Plex organizes all of your personal media, wherever you keep it, so you can access and enjoy it on any screen. With Plex, you can easily stream your videos, music, photos and home movies to your Windows device from your home computers running Plex Media Server (available for free at https://plex.tv/downloads).
- Plex makes your media beautiful with rich descriptions, artwork, and other metadata. - Plex automatically converts your media on-the-fly to play on any device. - Easily share your media with friends and family. - Browse your media on any Plex-enabled device and fling it to any screen. - Control your big screen experience from any phone or tablet. - Access a wide range of online channels such as TED, Revision3, and TWiT. - Queue online videos from sites like Vimeo and YouTube and watch them later on any device.
With Plex, your media universe is constantly expanding. Getting up and running is easy, so start now!
NOTE: PLEX FOR WINDOWS IS CURRENTLY NOT COMPATIBLE WITH GOOGLE CHROMECAST. YOU MUST HAVE A PLEX MEDIA SERVER (AVAILABLE FOR FREE AT https://plex.tv/downloads) INSTALLED AND RUNNING TO STREAM LOCAL MEDIA. VERSION 0.9.8.14 OR HIGHER IS REQUIRED. DRM-protected content (such as video from the iTunes store), ISO disc images, and VIDEO_TS folders are not supported. MKV containers, DTS audio, FLAC music, and subtitles are not supported for Direct Play, and will be transcoded. Connecting to a Plex Media Server on the local machine requires a loopback exemption due to Windows application sandboxing.
NEW - Support Plex Sync - Use current screen scaling when using transcoded images - Refresh main page when idle for a while
FIX - A number of user-reported crashes
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NEW - Updated HLS stack
FIX - Sync transfers of files larger than 2GB - A number of Sync user interface issues - A number of user-submitted crashes
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FIX - A number of user-submitted crashes
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NEW - Updated HLS stack - DirectPlay avi/wmv3|vc1/ac3 - Force Direct Play keyboard shortcut changed to Ctrl + Shift + P
FIX - Save quality correctly for new sync items - Load queue items when local server requires authorization - Stop music on remote player when bringing content to local controller - Support tapping anywhere on music player slider - Gray out Now Playing button when controlling a remote player - A number of user-submitted crashes