February 20th, 2020

children of dune - leto 1

it's not been the best day

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I think I picked up a mild cold, which ick. But whatever.

Now, more about Plex! Specifically some useful tools once your server is up and running.

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Now, on to Plex itself.

Plex client apps--like the Plex app in FireTV, or the one in your SmartTV, or in Roku, or your browser, etc--are the ones that actually play the media locally and remotely. For reasons, they sometimes have problems with some kinds of files, some resolutions, and some audio streams. Your TV or sound system may also only be able to play certain resolutions and audio. Especially for remote access, you're going to want multiple resolutions. Why?

Transcoding, the thing we must avoid. I'll explain.

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Happy plexing!

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