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shaka 1001 - playback error

thepregnantgodthepregnantgod Posts: 36Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

Looks like a lot of folks are having this error.

For me, it's when I try to play a 4k UHD rip. I have a 4k monitor - though something about HDR settings (identified through DVDFab Media player used to confirm the rip is good) might make it want to transcode?

Either way, when I click on the movie I get the shaka 1001 playback error. Only on the 4k movies.

Answers

  • ksnellksnell Posts: 9Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    I get the same error, and it is also only on the 4k movies. Did you ever find a fix?

  • greyghost19greyghost19 Posts: 6Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    I am having this error and it is getting annoying. It is not for 4kfor me but seems to happen near the end when a program is almost over. I'm wondering if it has to do with the play queue. Seems to only happen to me for programs that don't have another episode coming up.

  • thepregnantgodthepregnantgod Posts: 36Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    Never found a fix. I get a thousand responses a day about other shaka1001 errors. Let's hope the developers believe us and fix the issue.

  • ksnellksnell Posts: 9Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    Agreed. There are certainly some real stability issues.

    I had a minor breakthrough on a file. I could get it to actually play through Microsoft Edge, but not Chrome or my Apple TVs. Very strange.

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