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[APP][MOD] Netflix 8.1.2 build 3844 ATV for uncertified devices by Netflix

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jmmontoro

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Mar 18, 2015
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Hey everyone and @Dealaxer I need some help. I tried this about a week ago with Netflix 8.1.2 build 3844 with Nebula Capsule 2.

Steps Taken:
1. Installed Kodi and Netflix Repo. My device is L3 so I switched WorldVine to L3 and Netflix HD is working on Kodi
2. Took the ESN number (NFANDROID1-PRV-T-L3-SDMC=D2421-11962-) and followed the steps on the .apk to add it in
3. Recompiled and installed the APK onto the device. Netflix is working!

Working for 1 week and yesterday when I opened the app its now showing NW-6-404.

Troubleshooting:
1. Clicked "Try Again" many times :)
2. Uninstalled and reinstalled the same APK
3. Issue is only with the Netflix app. Netflix is still working on Kodi with the same ESN
Nothing seems to be working. Any help appreciated.

I just noticed I've been having the same issue, weird no one else here is posting.
 
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Fatdeer

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Oct 22, 2021
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in desperate need of help!!

recently just bought the Xgimi Horizon, installed netflix via the desktop manager method, worked fine till today, got a N-6-404.

went through this thread, tried the APK method:
1) confirmed L1 via DRM
2) used CODI+netflix for the ESN (originally showed: NFANDROID2-PRV-MTKATVT31-XGIMIXK03H-20071-)
3) modified APK to "NFANDROID1-PRV-0-MTKATVT31-XGIMIXK03H-20071-", extracted and plugged it into the xgimi
4) when tried installing, it showed an error "problems sparsing the file"
5) went to CODI, changed the ESN on there as well to match the APK "NFANDROID1-PRV-0-MTKATVT31-XGIMIXK03H-20071-"
6) tried again and netflix installed, however still getting the N-6-404
7) went back to CODI, changed ESN to "NFANDROID1-PRV-1-MTKATVT31-XGIMIXK03H-20071-", modified the APK with the same ESN, extract/plug in. installed but once again, N-6-404

(btw, i deleted desktop manager and the netflix i got from there prior to doing this)

going crazy!! any help would be much appreciated!
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ariemacos

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Jan 3, 2011
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even certified device got that error. my mibox s got that error few days ago, while my mod device still work until yesterday. the solution on my mibox s is only to software update to the latest version of mibox s. then it works again.
and the problem is, for our non certified device. which using this mod. the box maker didnt push software update for the box. so currently no solution for this. sad.. but damn.. :(
 
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fawwaz-anvilen

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In case anyone was searching about how to mod Netflix on this device, I am using an IndiHome (a quite popular Indonesian ISP) set-top box with the model HG680-FJ (from ZTE) and this ESN Number worked for me
"NFANDROID1-PRV-0-HG680=FJ-SZMTCHG680=FJ-17906-"

I used that ESN number (after going through many permutations) to mod Netflix 6.1.3 build 2482, following the instructions in the OP.

Tagging @Dealaxer if somehow this information is useful (I imagine there'd be thousands? of IndiHome's subscribers looking for similar information)
 

runmo1971

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Oct 23, 2021
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Hello, I hope everybody is fine. The modded version stopped working yesterday, I have the same errors as member MD Azmi mentioned kn his post with screenshot on my km6 deluxe. Is there a fix please or a new version. I'm really a technical newbie with no knowledge. Can somebody help please, thank you
 
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runmo1971

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Oct 23, 2021
26
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Belgium
@ariemacos Do you mean factory reset of your KM6 deluxe?
I'm glad it reworks for you. Would it be possible to get link for the modded Netflix please. I'm not able to create mod myself. I've lost the working modded apk someone created to help as I haven't technical knowledge at all. Thank you sir
 

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    Netflix 8.1.2 build 3844
    netflix2-gigapixel.png

    At the moment, the method of changing the ESN number is non-working!
    Work on the problem of non-certified devices continues, new versions may appear in the future.
    Requirements:
    -Any uncertified device by Netflix

    Changes:
    -You can insert any ESN number
    -Google verification disabled

    What works:
    -HD
    -Audio 5.1
    -HDR

    Tested on MI TV 4A/4S RU Edition

    1. Download and unzip the archive BatchApkTool.zip (BatchApkTool is already configured and has a batchapktool.ini settings file!)
    The unpacked folder(_INPUT_APK) already contains the apk mod, so you don't need to download it in advance!
    2. Run BatchApkTool.exe
    - Enter the command in numbers: 04

    (This command decompiles the necessary part of the APK)
    -Wait for the decompilation to finish, but don't close this app!
    3. Go to the directory: _INPUT_APK\com.netflix.ninja_8.1.2_build_3844_mod\smali\o\
    and find the file
    setShowsDialog. smali
    - Open the setShowsDialog.smali file and find the lines 621 and 632:
    - Change the ESN number "NFANDROID1-PRV-T-L3-SDMC=MBX4K=RANGER-9908-" to "YOUR ESN NUMBER" and save file!
    4. In the BatchApkTool app, enter the command: 05
    - Wait for the compilation to finish!

    5. Take the compiled APK with your ESN number in the _OUT_APK folder.
    6. Install it on your device and use it!
    Requirements:
    -Any uncertified device by Netflix
    -Security Level: Widevine L1
    -Doesn't work if the level is
    Widevine L3

    Changes:
    -You can insert any ESN number
    -Disable app signature verification

    What works:
    -HD and UHD(4K)
    -Audio 5.1
    -HDR
    -Netflix Recommendations on Home Screen
    (You need to update the Android TV Home app)

    Tested on MI TV 4A/4S RU Edition



    Modification instructions:

    1. Download original apk: com.netflix.ninja_6.1.3_build_2482-2482_minAPI22.apk
    2. Decompile the APK file with APKTOOL 2.5.0
    3
    . Find out your ESN number in any way, such as using Kodi+Netflix plugin, etc.

    Example, on my device ESN Number: NFANDROID2-PRV-0-XIAOMMITV-MSSP1-11579-8E7EBE41602D7BFE5FB467845C6F254CAD5677390EFB960CA0D11755BB31CDD5
    The ESN number needs to be adjusted, but all this is individual, for me, the working option turned out to be this: NFANDROID1-PRV-0-XIAOMMITV-MSSP1-11579-

    4. Add your device's ESN number to the file BaseEsnProvider.smali:
    The file is located in the directory: DECOMPILE_APK\smali\com\netflix\mediaclient\service\configuration\esn\
    Code:
    .method public getEsn()Ljava/lang/String;
        .locals 1
    
        .line 310
        iget-object v0, p0, Lcom/netflix/mediaclient/service/configuration/esn/BaseEsnProvider;->esn:Ljava/lang/String;
    
        return-object v0
    .end method
    Code:
    .method public getEsn()Ljava/lang/String;
        .locals 2
    
        .line 310
        iget-object v0, p0, Lcom/netflix/mediaclient/service/configuration/esn/BaseEsnProvider;->esn:Ljava/lang/String;
    
        const-string v0, "YOUR ESN NUMBER"
    
        return-object v0
    .end method

    Where "YOUR ESN NUMBER", insert your ESN number.

    4.1 To remove the optimization error (-14):
    Find the file: DECOMPILE_APK\smali\com\netflix\ninja\MainActivity.smali
    Comment out line 3723 like this: #invoke-virtual {p1}, Landroid/app/AlertDialog;->show()V

    4.2 This solution to disable PUSH error (-14) on Home Screen ATV:
    Find the file: DECOMPILE_APK\smali\com\netflix\mediaclient\service\pushnotification\PushJobServiceUtils$Companion$tryStartService$1.smali
    Comment out line 105 like this: #invoke-virtual {v0}, Landroid/widget/Toast;->show()V



    5. Compile the app using APKTOOL 2.5.0.
    6. Remove the signature verification using the program: ApkSignatureKiller.zip

    Unpack archive, go to the folder and transfer the original apk and recompiled apk. Rename them, for example: orig.apk and mod.apk
    Open the file config.txt and make the configuration:
    Code:
    # original file
    apk.signed=orig.apk
    
    # recompiled file
    apk.src=mod.apk
    
    # output file
    apk.out=out.apk
    
    # do not touch the other settings
    sign.enable=true
    sign.file=test.keystore
    sign.password=123456
    sign.alias=user
    sign.aliasPassword=654321
    Run script run.bat and wait for the script to finish working, in the folder you should get a working apk with your ESN number.

    What do you need to know if you are having problems with the app?

    Good luck watching Netflix!
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    I swear netsheet is following this thread.
    cheapskate company, do you rather people pirating on your service u filthy company? be grateful that we still subscribe to ur service rather than pirating the content from elsewhere. stop blocking this atv app, we just wanna enjoy watching on certified androidtv device, u obnoxious greedy bastard.
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    UPDATE available for the Kodi-Mod...
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    Netflix settings added to the main menu.
    Video now stops when you press the back button on the remote control.
    Video library screen replaced by profiles screen when going back to the main menu.
    Shutdownmenu deactivated (quit immediately).
    Heppen repo added (for the cosmic skin).
    Auramod repo added (for the auramod skin).
    Unnecessary addons removed and various fixes.
    A fresh installation is recommended so that the new settings take effect.
    After installing a new skin, it must also be adjusted in the skin settings!

    AruaMOD skin install instructions:
    1. Install Marcelveldt's BETA repository and jurialmunkey Alpha Repository , you can install them FROM Auramod Repo AIO. Install from repository > Auramod Repo AIO > Add-on Repository
    2. Install Skin Helper Service from Marcelveldt's BETA repository by going install from repository > Marcelveldt's BETA repository > Context Menus Wait for it to complete
    3. Install Skin Helper Service Widgets from Marcelveldt's BETA repository by going install from repository > Marcelveldt's BETA repository > Video add-ons Wait for it to complete
    4. Install TheMovieDb Helper from jurialmunkey Alpha Repository by going install from repository > jurialmunkey Alpha Repository > Video add-ons Wait for it to complete
    5. Install colorbox Script from Auramod Repo AIO by going install from repository > Auramod Repo AIO > Program add-ons > Wait for it to complete
    6. Install AuraMOD from Auramod Repo AIO by going install from repository > Auramod Repo AIO > Look and feel > Skin Wait for it to complete , switching skins when prompted
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    The stupid company annoyed me and I created a Kodi-Mod with a "ready to use" Netflix plugin. You don't need to adjust the ESN, just log in and get started. You can use it in parallel with Kodi. If someone has experience with Kodi, feel free to improve it.

    HERE