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2. No, they really are not supported.
3. They are not coming back
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Plex addon MrMC

Any issues that are Plex Addon related
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hempie
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Plex addon MrMC

Post by hempie » 07 Mar 2019, 09:39

I hate Plex because it converts everything before playing it. ( i always use english subtitles )

Therefore i am using MrMC.

Now i am wondering, when playing a video through MrMC using the plex library, will plex convert this video also or will it play directly.
In other words, does plex just pass through the location of the file to MrMC?

thanks
Running AppleTV 4k (5th generation) with MrMC.
Samsung UHD TV.
Denon X3500H Receiver.
Dali Oberon Speakers.

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amet
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Re: Plex addon MrMC

Post by amet » 07 Mar 2019, 10:11

It’s direct play by default, so file is untouched and passed on to us by plex

Itzme1234
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Re: Plex addon MrMC

Post by Itzme1234 » 07 Mar 2019, 21:56

I have a very related question. My Plex app default is to Play Original. My MrMC uses the Plex as service. If I try to play some 4K videos in Plex it often fails, but those same files will play in MrMC (in Ariana,Plex as service). While that impresses me, I wonder why/how mrmc can play them while Plex can’t.

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