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PlexConnect on synology

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  • asaweliasaweli Posts: 239Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    @moody_blue said:
    My Syno has crashed and I've ordered a new one. It will be 2-3 weeks until I'm ready to reply any questions. Sorry for that.

    Happy New Year

    happy new year to you!

    which one did you order :-)

  • moody_bluemoody_blue Posts: 2,762Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Plex Ninja
    edited January 6

    I've ordered a DS216+II with 1xHGST 5TB NAS disk for ~500€ (previously I had DS411slim with 4xHGST 1TB, one of them will be migrated to the DS216+II)

    QNAP TS-253A 4G QTS 4.3.3.0229 + PMS 1.9.3 + QPython2 2.7.12.0 + PlexConnect 0.5-dev-230417

    TV Sony KDL-32V2500 (720p) + aTV3 Rev. A firmware 7.2.2 + Denon AVR-1604 A/V Receiver 5.1 + Harmony Touch

    Portables 1x iPad4, 2x Android phone, 1x Android tablet, 2x PMP

    No support via PM unless requested by me

  • asaweliasaweli Posts: 239Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    looks like a great machine... i assume it does a good job at transcoding?

  • moody_bluemoody_blue Posts: 2,762Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Plex Ninja
    edited January 6

    I don't think so. I hope it can transcode my old DVD colection, mostly in MPEG-2 480p/520p (so that I can use MakeMKV instead of Handbrake to rip it), but after getting an idea of its maximum transcodable bitrate I will use PoisonConvert to automatically verify my library and remux (or reencode) what is needed. Subtitles will be rendered by PlexConnect and not transcoded by PMS (I hope).

    QNAP TS-253A 4G QTS 4.3.3.0229 + PMS 1.9.3 + QPython2 2.7.12.0 + PlexConnect 0.5-dev-230417

    TV Sony KDL-32V2500 (720p) + aTV3 Rev. A firmware 7.2.2 + Denon AVR-1604 A/V Receiver 5.1 + Harmony Touch

    Portables 1x iPad4, 2x Android phone, 1x Android tablet, 2x PMP

    No support via PM unless requested by me

  • asaweliasaweli Posts: 239Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    have not heard of poisonconvert what exactly does it do?

  • diabludiablu Posts: 20Members ✭✭

    Hello, happy new year for everyone.

    Y have reinstall my synlogy and after that my plexconnect is break.

    I have reinstall all but every time I receive the 'no trailers unavaible' message.

    I think is a problem whit the certifecates but I can't solve it. Can anyone help me?

    my config is:
    NAS : DS 713 + DSM 6.0.2-8451 Update 8
    APPLE TV 3 : IOS 7.2
    plexconnect : 0.5-17
    plexmedia server : 1.3.3.3148-b38628e
    Python : 0109

    Thanks in advance!

  • moody_bluemoody_blue Posts: 2,762Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Plex Ninja
    edited January 15

    @diablu said:
    Y have reinstall my synlogy and after that my plexconnect is break.

    Probably you need to delete the certs in the ATV3 and load the new ones that were generated during reinstall

    QNAP TS-253A 4G QTS 4.3.3.0229 + PMS 1.9.3 + QPython2 2.7.12.0 + PlexConnect 0.5-dev-230417

    TV Sony KDL-32V2500 (720p) + aTV3 Rev. A firmware 7.2.2 + Denon AVR-1604 A/V Receiver 5.1 + Harmony Touch

    Portables 1x iPad4, 2x Android phone, 1x Android tablet, 2x PMP

    No support via PM unless requested by me

  • diabludiablu Posts: 20Members ✭✭

    @moody_blue said:

    @diablu said:
    Y have reinstall my synlogy and after that my plexconnect is break.

    Probably you need to delete the certs in the ATV3 and load the new ones that were generated during reinstall

    Thanks moody_blue, after reinstall the certificate in the atv3 all works anothertime! you are the best!

  • soyguillesoyguille Posts: 5Members ✭✭
    edited January 27

    No APK Servers for my recently purchased DS716+II :((

    Actually I am running PlexConnect from OSX , but I will like to change transcoding an Plex to NASS.

    Does anybody has this model working ??

  • moody_bluemoody_blue Posts: 2,762Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Plex Ninja

    Simply pick the last APK. It will run in DSM6. PlexConnect is not platform dependent. As you already have certificates generated in OSX please keep them, and after PlexConnect installation copy them to the Syno.

    QNAP TS-253A 4G QTS 4.3.3.0229 + PMS 1.9.3 + QPython2 2.7.12.0 + PlexConnect 0.5-dev-230417

    TV Sony KDL-32V2500 (720p) + aTV3 Rev. A firmware 7.2.2 + Denon AVR-1604 A/V Receiver 5.1 + Harmony Touch

    Portables 1x iPad4, 2x Android phone, 1x Android tablet, 2x PMP

    No support via PM unless requested by me

  • soyguillesoyguille Posts: 5Members ✭✭

    Plexconnect: 0.5-17 is running on DSM6 DS716+II

    Problem now is it doesn't discover PMS

    @moody_blue said:
    Simply pick the last APK. It will run in DSM6. PlexConnect is not platform dependent. As you already have certificates generated in OSX please keep them, and after PlexConnect installation copy them to the Syno.

  • moody_bluemoody_blue Posts: 2,762Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Plex Ninja
    edited January 29

    To discover PMS it is necessary the following (please pick only one of these two alternatives):

    a) ATV and PMS are both logged in to MyPlex
    b) ATV and PMS are both logged off MyPlex and PMS is parametrized as described in https://support.plex.tv/hc/en-us/articles/200890058-Require-authentication-for-local-network-access "Settings > Server > Network > List of networks that are allowed without auth"

    If you choose alternative b) then it is also recommended to disable GDM in Settings.cfg (PlexConnect's parameters file)

    enable_plexgdm = False
    ip_pms = 192.168.1.10 <== the IP of the PC where PMS is installed

    QNAP TS-253A 4G QTS 4.3.3.0229 + PMS 1.9.3 + QPython2 2.7.12.0 + PlexConnect 0.5-dev-230417

    TV Sony KDL-32V2500 (720p) + aTV3 Rev. A firmware 7.2.2 + Denon AVR-1604 A/V Receiver 5.1 + Harmony Touch

    Portables 1x iPad4, 2x Android phone, 1x Android tablet, 2x PMP

    No support via PM unless requested by me

  • bwynantsbwynants Posts: 429Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    update uploaded, uses latest plexconnect from GitHub....no other changes

  • BeijtelBeijtel Posts: 1Members

    Hi,
    Anyone tested PlexConnect with the DSM 6.1-15047? Is it compatible? (I'm still hesitant to update my DS216Play)
    Thx in advance....

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