Seedbox Guide

Plex video streaming setup


Plex makes it easy to stream videos, music and photos across all device. And also support most of the video format with ability to transcode on the fly.

Setting up plex for the first time

Start claiming plex server for the first time

1. You need Plex code in order to claim the server.
Open and copy the code to clipboard.

2. Start installing Plex
- Go back to your dashboard -> Click install now
- Paste your code -> Click on Install Plex media server

3. Wait for a few minutes

4. After your Plex successfully installed.
- Click action -> Go to Plex

5. You will be directed to your Plex setup page.

6. Give Plex server a name.

7. Add Library to plex server. (connecting data directory to Plex)

Now data directory is connected to Plex Movies folder.

8. Now the new server will showup on the main page.
- Plex automaticaly scan the directory and organize the media to be ready to use.
- The medias is ready to be stream.

Enable Plex Remote Access

1. Allow plex to be able to access from

  • Goto Setting -> Remote Access
  • Check on "Manually specify public port"
  • Enter your plex port (Can be found on Apps -> Plex Media Server -> Action -> App info)
  • Click Retry

2. Access plex from

  • Go to
  • Login with your Plex account
  • Your server will appear on the list
  • Media can be now play any where and any devices that plex supported