1. M

    Syncing Trakt with Showmax & DSTV

    I recently found out about and have been very interested in compiling a list of all the shows I have watched. It's quite a lot of admin, but interesting to see. I have started with Netflix and found it quite easy to sync, check and update, but has anyone figured out how to sync showmax...
  2. P

    USB stick or set top box to view live free TV on Plex

    Has anyone been able to setup live TV and PVR on Plex? What dvb-t2 USB TV stick or set top box is a good but affordable, for this? I have Pctv 292e tv stick and can pick up etv channels on Linux but not SABC. Not sure if I need a stronger aerial (am using Ellies outdoor digital TV aerial which...
  3. Hanno Labuschagne

    This is why having Plex on a NAS truly rocks

    This is why having Plex on a NAS truly rocks If you have a bunch of series saved on a PC or external hard drive and are looking for a way to streamline the way you watch this content, then here is the solution: Plex and a NAS. Why it took me so long to try this combination out, I do not know...
  4. Newsfeed

    Personalised streaming news added to Plex

    Personalised streaming news added to Plex Plex has integrated personalised, streaming news into its media player software.
  5. J

    Using Plex as an XtraView DVR

    Hi all, Live TV and DVR for Plex has just come out of beta for Plex Pass subscribers, and I was wondering if it was possible to now utilise the new features to decode/record/watch the stream coming from my Explora (Explora as the primary decoder and HTPC running Plex Server as a secondary...
  6. M

    New Smart TV or streaming/casting device?

    So I've read countless and countless of reviews and comparisons, but can't decide between a Roku, Chromecast or Apple TV. Or just getting a smart TV. Our current setup: We have both Android and Apple devices at home to cast from, an ancient Xbox 360 we use for Plex and Netflix access and we...
  7. S

    Trouble with Playing 4k Content.

    Hi Guys, I am at that point, where I am having to post about it for help, this never happens. Right so we are the proud new owner of a 4k tv, yipeee. I have an xbox 1s as well as a gigabyte brix i5 with 8gb ram connect to the tv as an HTPC. On my HTPC I run both Kodi and Plex and have a...
  8. F

    Samsung Smart TV & Amazon Prime Video

    Hi guys! I've got a bit of a problem, and wondering if anyone else experienced this as well. I have a Samsung Smart TV 40" H5303. Yeah it's a couple of years old but still works relatively fine. I've got Netflix and Plex installed and both work fine. The trouble started when Amazon Prime...
  9. Kevin Lancaster

    Plex buys Watchup streaming news service

    Plex buys Watchup streaming news service Media server company Plex has acquired streaming news start-up Watchup, TechCrunch reported.
  10. Kevin Lancaster

    Portable Wi-Fi hard drive runs Plex Media Server

    Portable Wi-Fi hard drive runs Plex Media Server Western Digital said its My Passport Wireless Pro is the first portable Plex Media Server.
  11. Z

    Alternative to Plex on Fire TV

    Hey guys, I'm having mega issues with Plex on my Fire TV 2! MEGA issues!! When it starts up, it just gets stuck on the Plex Loading screen and nothing ever happens! If I uninstall the Plex app and then re-install it, then it works. But, once I go back to the home screen and go back into Plex...
  12. H

    Dstv connected to media server

    Hi all, needing some advice I have recently setup a Plex server and need to find a way to connect my tv with one hdmi port to my pc and dstv decoder. I have looked at chromecast as well as apple tv. Is there a way to connect my dstv to PC?
  13. J

    Of WiFi's, Ethernets and not so Smart Smart TV's

    Hi Guys This might not be quite the appropriate place to ask this, but it does involve networking via either the cable and or WiFi. I recently bought a Hisense 40" "Smart" TV. It does connect to my Wifi, I can watch youtube etc. but it isn't exactly the fastest, and I just can't get it to...
  14. Kevin Lancaster

    Plex now on the new Apple TV

    Plex now on the new Apple TV The new Apple TV now has an official client for the Plex media server.
  15. DrJohnZoidberg

    My pet Python... project for Plex.

    Few month ago I decided I wanted to learn Python, so I set myself up a project. Lately it's been consuming most of my spare time as I cram to get as much as I can done to get a stable release out. While not there yet it's at least starting to take shape and is useful without being too buggy...
  16. Kevin Lancaster

    Plex hacked – change your password

    Plex hacked – change your password Media streaming software maker Plex has informed users that some of its servers have been compromised.
  17. A

    Chromecast and Hulu

    Hi, i have a Chromecast which i use for plex only. i was wondering if their is any way of watching Hulu on it?
  18. W

    How to setup Sickbeard +SABnzbd +Plex - Step by Step Video Guide

    Question: How do I setup my PC to automatically download my tv shows for me and then alert my media centre that their is a new episode? Answer: To answer this I have created a Step By Step Video Guide to take you through the steps of setting up Sickbeard with SABnzbd and then top it off by...
  19. W

    FINALLY- I setup my PC to automatically download TV shows. Here's HOW

    I'd Like to share my success in setting up my pc so that it can automatically download my TV episodes. Ive made a step by step video on how to do it. Visit the video here
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    Roku 2 Cracked

    Full details here: