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PLEX Client for Windows

CapnAmericaCapnAmerica Posts: 17Members, Plex Pass
Hi,

Does anyone know if there is any functional Windows client for PLEX that can be installed and used on an in-home alternative PC? I would like to stream from my PMS to another Television in the house. Anyone got any recommendations or setup advice etc?

Thanks

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  • darrindarrin Plex Dev Team Posts: 2,044Members
    CapnAmerica -

    Sorry no there's not yet a Client for Windows...

    BUT it sounds like you're talking about setting it up against a TV... so here are some options for you:

    1. If you're the patient type you could get LG's Smart TV Upgrader - BUT it won't have Plex until potentially as late as Q3 of this year.
    2. If you're impatient and not afraid of small challenges take a look at this to make your ATV2 into a Plex Client: http://forums.plexapp.com/index.php/forum/76-apple-tv-2nd-gen/

    As for ATV2 Client as of this writing 0.7.1 is available and I understand it to be pretty good!

    Enjoy,
    -Darrin
  • mikedm139mikedm139 Plugin Developer Posts: 3,023Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Plex Ninja
    You might be interested in this thread. There has been some work done on an unofficial Windows client. I'm not really up-to-date on what stage its at.

  • hippojayhippojay Posts: 958Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass
    What, no love for PleXBMC...

    Another option is to use XBMC and install the PleXBMC plugin - which allows you to play Plex managed media through XBMC:
  • mikedm139mikedm139 Plugin Developer Posts: 3,023Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Plex Ninja
    hippojay wrote:

    What, no love for PleXBMC...

    Another option is to use XBMC and install the PleXBMC plugin - which allows you to play Plex managed media through XBMC:



    Sorry hippojay. Got much respect for PleXBMC... Slipped my mind (not a user) :unsure:
  • darrindarrin Plex Dev Team Posts: 2,044Members
    mikedm139 wrote:

    Sorry (release day in Plex for Android world had me distracted). No slight intended! That's why it's so great to be on a forum... :)



  • pnewelljrpnewelljr Posts: 39Members, Plex Pass
    Is an official client planned?
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