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  1. N

    DSM7 TVHeadend and Plex

    Hi, im keen to connect Plex to my TVHeadend server - both running on DSM 7, but I can’t find a decent guide specifically for Synology. There are references to folders which I can’t find on the Synology for plugins etc. has anyone been able to get these to work together - they work well...
  2. poolgrape

    DSM 7.0 Plex Docker or Package Center?

    Hi, I am about to pull the trigger on purchasing the DS920+. I will be using it as a Plex Server mainly, and also setting up a torrent client with *arr intergration, with the torrent traffic hopefully going through a VPN; need to research my options here. Is it better to have Plex installed...
  3. christyrm

    Plex no longer allows me to add path to Synology

    I'm on the current build of synology 6.2.4.x and I've just moved house. As I was setting things back up, I got the Synology up and running and launched Plex. My local Synology libraries are all gone. I figured something hiccuped so I went to add them anew. I followed the normal path of clicking...
  4. Sly870

    DSM 7.0 Plex x265 HEVC issue

    Good evening :) When we try watch the 4K HEVC/x265 video, they seem to buffer quite a bit. Running this on a DS920+, any fix or way to help the NAS process these videos? I do have Plex pass with transcoding enabled. If not, do I just have to play 1080p videos? :( Thanks for the help!
  5. D

    Plex Permission error - Couldn't check for the existence of file

    I could do with some help trobleshooting this error in my plex install v. 1.24.5.5173-7000 Plex is not able to access my tv/movie directories. I've added the "plex" user on my synology to all user groups, and given it read/write access to every volume on the synology and still no joy. I also...
  6. K

    Kodi and Plex Questions

    I recently upgraded my DS418Play to DSM7. I have 2 seperate questions. WheI have a heap of additional folders (assuming System Folders). E.g. @appconf @USBCopy etc. These never used to show up.... so I am curious if I have done something in the update (have updated Plex in the process too) On...
  7. P

    Plex + TailScale

    Have Plex server running on the Synology DS7.0+ - all seems fine except not able to access while remote. Note I also have a Plex server running on a max on the same network and no issues accessing. Connections are w/TailScale, work really well.. been rock solid for months. Heading out of town...
  8. A

    DS218+ with heavy Plex use - Upgrade to DSM 7.0.1 - or stay on 6.2.4

    Hi all, I am a newbie Synology users (6 months) or so, it's being used to backup Desktop/laptop data (using Drive), and to host all our videos, which we used multiple times a day via Plex specially for our kids. I've upgraded RAM to 4GB, but everything else is stock, no dongles, add-ons, etc...
  9. fredbert

    Package Plex v1.24.2 on DSM 7 brings back 'Plex Media Server' in shared folder

    Probably late to this party but I've just updated to the latest release of Plex on my NAS running DSM 7. In DSM 6 Plex created shared folder 'Plex' to hold its configuration data, media metadata, logs, caches, etc. This folder could be backed up by Hyper Backup and made restoring easy. With...
  10. marco

    App Weemple Video Tools - App to applying naming convention to video files 1.6.0

    Hello! As you know, Video Station, Plex and others media players, have the ability to automatically associate the video metadata from an online catalog, based on the file name. So is important to have the movies and the tv shows following the naming convention of the player, and is also...
  11. Moisty007

    Plex not accessing my NAS directly only via my PC.

    I wonder if anybody can help me? I have a plex server set up on a Synology DS420J and I can only access my media if my PC is running. Within the "remote access" section of Plex, the private IP address is that of my PC and not the IP address of my NAS. I have a static IP address already set up...
  12. V

    DSM 6.2 Installing Plex via Package Center vs. Manual Install

    Hello, I would like to install Plex on my DS920+ running DSM 6.2.4, and I'm wondering about the pros and cons of installing via the Package Center vs. Manual Install. It looks like the version of Plex in the Package Center is behind the latest version available directly from Plex. Is it true...
  13. DrMcFizz1e

    Question about CPUs: is XEON D-1527 really worse than an i3?

    Hi Everyone! I'm trying to decide which NAS to go for based on processor. I need a NAS that can handle Plex and also smoothly run a Windows VM (with radio station software on it), and I've had some great advice and recommendations here and elsewhere. I'm thinking about the Synology DS-1621xs+...
  14. D

    Plex and remote disks

    so - I have a flex sever running on the sinology - works great. I have an old NAS with a whole bunch of stuff on it that I want to expose to plex, using the much faster processor of the synology - so I went into file station and added remote mount points for the appropriate directories - and...
  15. ElLoko

    NO access to plex by vpn.

    Good morning I have my nas synology running with VPN. I have external access to everything except Plex because I always take the ip of the vpn some solution. Thank you.
  16. Telos

    DSM 6.2 Cert Confusion... Reaching Plex with Synology DDNS

    I have a valid LE cert for xxxxxxxx.synology.me. When I attempt to reach Plex using the link in Package Center/Plex https://xxxxx.synology.me:32400/web http://xxxxx.synology.me/32400/web I get from Edge: When I inspect the certificate for this page, it is for Plex.com, not my DDNS domain...
  17. nthkmf

    Cannot complete setup Plex Server? What todo next

    Dear Bro, I am installing Plex to replace Video Station. At the final stage, the Finish button turn around and around (see the photo). How to solve this problem? I also set the name and add film folder at the step two.
  18. Telos

    DSM 7 RC Trashes Plex - DO NOT UPDATE

    From Plex This announcement is let you know that Synology DSM 7.0, build 41882 (Release Candidate) has introduced breaking changes to everything we’ve accomplished in the Beta. This announcement is to inform our current status and provide you interim Plex support. Synology changed what is...
  19. N

    Watching Surveillance Station Live View on Plex?

    I have a DS220+ running Surveillance Station and Plex Media Server. Is it possible to view my SS live view/recordings using Plex?
  20. B

    Video streaming outside LAN - What is the best way?

    Hi all, Recently I have upgraded NAS to Synology DS720+ and would like to share videos online to 4K Smart TV`s (replacement for Netflix, Amazon Prime). Locally I use Infuse Pro on Apple TV and no issues there. My Internet connection is 1000/300 (Mb/s). I would like to stream to quite new TV`s...
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