vidup.me pair stream authorization error on Covenant and Exodus. Both the methods are explained below.
Method #1- Temporary Fix Of Thevideo.me Pair, Vidup.me Pair & Tvad.me Pair
- Launch your VPN software on your device and connect to any particular VPN server location (Recommended but not necessary). If you don't have a VPN subscription then buy one because thevideo.me, vidup.me and tvad.me are hosting copyrighted content, which is not completely safe.
- Open a web browser on your device and make sure, your Kodi IP address is same as your device address.
- Click on address bar and enter the following URL- https://vidup.me/pair and press Go. This will redirect to to an official URL where you'll see some options to pair your IP address with https://vidup.me/pair web server.
- The new web page showing your current IP addres and contains a pair link with vidup.me server.
- Solve the captcha by clicking on I'm not a robot box.
- Activate Streaming by clicking on the similar button showing above.
- Wait, your IP address has been successfully paired with thevideo.me, vidup.me and tvad.me streaming servers because all these servers are handled by single industry and you don't need to pair with everyone individually.
Now you need to go back to your Kodi addon and reload the Covenant or Neptune Rising (any addon which causing thevideo.me pair stream authorization) and launch it. Select any streaming link of your favorite movie or tv shows and enjoy watching in HD. You won't face thevideo.me pair or vidup.me pair or tvad.me pair stream authorization error for 4 hours.
Again, after four hours, you need to repeat the above steps to pair your IP address with the server.
Note- Once you paired your device, don't enable or disable your VPN because it'll change your device IP address and you again requires to pair with vidup.me streaming server.
Method #2- Permanent Fix Of Vidup.me Pair, Thevideo.me Pair & Tvad.me Pair
This method is quite simple and almost a permanent fix of thevideo.me/pair, vidup.me/pair and tvad.me/pair stream authorization error. In this method, we are going to skip the streaming links of all those servers which asks for captcha verification.
- Launch Kodi on your device.
- Go to Add-Ons option.
- Click on Video Add-Ons.
- Select the add-on name and right click on it.
- Click on Settings button.
- Go to Playback option.
- Disable Hosters With Captcha option.
Now, go back to your video addons list and launch the addon. Choose the movie folder or tv show folder and stream your favorite TV shows or movie on Kodi. You addon will filter all those streaming links which are asking for captcha verification. Means, you will never face thevideo.me/pair or tvad.me/pair or vidup.me/pair error again on your Kodi device.
I can understand the pain of any interruption while watching our favorite Movie or TV Shows. Thevideo.me/pair or Vidup.me/pair or Tvad.me/pair are the most annoying thing I ever got. Well, finally you can fix it by following any of the above methods. I recommend you to go with the second method because, it's a permanent solution.
But... Sometimes we can't find 4K HD link of new movies. In such cases, we need to pair with all those popular video hosting servers. So, enable the Hosters With Captcha and pair your device with vidup.me web servers by following the Method #1. Still, facing any issue? Kindly contact us via contact us page or comment in the comment box given.