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Change "Kodi Plex Addon" Client name

sde91sde91 Posts: 15Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

Hey guys,

Is there any way I can change the default name of the AddIn (Kodi Plex Addon) to anything custom?

The reason why I ask this, is because I use a Plex Channel (HelloHue) which triggers an Action (Turn Lights on / off) when a specific Client plays some Content. Currently any Kodi Client which runs the Plex Addon presents itself with the same name (Kodi Plex Addon), which will always turn on / off my lights.

Thank you!

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  • Jonte110Jonte110 Posts: 3Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    Have the same problem but with Chromecast! :(

  • danjames92danjames92 Posts: 3,200Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    @Jonte110 said:
    Have the same problem but with Chromecast! :(

    Nothing to do with Plex for Kodi.

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  • andyblac1974andyblac1974 Posts: 1,063Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Plex Ninja

    change your host name on each box, PFK uses this as part of friendly name.

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