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Plex Podcasts ! Free Plex Feature to Manage and Sync Your Favorite Podcasts Tutorial / How To

Get a Plexpass: (affiliate link) – Plex’s free podcast feature allows you to listen to your favorite podcasts in your Plex client. It will also sync across all of your devices. Mobile devices can donwload for offline listening. See more Plex : and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:42 – Podcasts on Desktop / Web 01:33 – Discovering new podcasts 02:16 – Managing podcast subscriptions / My Podcasts 03:09 – Individual podcast settings 04:01 – Playback and bookmarking across clients 04:54 –…

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Plex Launches New Web Shows Feature – Find Me There Too!

Get a PlexPass – (affiliate link) – Plex launched a new Web Shows feature that will run endless streams of many popular online video shows (including mine!). This is a free feature, no Plex Pass required. See more Plex: and subscribe! Subscribe to my email list to get a weekly digest of upcoming videos! – See my second channel for supplementary content : Join the Facebook group to connect with me and other viewers! Visit the Lon.TV store to purchase…

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Plex Adds New Subtitle Feature: Search and download movie / TV subtitles inside the app!

Get a Plex Pass here: – Plex added a new subtitle feature that allows users to find subtitles inside the app and automatically turn them on. See more Plex: and subscribe! More info – VIDEO INDEX: 01:08 – Compatibility 01:30 – Searching for subtitles and attaching to movies / shows 03:28 – Android TV / Nvidia Shield 03:41 – Subtitles not editable, unique to each user 05:00 – Searching for and changing subtitles on the fly 05:58 – Works with…

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Weekly Wrapup 103 – Plex Server on Nvidia Shield, Kinguin for Windows Licenses? Chromecast vs. Roku

Sign up for a free Plex account – (affiliate link) – See all of this week’s mentioned videos: – This week I talk about the upcoming Nvidia Shield Plex Server release, buying Windows licenses from Kinguin.net, and compare Roku sticks to Chromecasts. Plus a few other things too! Subscribe for more! Subscribe to my email list to get a weekly digest of upcoming videos! – Visit the Lon.TV store to purchase some of my previously reviewed items! Read more about…

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Plex Add-On for Kodi Review – Running on a Raspberry PI 3 with OpenELEC

Sign up for a free Plex account: (affiliate link) – Plex just came out with an official add-on that brings a Plex client to Kodi. It might be useful for folks running with dedicated Kodi devices. See more Plex: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:58 – How to install 03:10 – Plex add on for Kodi in operation 05:06 – Connecting to remote Plex servers 06:33 – Performance on Nvidia Shield TV / Android TV 06:48 – 24p and Dolby TrueHD…

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HDHomerun Premium TV Update: Plex Configuration How to

Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link) – Lots of folks had questions about configuring Plex for the new HDHomerun Premium TV service. Here’s what you have to do right now to make it work, in the future it should be a little smoother. Be sure to watch my Premium TV first look here: Subscribe to my email list to get a weekly digest of upcoming videos! – See my second channel for supplementary content : Join the Facebook group…

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Plex Can be Shared! Share in the home and over the Internet & Parental Restrictions

Sign up for Plex Pass: (affiliate link) – Plex allows you to share all or some of your media libraries over the Internet with friends and family. We also look at Home accounts and how it can be used to restrict what certain members of your household can watch. See more Plex: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:57 – Using Plex Interface to Share Media with Friends and Family 01:46 – Invite a Friend & choose which libraries to share 03:23…

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MECOOL KM8 Android TV Box Review – Not Quite Certified

Find one at Gearbest: (affiliate link) – MECOOL claims to have a Google certified box but it’s clearly not. Netflix doesn’t work and there are other issues with it too. Too bad as it could have been a nice $59 box. See more TV boxes: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:45 – Build quality 00:49 – Processor 01:10 – Supported formats 01:17 – RAM, Storage and OS 01:30 – Ports & Conectivity 01:38 – Wi-Fi & Bluetooth Support 02:30 – Interface…

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Plex on the WD My Cloud ! Mirror, EX2, EX2100, EX4100, EX4, DL2100, DL4100

Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link) — Plex is now directly installable on any two or four drive WD My Cloud network attached storage device. – Sign up for a free Plex account – (affiliate link) In this video I will detail how to install Plex and get it working on your WD My Cloud. It does have a few limitations on transcoding but it does work well for playing back video that is already supported by the target…

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Plex Update: New DVR Grid Channel Guide and VR Surround Sound!

Sign up for a Plexpass: (affiliate link) In this video I take a look at the new grid-style channel guide from Plex, as well as go over new updates on the Plex VR system. See more Plex: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:57 – New Grid View Channel Guide 03:01 – Using new Plex Channel Guide on Apple TV 04:08 – Plex VR System Changes 05:26 – Virtual Surround Sound 07:01 – Final Thoughts Links (all affiliate link): Sign up for…

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How to Use Plex Mobile Sync – Watch your Plex content offline on a phone or tablet!

Sign up for a free Plex account: (affiliate link) – In this edition of our ongoing Plex series I take a look at offline viewing of your content with Mobile Sync! See more Plex: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 01:19 – Configuring SD cards on Android 01:52 – Using mobile data for downloads 02:21 – Downloading an entire season of a TV show 02:31 – Season download filtering options 03:11 – Video quality options 04:13 – Sync status page and transcoding…

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Weekly Wrapup 209: Chromeboxes are not HTPCs, When an ad is not an ad, and more:

It’s Primeday! (affiliate link) – This week I talk about why it’s not worth the effort to shoehorn HTPC functions onto a Chromebox, how some YouTubers have their videos turned into ads, and more! See all of this week’s mentioned content: — INDEX BELOW: VIDEO INDEX: 00:53 – Supporter Thank Yous 01:15 – (non)Ad: Prime day! – 01:52 – Week in review: Extras channel lon.tv/extras 03:39 – Week in review: Main channel 05:41 – HP Chromebox Errata on benchmark test…

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Music on Plex! How to Backup CDs to FLAC, Smart Playlists, and More!

Sign up for a Plexpass: (affiliate link) – Your old CDs have better audio quality than streaming services. Rip them to your Plex server in lossless FLAC format and enjoy greater fidelity! I also explore organizing media and using smart playlists. See more Plex: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 02:03 – Exact Audio Copy CD Ripping Software 05:44 – Total size of CD Rip / Copying to Plex 06:41 – Browsing Music on Plex 07:13 – Plex Music Metadata / Changing…

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Plex Cloud – How to Run a Plex Server Remotely Using Dropbox, Google Drive, or One Drive!

Sign up for a free Plex account – (affiliate link) – Plex Cloud is a Plex server in the cloud that can play and transcode your media from cloud storage services like Dropbox and Google Drive. See more Plex – and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 00:02 – Explanation of what Plex Cloud is 01:04 – Starting the setup process 02:26 – Setting up cloud storage service and permissions 03:24 – Building media libraries 05:29 – Playing back media 06:51 – Transcoding…

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Weekly Wrapup 203 – YouTuber Burnout? State of the Wrapup, Security Cam Security

Sponsored by Plex: – This week we explore YouTuber burnout, check out the wrapup’s analytics, and more. See all of this week’s mentioned content: and subscribe! — Index below: VIDEO INDEX: 00:34 – Supporter Thank Yous 00:51 – Ad: Plex Podcasts – 03:33 – My Podcast back catalog 04:55 – Week in Review: Extras 05:03 – Main channel week in review 05:19 – On My Mind: YouTuber Burnout? 11:21 – State of the Wrapup 14:54 – Q&A : How secure…

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WD My Passport Wireless SSD Review – Portable Network Storage with Plex Server

Buy it on Amazon – (affiliate link) – WD’s My Passport Wireless SSD is a portable NAS device that has its own Plex server and can quickly backup photos, files, and videos from SD Cards. See more NAS: and subscribe! VIDEO INDEX: 01:37 – Hardware Overview 01:49 – Price 02:11 – SD Card slot and backup options 02:54 – Direct attached storage mode 03:24 – USB 3 port / phone charger and data transfer 03:49 – Battery life 05:11 –…

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Nvidia Shield TV Android 8 (Oreo) Update! Run Plex Server on 16 GB Shield (non-pro)

Sign up for a Plex Pass: – Nvidia’s Shield TV is getting an Android 8 Oreo update with a new interface. And Plex has a new feature to make running a server on the regular non-pro 16GB shield easier with external storage! Here’s some tips. See more Plex: and subscribe! Related video: Nvidia Shield running a Plex Server: VIDEO INDEX: 01:35 – Android TV 8.0 Oreo Interface Changes 01:42 – Finding and organizing apps 02:31 – Play Next for media…

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Stream your home media files away from home

Many people overlook a pretty awesome secondary use for a NAS – media streaming! But that isn’t quite so useful if you can’t view those files away from home… Ting link: Corsair link: Pricing & discussion: Support us: Join our community forum: Intro Screen Music Credit: Title: Laszlo – Supernova Video Link: iTunes Download Link: Artist Link: Outro Screen Music Credit: Approaching Nirvana – Sugar High Sound effects provided by source

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Gemini Lake NUC and Plex Transcoding: $260 Plex Server!

Get a Plex Pass here: (affiliate link) – Intel’s new low-end chipset does a great job with Plex hardware transcoding. In this video we simultaneously transcode MPEG2, Blu-Ray MKV, and 4k UHD Blu-Ray MKV on a $260 PC! See more Plex: and subscribe! See other videos in my Gemini Lake series here: Find everything you need for a NUC here: (affiliate link) VIDEO INDEX: 02:42 – Running Linux for the Plex Server 03:27 – Plex does not properly transcode HDR…

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Weekly Wrapup 120: Reviewer Threatened Over 1 Star Review, Plex Hardware transcoding & More

See all of this week’s mentioned videos: – This week we hear from a viewer who was asked to make her Amazon reviews more positive by a brand, talk about intensive tasks on cheap PCs, and Plex hardware transcoding. Subscribe for more! VIDEO INDEX: 00:48 – Week in review 02:58 – Errata: Ethernet device on the MiBox review 04:10 – Q&A : NAS Hardware video transcoding on Qnap/Synology/WD 06:28 – Q&A : Viewer threatened to change review ratings on Amazon…

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