1. 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+...
  2. 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...
  3. 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.
  4. Telos

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

    I have a valid LE cert for When I attempt to reach Plex using the link in Package Center/Plex I get from Edge: When I inspect the certificate for this page, it is for, not my DDNS domain...
  5. 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.
  6. 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...
  7. 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?
  8. 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...
  9. Telos

    Info Official Plex release for DSM 7 now available

  10. ThinkYEAH

    DSM 7.0 Plex movies buffering - Mi TV Stick

    Hi, I have setup Plex server on my DS920+ and works great for TV and other devices exept i have problem when i add subtitles on Andorid Box (Mi TV Stick). Movies starts fine but when i add subtitles i have buffering problems. I have Plex pass, i have activate original quality, tried to edit...
  11. D

    My biggest regret - buying a WD My Cloud Home

    So I wanted to setup a little Plex server for my daughter. You know just in case we ever don’t have internet access or something. But I always put it off because it wasn’t exactly a priority. Then I saw a deal for a 4TB My Cloud Home (from Western Digital). So many problems getting content on...
  12. T

    DSM 7.0 Plex and DSM7

    Hi, Does your Plex (1.21.0-3744) see any pictures in the 'photo' folder? I have first updated Plex when a new version for DSM7 became available, but pictures in photo folder were not seen. Then I uninstalled Plex completely and installed it again. The same result - no pictures in Plex, while...
  13. crazyfeet

    Setting up Synology NAS as a PVR

    I'm trying to get my head around the whole subject of recording live TV, so am looking for some advise on how to setup my NAS as a Freeview PVR. Really need some advise on what TV Tuners you would recommend and how I can can record Freeview HD Channels. I assume that once TV tuner is setup you...
  14. O

    Rack recommendations for home usage inc Plex

    So everything I've read so far says run a million miles away from using a Rack server if I'm intending to run a Plex Media Server as they don't have the horsepower processor wise. I have a comms rack in my house with my ethernet switch, patch panels and it's currently hosting my poverty spec...
  15. S

    Plex - Folder nesting

    Hi All So, uploading material to my sparkly new Plex server continues. My folders are nested as follows: Media -Movies -TV Shows --Breeders ---Season 01 ----Breeders - s01e01 - No Sleep.mkv ----Breeders - s01e01 - No Sleep.vsmeta However, I have a problem when trying to introduce another...
  16. B

    Solved plex app vanished from firewall built-in app list

    Hello everyone, Who know I'm luckier here than posts in Synology Forum and Plex Reddit. I had a couple times in the last 2 years issues with an outside connection within plex as ilustrated below. I always could get rid of this kind of error by restarting DSM. This time it was diferent...
  17. oRBIT

    Activate hardware transcoding on Plex Docker Container?

    I've read about people doing it but haven't still seen any explanation (for mortals) how to actually do it, as simple as possible. Marius described a way of doing it exporting the docker-settingsfile and modifiying it but I miss some details to go through with it (guide refers to elements that'...
  18. oRBIT

    Guide for installing Plex in Docker?

    I really want to get better with Docker, and I've tried following a few guides online for installing Plex as a Docker-container on my DS918+, but I can't get it running. The Docker-Plex log always ends up with "critical: libusb_init failed" and I can't access any webui. I've got a normal...
  19. SynoMan

    Jellyfin - An open source Plex alternative available in Docker

    Jellyfin is a Free Software Media System that puts you in control of managing and streaming your media. It is an alternative to the proprietary Emby and Plex, to provide media from a dedicated server to end-user devices via multiple apps. More on their site: UI Docker...
  20. one-eyed-king

    Is Plex free live TV streaming available for you?

    I recently recevied an email about Plex providing free live TV streaming now. Though, neither in plex.web, nor in the Android client I see evidence of it. I am running PMS (which commes with plex.web 4.34.3) and the Android client Is it available...